Ukrainian State’s Interference In the Church Affairs

Nadia Bazuk- Contributor- OCP News Service - 5/6/19 The recent presidential elections in Ukraine ended quite unexpectedly – the stand-up comedian Volodymyr Zelensky (whose bid for presidency hadn’t been taken seriously by experts and voters in early 2019), defeated Petro Poroshenko and won a landslide victory. The margin between the two candidates was stunning (72.7% to ...

International Orthodox Christian Charities Announces $135K Campaign for Ethiopia

IOCC - 5/6/19 Humanitarian Agency to Extend Fight against Tropical Disease, Expand Health Services in Rural Areas Baltimore, Md. (June 4, 2019) – International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) has announced a fundraising push for ongoing work in Ethiopia, aiming to raise $135,000 to continue combatting the tropical disease podoconiosis and to expand health services in underserved, isolated ...

ASCENSION GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN LINCOLNSHIRE ILLINOIS TO OPEN DOORS OF ITS NEW HOUSE OF WORSHIP

Suzanne Saric - Ascensiongoc - 5/6/19 LINCOLNSHIRE, IL   Ascension of Our Lord Greek Orthodox Church announces that His Eminence Metropolitan Nathanael of Chicago will preside over an“Opening of the Doors” service in front of its newly- constructed church at 1207 Riverwoods Road, Lincolnshire, Illinois, on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 6:30 p.m.  In the Orthodox tradition, ...