Parents Nightmare: Having No Money to Send Their Kids to School

28Jun NGO - 29/8/19 Dear Friends, We receive a large number of pleas from parents asking for the most basic school supplies (notebooks, pencils, backpacks) throughout the year and it only increases in September. Last year we did all we could through our numerous educational initiatives and this year we want to do even more. Our focus this ...

US Parishes Prepare for Disaster with IOCC’s Homefront Program

IOCC - 29/8/19 US Parishes Prepare for Disaster with International Orthodox Christian Charities’ Homefront Program. Comprehensive Training for Communities Fosters Resilience, Effective Response in Emergencies Baltimore, Md. (August 27, 2019) – International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) has expanded its Homefront program, equipping Orthodox parishes across the country to plan ahead and respond effectively when disasters arise. The Orthodox Homefront ...

SVS Press Publishes St. Maximus the Confessor’s Theological Vision of Liturgy

SVOTS - 29/8/19 [SVOTS Communications / YONKERS, NY] Saint Vladimir’s Seminary (SVS) Press has released On the Ecclesiastical Mystagogy by Saint Maximus the Confessor (c. 580-662). The new book, the latest title in SVS Press’s highly-praised Popular Patristic Series (PPS), features the original Greek text of St. Maximus’ work along with an English translation by Jonathan J. Armstrong. In On the Ecclesiastical Mystagogy (PPS ...

Catholicos to Consecrate North India’s First Orthodox Retreat, Research Centre-cum-chapel

Chief Editor – OCP News Service Catholicos to consecrate North India’s first Orthodox retreat, research center-cum-chapel at Abu Road, Rajasthan, on Sept 10, 11. HGs Geevarghese Mar Coorilos, Geevarghese Mar Yulios to be co-celebrants. AHMEDABAD, India: The Indian (Malankara) Orthodox Syrian Church founded by St Thomas will have its first-ever retreat-cum-research centre and a chapel in the name ...