Patriarch Abba Seraphim, Bishop Serge Theriault Sympathizes With Ben Kunjacko – OCP Delegate

OCP News Service - 28/9/19 Global: The Secretariat of the Orthodoxy Cognate received the below responses from the Primates of the British Orthodox Patriarchate and the Christian Catholic Church Canada over the brutal attack on Mr. Ben Kunjacko - OCP Delegate and Chief Public Relations Officer. Ben was brutally attacked by a few Christian fanatics as ...

Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Church of Serbia - 28/9/19 The Feast of the Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross is celebrated each year on September 14. The Feast commemorates the finding of the True Cross of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ by Saint Helen, the mother of Emperor Constantine. In the twentieth year of his reign (326), Emperor Constantine ...

Church of Sweden to Ring Bells for Greta Thunberg’s Global Climate Strike

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Sputniknews - 28/9/29 The Church of Sweden previously sparked controversy by proclaiming Greta Thunberg “Jesus's Successor”. Today (27 September) church bells across Malmö, Sweden's third-largest city, will ring in support for Greta Thunberg and her global climate strike. This is being done as a token of support for the 'Fridays for the Future' climate movement, where thousands of ...

Testament Church of Abba Justin Consecrated At Monastery Celije

Church of Serbia - 28/9/19 Jubilees in honor of Venerable Father Justin: 125 years since his  birth and 40 years since his repose, were celebrated by consecration of a three-altar church dedicated to Saint Sava, Saint Justin the Martyr and Saint Mary the Egyptian, erected according to a testament of Abba in Monastery of Celije, where ...

Orthodox Believers In France On The Path To Unity Within The Metropolis Of The Ecumenical Patriarchate

Mihaela Radu - OCP News Service - 28/9/19 Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE or OCP Media Network.  Soon, on October 11, 2019, it will be a year since the Holy Synod reinstated the hierarchs and clergy of the Ukrainian ...

Focus Ecumenical Journal Features ‘Faith, History, and Religiosity’

OCP News Service - 28/9/19 Download here – FOCUS OCT 2019 Vol 7 Global: The October 2019 Vol: 7, No: 4th issue of the Focus Diaspora Journal of the Marthoma Syrian Church of Malabar, (A Church in former Oriental Orthodox tradition and a member of the Global Anglican Communion) is now available. Diaspora FOCUS is a non-profit organization ...

St. Gregory of Nyssa’s Handbook For Catechists Now Available

SVOTS  - 28/9/19 [SVOTS Communications / YONKERS, NY] Saint Gregory of Nyssa’s Catechetical Discourse is now available through St. Vladimir’s Seminary (SVS) Press. The new entry in the Popular Patristic Series (PPS) features the original Greek text along with an English translation by Seminary Alumnus and SVS Press Editor Rev. Ignatius Green. Saint Gregory of Nyssa wrote the Catechetical Discourse as a handbook ...

Who’s who of Orthodox Leaders Returns “For the Life of the World”

SVOTS - 28/9/19 Over the weekend a large, diverse group of Orthodox Christian leaders—from well-known authors and speakers Fr. Barnabas Powell and Kh. Frederica Mathewes-Green to successful entrepreneurs Gabriel Otte and Calee Lee—gathered once again at St. Vladimir’s Seminary for the annual Orthodox Christian Leadership Initiative (OCLI) Conference. The title for this year was “For the ...