Executive Committee of the Assembly of Bishops Recommits to Orthodox Unity in the USA

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Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America - 22/9/19 NEW YORK – The Executive Committee of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America met today, under the chairmanship of Archbishop Elpidophoros, to discuss the state of Orthodox Christian unity in the USA. Recognizing the challenges in global Orthodoxy, ...

‘Muddy Boots, Bread and Butter’ – The Heart Breaking Story All of Serbia is Talking About

28Jun NGO - 22/9/19 Dear Friends, At least 50 of you have sent us the story of 6-year old Nadja Mladenovic from the Village of Vinik near Nis. Like other children, at her age she began school two weeks ago, but her teacher noticed that Nadja showed up to class every day in the same muddy boots. ...

FAITH SCENE: Regarding wealth, ‘Now what? or What now?’

Journal Scene - John G. Panagiotou- 22/9/19 This article was first published in Journal Scene  Harvard University has one of the largest endowments of any institution of higher learning in the world. An interesting apocryphal story that is told about its history of endowment is that one of its highly successful endowment investment advisers had a basic two-rule ...

THE FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF THEOTOKOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 22/9/19 On Saturday, September 8/21, 2019, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the Nativity of Theotokos at the monastic Church of Saints Constantine and Helen. On this feast the Church commemorates the fast that Mary was given by God to her parents Joachim and Anna, who were childless but pious, and kept entreating ...

HIS EMINENCE MAKARIOS THE NEW ARCHBISHOP OF AUSTRALIA VISITS THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 22/9/19 On Monday morning, September 3/16, 2019, His Eminence the new Archbishop Makarios of Australia visited the Patriarchate, escorted by his associate Bishop Seraphim of Apollonia and a group of fifty pilgrims from various Australian cities; Professor Giangos of the University of Thessalonica was also present. The recently elected and established Archbishop Makarios ...

Upcoming Event: The 8th Annual Youth Conference: Women in Oriental Orthodoxy

SCOOCH - 22/9/19 The Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Youth Association Presents: The 8th Annual Youth Conference.  Theme: “Women in Oriental Orthodoxy” Saturday, December 28, 2019 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Registration opens 9:00 AM St. Mary Coptic School 80 David Street South River, New Jersey 08882 Lunch Included: $20 online / $25 at the door Visit for Registration: Source:  

Celebration of the 800th Anniversary of the Serbian Church Held in Victoria

Church of Serbia - 22/9/19 With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Siluan, and under auspices of the Metropolitanate of Australia-New Zealand, one more successful celebration of significant jubilees of the Serbian Church took place last weekend. After the celebration in Sidney, the deanery of Melbourne held a solemn academy in the church hall of the church ...

850th Anniversary of Nemanja’s Endowments

Church of Serbia - 22/9/18 The central celebration of the jubilee of 850 years of Nemanja’s endowments (foundations) was held in the monastery of Saint Nicholas in Kursumlija on 14th and 15th September 2019, under auspices of the Orthodox Diocese of Nis and the Municipality of Kursumlija. In the courtyard of the monastery of Saint Nicholas in ...