The Serbian Church to Restart Dialogue with the Macedonian Church

OCP News Service - 17/5/19 The Holy Assembly of the Bishops of the Chruch of Serbia has decided to restart dialogue with the unrecognized Macedonian Orthodox Church. The problem of the Macedonian Church was the main topic on the agenda of the Assembly session on May 15th, 2019. Serbian and Macedonian Churches have a long history of separation ...

Thousands of faithful participating in the procession in honor of St. Basil of Ostrog

Church of Serbia - 17/5/19 By a festal procession, performed on the feast-day of St. Basil of Ostrog the Miracle-Worker, along the streets Niksic on the 12th of May, 2019, this holy hierarch, celestial protector of that city and its inhabitants, was specially celebrated. The procession was organized because a magnificent church in this city is dedicated to him. The ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary’s historic sacred arts study culminates in Byzantine Materiality

SVOTS - 1/5/19 [SVOTS Communications / YONKERS, NY] Three years of groundbreaking exploration into the sacred arts culminated this spring in Byzantine Materiality at St. Vladimir’s Seminary. Byzantine Materiality, a conference of the Sacred Arts Initiative, brought together scholars and members of the public May 8-11, 2019 to explore matter, materials, and materiality in Byzantine art and culture. The Seminary’s Sacred ...

Metropolitan Yulios Geevarghese of the Malankara Church turns Fifty Two

By Chief Editor - OCP News Service - 17/5/19 Many Years!!! CHICAGO/AHMEDABAD: The ever ‘smiling bishop’ of Indian (Malankara) Orthodox Church, HG Dr. Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan, turns 52 today, May 17, Friday. This is an occasion to remember God’s kindness in providing a worthy and committed son to the Indian (Malankara) Orthodox Church whose life ...