Holy Synod of the Assyrian Church of the East in Erbil – April 2019

Assyrian Church of the East - 14/5/19 On Monday 13 May 2019 the Holy Synod of the Assyrian Church of the East commenced its deliberations in the city of Ankawa, Erbil under the presidency of His Holiness Mar Gewargis III Sliwa, Catholicos-Patriarch and prelates of the Assyrian Church of the East. The commencement of the Synod was ...

Apostolic Tradition and Apostolic Succession in the Mystery of the Church

Metropolitan Hierotheos of Nafpaktos and St.Vlassios - Parembasis - 14/5/19 In a previous article, I announced that I was going to publish a text in which I would attempt to interpret what the Apostolic Tradition and the Apostolic Succession are within the mystery of the Church. This is the purpose of this present article, which does ...

The Orthodox Word -321 now available in print and digital editions

St. Herman Monastery - 14/5/19 Click here to order the print edition, and click here to order the digital edition. This issue of The Orthodox Word features the life of a remarkable man of God who lived in the nineteenth century: Blessed Andrei of Simbirsk, Russia. From an early age, by divine inspiration, he took upon himself the most difficult ...