California Recognizes Two Assyrian Genocides

AINA - 13/9/19 Sacramento, California (AINA) -- The State of California recognized the Assyrian Genocide of 1915 in the Ottoman Empire and the Simmele massacre of 1933 in Iraq in a binding resolution passed on September 9, 2019. The resolution was backed by both Democratic and Republican assembly members and it passed unanimously. The resolution states: Resolved by ...

The Russian Orthodox Church Abroad Remember The Victims Of 9/11

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 13/9/19 - pravmir.ru On Wednesday, September 11, 2019, the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) commemorated the victims of the 11 September ,2001, terrorist attacks in the United States, according to the sacristan of the Synod Cathedral of the ...

THE COMMEMORATION OF THE BEHEADING OF ST. JOHN THE FORERUNNER AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 13/9/19 The commemoration of the beheading of the Holy and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John was celebrated by the Patriarchate on Wednesday August 29/ September 11, 2019. The Feast took place at the Holy Monastery of St. John the Baptist on the West Bank by the baptism site of the river ...

Q&A Session with His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II– SYGG Syria 2019

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 13/9/19 On September 11th, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in a Q&A session at the Fourth Suryoyo Youth General Gathering in Syria (SYGG-Syria 2019), at Mor Aphrem Monastery in Maarat Saydnaya – Syria. Their Eminences Archbishops: Mor Anthimos Jack Yakoub, Patriarchal Vicar for Youth Affairs and Religious Education, Mor Maurice ...

A Parliamentarian Delegation from India Visits Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 13/9/19 On September 10th, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received their Excellencies: Member of Parliament of India P Binoy Viswam, Ex Member of the Legislative Assembly in Kerala Mr. P. Raju, and Secretary of the AITUC (Kerala) Ms. Kavitha Rajan, at Mor Aphrem Monastery in Maarat Saydnaya – Syria. Their ...

Jubilees of the Serbian Church in Australia and New Zealand

Church of Serbia - 13/9/19 We observe the way of Saint Sava, which is also a way of our ancestors and which is always contemporary, because the word of Christ is contemporary and saving, Bishop Siluan noted.  With a blessing of His Grace Bishop Siluan of the Metropolitanate of Australia-New Zealand, a solemn academy on the occasion ...

The Beheading of the Holy Prophet and Forerunner John the Baptist

Church of Serbia - 13/9/19 In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit Why does the Church give such veneration to St. John the Baptist, even fixing a strict fast day in his honour? Here are ten reasons: 1. Our Lord Himself said that St. John was the greatest prophet “among ...