THE FEAST OF THE ANNUNCIATION AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE – 2019

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 9/4/19 On the 4th Sunday of Great Lent, March 25/April 7, 2019, according to the mobile cycle of Triodion feasts, the Patriarchate celebrated the Feast of the Annunciation according to the stable cycle of the feasts in the book of Minaion. This feast was celebrated at the place where the Annunciation took place, at ...

40th Anniversary since the Blessed Repose in the Lord of St. Justin (1979 – 2019)

Church of Serbia - 9/4/19 In Christianity truth is not a philosophical concept nor is it a theory, teaching, or a system, but rather, it is the living theanthropic hypostasis—the historical Jesus Christ (John 14:6). Before Christ men could only conjecture about the Truth since they did not possess it. With Christ as the incarnate divine Logos, ...

Order of Saint Sava to Greek Ambassador Elias Eliadis

Church of Serbia - 9/4/19 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, awarded His Excellency Mr. Elias Eliadis, Ambassador of the Republic of Greece to Belgrade, with the Order of Saint Sava. The ceremony at the Serbian Patriarchate on 1 April 2019 was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops: Their Graces Bishops Irinej of Backa, ...

A Practical & Concrete Way to Serve – IOCC

IOCC - 9/4/19 You offer the teachings of your God-given book, O wise John, most blessed, ... for it is a ladder from the earth unto Heaven that confers glory on the souls that ascend it.—Kontakion of the Feast Growing up, I was involved in every aspect of Church life—youth groups, choir, oratorical contests—but it wasn’t until I ...

IOCC Responding to Nebraska Floods

IOCC - 9/4/19 # On the Ground in Nebraska, International Orthodox Christian Charities Responds after Historic Flooding. # Orthodox Christian Aid Org Offers Emergency Assistance, Support near Omaha. Baltimore, Md. (April 5, 2019) – Following devastating floods across the Midwest, International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) deployed a US emergency response team in Nebraska to address practical and intangible ...