St. Vladimir’s Seminary partners with Orthodox project in Uganda for Giving Tuesday

SVOTS - 12/11/19 [SVOTS Communications / YONKERS, NY] St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary (SVOTS) is partnering with a recent graduate this Giving Tuesday to benefit Orthodox Christian faithful in Uganda. The Seminary will tithe 10% of the funds raised on Giving Tuesday, December 3, to its select non-profit partner for 2019: The Northern Uganda Self-Sufficiency Project. Learn more ...

Churches Looted and Jesus Statues Burned in Chile as Inequality Protests Spiral Into Violence

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Sputniknews - 12/11/2019 Earlier on Friday, thousands of Chileans gathered in the center of Santiago for the latest in a series of rallies that initially erupted in October over a spike in transportation costs, which have evolved into larger protests targeting economic and social policies. Hooded protesters in Chile’s capital Santiago looted a Roman Catholic church on ...

Nearly Half of Norwegian Church Members Support Euthanasia

Sputniknews - 12/11/19 In recent years, the Church of Norway has undergone a marked shift in hot-button issues such as same-sex marriage and abortion, in effect abandoning its century-long stance. A member survey conducted by the Norwegian Church for the sake of a better rapport with its associates has yielded surprising results. While highlighting a high degree of ...

Efforts By 28 JUN NGO Brings New Home For the Struggling Stojanovic Family

28 Jun NGO - 12/11/2019 Dear Friends, Only 10 days after we broke the story of the Stojanovic family, we have delivered! Our volunteers bought the family a washing machine and seven bags of food and supplies. More importantly, due to our campaign, they received thousands of dollars in direct donations and the government of Republika Srpska ...

HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM ADDRESSES THE ANGLICAN MEETING “MAJMA” IN JORDAN

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 12/11/2019 On Wednesday morning, October 24/ November 6, 2019, His Beatitude and our Father the Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos addressed the Meeting “Majma” of the Anglican Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East, which took place in Bristol Hotel in Amman, after the invitation and welcoming reception of the Most Reverend Bishop ...

THE MEMORIAL SERVICE OF THE FOUNDERS OF THE CATHEDRAL OF ST. JAMES THE BROTHER OF GOD

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 12/11/19 On Wednesday, October 24/ November 6, 2019, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at St. James Cathedral with a Memorial Service of the founders of this Cathedral, and of the Holy Forty Martyrs’ Chapel which lies between St. James Cathedral and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. The memorable Patriarchs of Jerusalem ...