Ethiopian Minister Request British Museum to Return Replicas of the Ark of Covenant and Other Manuscripts

Menetasnot Desta  – Chief Administrator of the OCP Amharic Service- OCP News Service – 22/3/19 London-UK: Ethiopian Minister of Culture and Ark of Covenant Tourism- Dr. Hirut Kassaw requested the Museums (Victoria and Albert Museum) to return 11 replicas of the Ark of the Covenant, (which are currently held at the Museum), emphasizing that the Arks ...

Conflicts Among Churchgoers in Ukraine: Violent Transfers to the OCU not Covered by the State and the Media

Nadia Bazuk - OCP News Service - 22/3/19 Interactive maps on several websites show that within three months there have been more than 500 voluntary transfers of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church – Moscow Patriarchate’s (UOC-MP) parishes to the Orthodox Church of Ukraine which was recently created by Patriarch Bartholomew and president Poroshenko. The UOC-MP parishes total ...

Comment by Archbishop Angaelos on a Home Office Response to an Iranian Asylum Seeker

Coptic Orthodox Church UK - 22/3/19 It is with great concern that I read reports from various sources yesterday regarding a letter from the Home Office rejecting an Iranian asylum seeker, and convert to Christianity, based on, at best a complete and utter misunderstanding and misrepresentation of Christian Scripture, and at worst an intentional manipulation of ...