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Patriarch Irinej of Serbia visits Families of the Martyred and Kidnapped Orthodox Christians of Kosovo

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Orthodox Church – 18/11/17 His Holiness Orthodox Metropolitan of Belgrade, Serbian Patriarch Irenaeus visited Families of the Kidnapped and Murdered Serbian Orthodox Christians in Kosovo and Metohija province of Serbia. Thousands of Orthodox Christians in Kosovo were killed or kidnapped (For organ trafficking) by the Albanian Radical Islamist’s who were supported by the United States […]

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Orthodox Patriarch of Moscow receives President Putin in New Jerusalem Monastery

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Orthodox Church – 18/11/17 His Holiness Orthodox Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Cyril received President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin in the reconstructed New Jerusalem Monastery. Source:

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Papa Ephraim of St. Anthony’s Monastery – Arizona about the so called Synod of Crete

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Prmatei Vulcanescu – 18/11/17 Papa Ephraim is father confessor at St. Anthony Monastery in Arizona and closest disciple of Elder Ephraim of Arizona. Papa Ephraim, based on Metropolitan Ierotheos Vlachos, Metropolitan Seraphim of Pireus, Fr. Theodoros Zisis, Mr. Dimitrios Tselenghidis, states that the Synod of Crete contains theological mistakes and Fr. Matheos Vulcanescu comments on […]

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Met Georges Khodr: The Question of Life

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Notes on Arab Orthodoxy – November 2017 This is the question of life: who is my neighbor? People think that the neighbor is a spouse, a child or an uncle, all those we call “relatives,” and people distinguish between neighbors and strangers. A neighbor is someone with whom we share our tastes, our religion, or kinship […]

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A Big City and a Church Built by Little People

November 18, 2017 Featured
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 18/11/17 There were seven little people, and ironically, the family name of one couple, Ivan and Pelageya, was Velikanov, from the Russian word for “giant.” Today, at the entrance to St Vladimir Church, there is a plaque memorializing these […]

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Promotion of the “Serbian Manuscripts in Slovakia”

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 18/11/17 The present publication on the Serbian manuscripts in Slovakia is a result of the work of a scientific commission of the Library of the Serbian Patriarchate.  All the known Serbian medieval manuscripts located in Slovakia are exposed and scientifically described in this book. The promotion was opened and moderated by […]

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Feast of the Translation of the Relics of Saint George

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 18/11/17 On this day we commemorate the translation of the relics of St. George, from Nicomedia, where he suffered at the time of Emperor Diocletian, to the city of Lydda in Palestine. The suffering of this wonderful saint is described on April 23. Anticipating his martyrdom, St. George begged his servant […]

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COPTIC PRIEST KILLER GETS PRELIMINARY DEATH SENTENCE

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 18/11/17 The man who brutally murdered a Coptic priest on the streets of Cairo last month has received a preliminary death sentence, reports Ahram Online. Mohamed Sonbaty, a man well-known to police as a violent Muslim fanatic, was convicted of killing Coptic priest Fr. Samaan Shehata, and the South Giza criminal court issued the preliminary […]

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“THE WEST IS ABANDONING GOD,” PAT. KIRILL TELLS NEW U.S. AMBASSADOR TO RUSSIA

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 18/11/17 His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with newly-appointed American ambassador to Russia John Huntsman at the patriarchal residence yesterday to discuss matters of relations between the two countries and of the fate of suffering Christians around the world, reportspatriarchia.ru. Welcoming the guest, Pat. Kirill noted that the Russian Church […]

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Opening Ceremony of the First World Conference on Medicine for Suryoye

November 18, 2017 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Church – 18/11/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II officially inaugurates the First World Conference on Medicine for Suryoye, held at the University of Munich in Germany. His Holiness greeted all the physicians and people working in the field of medicine who gathered from different countries to participate in this important event. […]

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The Feast of Saint Demetrius – Patrons Saint-Day of the town of Kosovska Mitrovica

November 16, 2017 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 16/11/17 The feast of Saint Demetrius, the Patron Saint-day of Kosovska Mitrovica, was solemnly celebrated with the Holy Liturgy which was officiated by His Grace Teodosije, Bishop of Raska-Prizren, with the concelebration of the local clergy, in the Cathedral Church of Saint Demetrius the Great Martyr on 12 November 2017. Following […]

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St. King Milutin – founder’s feast-day of Gracanica Monastery

November 16, 2017 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 16/11/17 In the monastery of Gracanica on 12 November 2017, the founder’s Patron Saint-day, the feast day of Saint King Stefan II Milutin, was solemnly celebrated. The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was officiated by His Grace Teodosije, Bishop of Raska-Prizren, with the concelebration of  clergy of the Diocese of Raska-Prizren. The Bishop was […]

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The Last Christian Emperor – Haile Selassie I and Orthodox Christianity

November 15, 2017 Featured
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Solomon Kibriye (Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) – OCP News Service – 15/11/7 November, 2017 marks the 87th anniversary of the coronation of the last Christian Emperor in the world, a member of the Oriental Orthodox Communion. At the Cathedral of Saint George in Addis Ababa, the Coptic Archbishop of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, Abune […]

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REMEMBERING A RARE GENIUS – A PERSONAL TRIBUTE TO PAULOS MAR GREGORIOS – REV DR VALSON THAMPU

November 15, 2017 Featured
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MOTV – 15/11/17 Metropolitan Paulos Mar Gregorios Memorial Lecture by Fr. Dr. Valson Thampu.  It was about forty years ago. I was studying in Bishop More College then. An air of subtle excitement descended on the college. We were told that one Paul Ramban would address the students in a few days’ time. Life was […]

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“Be Positive and Pray to God” – Sermon by Fr. Milan Radulovic

November 15, 2017 Featured
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Утешител Дух на Истината – 15/11/17 Sermon by Fr. Milan Radulovic at Holy Trinity Macedo – Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Church, Toronto , November 12th 2017. Source:

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Patriarchal Holy Qurobo in Perth – Australia

November 15, 2017 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 15/11/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at Mor Yacoub Burd’ono Church in Melbourne. He was assisted by their Eminences: Mor Malatius Malki Malki, Patriarchal Vicar in Australia & New Zealand, and Mor Nicodemus Daoud Sharaf, Metropolitan of Mosul, Kurdistan and their Environs, in the presence of […]

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Unrecognized Genocides Conference Held At Adelphi University

November 15, 2017 Featured
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AINA – 15/11/17 Garden City, New York (AINA) — A conference on the recognition of genocide was held at Adelphi University on Thursday. The Conference, titled Genocides Unrecognized, addressed the issue of the recognition and denial of the various genocides in history, including the Assyrian, Armenian and Greek genocides by Ottoman Turks in World War One, […]

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The Feast of Holy Translators and the 88th Opening of the School Year of the Armenian Theological Seminar

November 14, 2017 Featured
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ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org – 14/11/17 On Sunday, October 15, 2017, His Holiness Aram I presided over the Holy Liturgy in the Catholicosate of the Holy See of Cilicia. The Holy Liturgy was celebrated by the Dean of the Armenian Theological Seminary Very Rev. Boghos Tinkjian and was dedicated to the feast of Holy Translators. Following the Divine Liturgy, […]

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ADDRESS OF H.H.B. THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM AT THE CONFERENCE ON PLACES OF WORSHIP AND HOLY CITES IN CYPRUS

November 13, 2017 Featured
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The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 13/11/17 Conference on Places of Worship and Holy Sites sponsored by the Conference of European Churches – Jerusalem as a Holy Site His Beatitude Theophilos III Patriarch of Jerusalem 9 November 2017 Your Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostom of Cyprus, Dr. Elizabeth Kitamovitch, Respected Participants in this Conference,  Ladies and Gentlemen, The […]

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THE FEAST OF ST. DEMETRIOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE (2017)

November 13, 2017 Featured
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The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 13/11/17 On Wednesday 26th October/8th November 2017, the Patriarchate observed the memory of the Holy and Glorious Great Martyr Demetrios of Thessalonica at his chapel, next to the west part of the Hagiotaphite Brotherhood building, near the School which bears the name of this chapel. Saint Demetrios, while living in Thessalonica, encouraged […]

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ABBESS BARBARA OF ST. THEODORE MONASTERY REPOSES IN THE LORD

November 13, 2017 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 13/11/17 +Memory Eternal+ Abbess Barbara of St. Theodore Monastery in Pereslavl-Zalessky , 90 miles northeast of Moscow, departed to the Lord yesterday, having suffered a heart attack. Bishop Theodore of Pereslavl and Uglich and the clergy of the Pereslavl Diocese have expressed their condolences to the relatives, friends, and spiritual children of Mother Barbara […]

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