Friday, August 3, 2018

The Twelve Decrees issued by the Monastic Committee & Monasteries Affairs of the Coptic Orthodox Church

August 3, 2018 Featured

Coptic Orthodox Church Spokesperson – 8/3/18 The Twelve Decrees issued by the Monastic Committee & Monasteries Affairs of the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria. Source:

0 comments Read the full article →

Who are the Two Patriarchs of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church

August 3, 2018 Featured

Solomon Kibriye (Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) – OCP News Service – 03/08/18 Special Courtesy – Archdeacon Tesfa Mikael Williams (News Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) His Holiness Patriarch Abune Mathias gave a moving speech yesterday August 1, 2018, welcoming home Patriarch Abune Merkorios home after two and a half decades in exile. Their ‘Holinesses’ will now share […]

1 comment Read the full article →

‘Cyber Space, Religion and Human Life’ – Fr. B. M. Thomas

August 3, 2018 Featured

Fr B. M. Thoams (OCP Research Associate) – OCP News Service – 8/3/18 Almost six decades ago, Canadian professor and philosopher Marshall Mc Luhan wrote one of the most influential books, then, on media theory ever. Understanding Media introduced a number of ideas and phrases that now seem very common. Two decades prior, it all […]

0 comments Read the full article →

Holy Prophet Elijah

August 3, 2018 Featured

Church of Serbia – 3/8/18 The Holy Prophet Elijah is one of the greatest of the prophets and the first dedicated to virginity in the Old Testament. He was born in Tishba of Gilead into the Levite tribe 900 years before the Incarnation of the Word of God.St Epiphanius of Cyprus gives the following account […]

0 comments Read the full article →

Myrrh-bearer and Equal of the Apostles Mary Magdalene

August 3, 2018 Featured

Church of Serbia – 8/3/18 On the banks of Lake Genesareth (Galilee), between the cities of Capharnum and Tiberias, was the small city of Magdala, the remains of which have survived to our day. Now only the small village of Mejhdel stands on the site. A woman whose name has entered forever into the Gospel […]

0 comments Read the full article →

ESTONIAN FAITHFUL CELEBRATE 460TH ANNIVERSARY OF APPEARANCE OF MIRACULOUS ICONS OF MOTHER OF GOD AND ST. NICHOLAS

August 3, 2018 Featured
Photo: narvaeparhia.ee

Orthochristian.com – 3/8/18 The Orthodox world has had a great many anniversaries to celebrate lately—the 100th anniversary of the execution of the Royal Martyrs, followed by that of St. Elizabeth the Grand Duchess and those with her the next day, the 30th anniversary of the revival of monasticism in the Kiev Caves, and the 1,030th […]

0 comments Read the full article →

Inauguration of Sayfo Monument in Tampa – USA

August 3, 2018 Featured

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 3/8/18 On July 28th 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated a Sayfo Monument in commemoration of the Syriac Genocide at St. Athanasius Church in Tampa – USA. Their Eminences: Mor Dionysius John Kawak, Patriarchal Vicar for the Eastern USA, Mor Clemis Eugene Kaplan, Patriarchal Vicar for the Western […]

0 comments Read the full article →

‘We don’t need to learn the religion from you’ – PM Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia to UAE Crown Prince

August 3, 2018 Featured
http://www.tigraionline.com

  OCP News Service – 8/3/18 Addis Ababa -Ethiopia: Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia recently stated that he rejected an offer from Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Zayed of Abu Dhabi to construct an Islamic Center in Ads Ababa. It was reported that Mohammed Bin Zayed told the Ethiopian PM that “We will help you […]

0 comments Read the full article →

The Saga of Kosovo

August 3, 2018 Featured

William Dorich – Mighty Nose – July- August 2018 Six hundred years ago, on St. Vitus Day, Christian army of Serbian Prince Lazar and Islamic conquerors under Turkish Sultan Murat fought a great battle on the plain of Kosovo. Serbs were defending themselves and Christian Europe from the Ottoman invasion, but at Kosovo, they were […]

0 comments Read the full article →

On the Martyrdom of Bishop Anba Epiphanius

August 3, 2018 Featured

Bishop Antonty – 3/8/18 The martyrdom of Bishop Epiphanious inside his monastery in the midst of the monks by Bishop Antony What’s concerning me about the story is that he was going out from his cell and going to the midnight praises. The monks were surprised because he was late and that was not the […]

0 comments Read the full article →

The Camino de Santiago: My Reflections

August 3, 2018 Featured

Deacon Daniel Malyon (Representing the Coptic Orthodox Church in UK to Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE) – OCP News Service – 3/8/18  Preparation “The goal is a perfect peacefulness even in the middle of the raging storm.” – St John Climacus. In the busy modern world, the concept of escaping the world to spend time alone with God […]

0 comments Read the full article →