Assyrian Priest Indicted on Terrorism Charges in Turkey

Fr. Sefer Aho Bileçen.

AINA - Assyrian Policy Institute - 12/2/202 The Assyrian Policy Institute is deeply concerned by the indictment of Assyrian Priest Sefer Aho Bileçen (who leads Mor Yacoub Syriac Orthodox Monastery) on terrorism charges in Turkey. He was formally indicted on January 16, 2020, however, Turkish authorities withheld the information until February 8, 2020. Bileçen was arrested along ...

IOCC In Bahamas – Serving after the Storm

IOCC - 12/2/2020 Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas with sustained winds of 185 miles per hour—some of the strongest ever recorded in an Atlantic storm. Thousands of survivors were left without food, electricity, clean water, and housing. IOCC, along with Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church and other partners, has established two 12-month programs to help meet survivors’ needs, ...

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Announce Emergency Synod Session

Deacon Solomon Kibriye (Chief Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) - 12/2/20120 Addis Ababa- Ethiopia: On February 11, 2020, His Eminence Archbishop Abune Yosef, General Secretary of the Holy Synod of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church issued a statement that was announced after a meeting of the Standing Synod of the Church. An emergency session of the full ...