Borehole Drilling – A Dream Come True for St. Irene Orthodox Mission Center & Orphanage in Kenya

St. Irene Orthodox Mission Center & Orphanage in Kenya - The Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa - August 2018 Visit https://www.stireneorthodoxmission.org/ Click Here to Donate Water is Life and this is the way we could display God’s love in dedicating the water well to the kids at the orphanage and needy community around us where people have ...

Malankara & Syriac Orthodox Churches Take Active Role in Kerala Flood Relief Efforts

OCP News Service - 22/8/18 Malankara-Kerala-India: Orthodox Christians (Malankara Orthodox and Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Churches) in Kerala (Malankara) alongside other volunteers took an active role in Kerala flood relief efforts. Both Churches opened several relief camps and sorting centers and collected mass amounts of food, clothes and other necessary materials. They also provided financial support for the ...

The Feast of the Dormition of Virgin Mary

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - August 2018 Virgin Mary (the Mother of God- Holy Theotokos) has a distinctive role in Christianity, chosen by God for her purity and faith to be the mother of our Lord Jesus Christ. In the Holy Gospel of St. John chapter 19, we read that our Lord apparently charges ...

Met. Elpidophoros Gaining Popularity in the US: RCA to Support Him as the Next GOA Primate

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Jelena Rakocevic (Columnist & Specialist in Eastern Orthodox Affairs) – OCP News Service - 22/8/18 The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese in America (GOA) is going through tough times. Complicated financial situation, misunderstandings between hierarchs and critical statements from the donors – all these shows a serious crisis in the GOA. It has been reported that Patriarch Bartholomew ...

Modern Cinema For An Orthodox Faith – The Director’s Interpretation

Cassie Steele (Contributing Editor) – OCP News Service - 22/8/18 With nearly 77% of Orthodox Christians living in Europe, a worldwide view on the inner workings of the Orthodox Church may vary from region to region as the faith becomes a little less concentrated. Hollywood, for instance, might depict Orthodoxy completely different to the French, as their ...

WATCH Ancient Church Ablaze in Russia’s Karelia

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Sputniknews - August 2018 The church was built in 1774 at the end of the wooden architecture period. According to local residents, it is unlikely that the building can be restored. In the Russian city of Kondopoga, the ancient Church of the Assumption, the symbol of the city, caught fire. READ MORE: Swedish Police Claim Syrian Orthodox Church Set Ablaze in Arson Attack According ...