Statement of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church on the Situation in Montenegro

Patriarchia.ru - 7/8/19 The statement was adopted at the session of the Holy Synod on July 9, 2019 (min. 71). The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church expresses profound concern over the worsening situation with the dioceses of the Serbian Patriarchate in the territory of Montenegro where during several years the unity of Orthodoxy has been suffering from ...

Satanists Accepted as Religious Community in Sweden

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Sputniknews - 8/7/19 In a bid to ditch common stereotypes involving blood sacrifices and orgies, Sweden's satanist community is paying tribute to social justice, a secular state, and embraces feminism. The Dark Lord himself is seen as a literary figure and a role model as an eternal rebel. Despite the fact that the Church has always regarded ...

Ancient Serbian Monastery At Leštani Will Be Restored

Church of Serbia - 7/8/19 On the feast-day of Saint Stephen Despot of Serbian and Venerable Eugenia (Lazarevic), August 1, 2019, the Holy Liturgy was celebrated by Revd. Priest Rajko Rajić from Zaklopača with the concelebration of Archimandrite Joaniki (Đukić), Abbot, in the chapel of the old monastery of Saint George at Leštani, near Belgrade. After the ...

Remembrance Day of the Victims and Exiles of the Serbs in the Operation “Oluja” (Storm)

Church of Serbia - 7/8/19 The central state event to commemorate the Remembrance Day of All Victims and Exiles of the Serbs in the Croatian armed operation "Storm" was held on August 4, 2019 in the Krusedol Monastery in Fruska Gora, Syrmium. The parastasis rite for the repose of souls of the victims was served by His Holiness Serbian ...

How Prayer Can Promote Inner Healing When Dealing With Cancer

Cassie Steele - OCP News Service - 7/8/19 There were 18.1 million people diagnosed with cancer in 2018 and the number of new cases is expected to rise to 27.5 million by 2040. If you’ve recently become part of this statistic, you’re most likely exploring different options for dealing with cancer. Apart from pursuing medical interventions, one ...