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Kosovo Candidly Threatens Christian Serbs With Ethnic Purge

April 13, 2017 Featured
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Sputniknews – 13/4/17 Politicians in Kosovo have been making anti-Serbian statements, indicating that they have gotten used to “a culture of impunity,” which their patrons have fostered in order to implement their geopolitical objectives, Serbian political analyst Aleksandar Pavic told Sputnik. In an interview with Sputnik Serbia, Aleksandar Pavic, a Serbian political analyst, described the […]

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Churches in Southern Egypt to Curtail Easter Celebrations After Deadly Bombings

April 13, 2017 Featured
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Sputniknews – 13/4/17 Several Egyptian churches in the southern city of Minya said on Tuesday that they will cut back on Easter festivities in solidarity with the families of 45 Coptic Christians killed in the attacks in Egypt’s northern cities of Tanta and Alexandria earlier this week. The Minya Coptic Orthodox Diocese said in a […]

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The Palm Sunday massacre targeted Pope Tawadros II – why the media silence?

April 13, 2017 Featured
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Archbishopcranmer – 12/4/17 If a suicide bomber had detonated himself in a pew at St Peter’s Basilica while the Pope of Rome was presiding over the liturgy, the world’s media would be talking about an assassination attempt on the life of Francis, which it surely would have been. When a bomb or a bullet gets […]

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“I Ran Out of the Catholic Church, Vowing Never to Return”

April 12, 2017 Featured
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Journey to Orthodoxy – April 2017 An Interview with Fr. Sergius Labunsky, a former Roman Catholic We continue to publish the materials of Spas TV program My Path To God where Priest George Maximov interviews people who converted to Orthodoxy after searching for the truth for a long time. Today the guest of Father George’s program […]

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“Bible Answer Man” Hank Hanegraaff Joins the Orthodox Church

April 12, 2017 Featured
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Journey to Orthodoxy – 12/4/17 Known to millions as the “Bible Answer Man,” 77-year-old Hank Hanegraaff and his wife were received into the Orthodox Church this year on the great feast of Palm Sunday, at St. Nektarios Greek Orthodox Church in Charlotte, NC. Mr. Hanegraaff can be seen kneeling with a lit candle under a […]

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Easter Message 2017 by Patriarch Daniel of Romania

April 12, 2017 Featured
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Iulian Dumitrascu – Basilica News Agency  – 12/4/17 The Feast of the Resurrection of the Lord, also known as Holy Pascha, presents us Christ’s victory over sin, hades and death. Holy Pascha is therefore the feast of eternal life, of eternal light and everlasting joy in the love of the Most Holy Trinity. That is why, […]

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METROPOLITAN HILARION (ALFEYEV) CELEBRATES RITE OF RETURN TO CHURCH FOR APOSTATES

April 12, 2017 Featured
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Pravoslavie.ru – 12/4/17 On Lazarus Saturday, April 8, Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, celebrated the rite of apostates returning to the holy Orthodox Church. On this day, sixty-three people renounced paganism, sectarian errors, and false schismatic beliefs, in Moscow’s Church of the “Joy of All […]

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“Christians do not Judge or condemn” – Sermon by Fr. Milan Radulovic

April 11, 2017 Featured
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Утешител Дух на Истината – 11/4/17 Sermon by Fr. Milan Radulovic on 9 April, 2017 at Comforter Spirit of Truth Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Church. The English part of the sermon begins at 7:30. Source:

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Palms Sunday in Damascus

April 11, 2017 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 11/4/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of Palms Sunday at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus assisted His Holiness during the Holy Qurobo. In his sermon, […]

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Egyptians Commemorate the Victims of Terror Attacks on Churches

April 10, 2017 Featured
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Sputniknews – 10/4/17 Funerals held for victims of Tanta, Alexandria attacks A series of powerful explosions occurred in Egyptian cities of Cairo and Alexandria on Palm Sunday, leaving dozens killed and injured. The internationally condemned terrorist group Daesh (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for the attacks. Source:

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BISHOP DEMETRIOS OF MOKISSOS OFFICIATES PALM SUNDAY AND THE BEGINNING OF HOLY WEEK IN ST PAUL/MINNEASPOLIS

April 10, 2017 Featured
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Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago – 10/4/17 GREEK ORTHODOX REGIONAL HIERARCH TO VISITS ST GEORGE AND ST MARY’S GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCHES MINNEAPOLIS, MN: Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, visited St. George Greek Orthodox Church in St Paul and St Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church in Minneapolis on Sunday, April […]

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HOLY WEEK SERVICES TIMETABLE AT THE MOST HOLY CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION

April 10, 2017 Featured
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The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 10/4/17 From 26th March/8th April to 4th/17th April 2017 Lazarus Saturday Patriarchal Vespers: 3:00 pm* Palm Sunday Patriarchal Divine Liturgy: 8:00 am* Service of the Bridegroom: 6:15 pm* Holy and Great Monday Pre-sanctified Liturgy at the Horrendous Golgotha: 9:00 am Service of the Bridegroom: 6:15 pm* Holy and Great Tuesday […]

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MESSAGE OF HIS BEATITUDE PATRIARCH THEOPHILOS III Of JERUSALEM FOR THE FEAST OF PASCHA – 2017

April 10, 2017 Featured
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  The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 10/4/17 THEOPHILOS III By the Mercy of God Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and all Palestine to all members of the Church, grace and mercy and peace from the All-Holy and Life-Giving Sepulchre of the Resurrected Christ. “Christ is risen from the dead, The fristfruits of those […]

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Paschal-Easter Greetings from OCP Chairman – 2017

April 10, 2017 Featured
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The Executive Council – April 2017 – OCP News Service Dear All Christ is Risen, He is Truly Risen Indeed!!! Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat! Kristos Tenestwal! Bergit Tenestwal! Paschal greetings from Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE family. I take this opportunity to congratulate and wish you all a blessed Pascha. May this season bring hope, […]

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Souls that love God

April 10, 2017 Featured

The Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopedi on Mount Athos – April 2017 Souls that love God and the truth don’t suffer even the slightest reduction in their passionate love for the Lord. Nailed entirely to His Cross, they feel spiritual well-being within themselves. Wounded by desire for Him, then, even if they are found […]

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The Church exists to save souls – To make saints

April 10, 2017 Featured

The Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopedi on Mount Athos – April 2017 The Church exists to save souls. To make saints. If you take saints out of its life, its theology and its worship, it ceases to be the Church. You could call it what you like, but it wouldn’t be the Church. And […]

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The holy New Martyrs

April 10, 2017 Featured
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The Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopedi on Mount Athos – April 2017 I think it is only right to stress that the holy New Martyrs were the outstanding resistance fighters during the Turkish Occupation. They carried out their resistance not with acts of sabotage against the occupier which would have provoked reprisals on the […]

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Statement by Bishop Angaelos following two explosions in Coptic Churches in Tanta & Alexandria

April 9, 2017 Featured
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Coptic Orthodox Church of UK – 9/4/17 Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, following two explosions in Coptic Churches in Tanta and Alexandria 9 April 2017 Today, Egypt’s Christians experienced yet another targeted attack, with a bombing of the Church of Saint George in […]

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Second Explosion in Alexandria : Three killed & Thirty One Injured

April 9, 2017 Featured
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John Anton (Special Correspondent in Egypt) – OCP News Service – 9/4/17 LIVE UPDATE HERE: Alexandria: Apart from the deadly bombing (today morning hours) at Mar Girgis Coptic Orthodox Church in Tanta that claimed the life of 28 people, another bomb exploded outside the St. Marks Coptic Orthodox Church in Alexandria, where Pope Tawadros II […]

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At least 15 dead after blast near church in Egyptian city 90km from Cairo – report

April 9, 2017 Featured
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RT.com – 9/4/17 Updated – 41 people killed and more than 21 injured! LIVE UPDATES HERE: At least 15 people were killed and dozens injured in an explosion inside a church in Egypt’s Tanta, north of Cairo, AP reports, citing ministry of interior officials. Reuters says that 42 people were wounded in the incident, which Al-Arabiya […]

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Timetable for Palm Sunday, Holy Week & Easter at the Armenian Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem

April 9, 2017 Featured
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The Armenian Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 9/4/17 Timetable for Palm Sunday, Holy Week & Easter at the Armenian Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem. Source:

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