Russian Orthodox Church in Pyongyang, North Korea (DPRK)

Tariq Dennison - 27/3/2020 A Vidoe posted on Youtube on Apr 23, 2014 A quick look inside the Russian Orthodox church built by Kim Jong-Il in 2006, explained by a Korean priest who studied in Moscow. The church is surrounded by a gate near another monument written in Russian, and mostly serves the Russian expat community in ...

PSALM OF PROTECTION – RECITED BY PATRIARCH ABBA SERAPHIM

The Brtish Orthodox Church - 22/3/2020 The current coronavirus pandemic which began in China a few months back has now spread to most parts of the world and is causing deep disruption in society and much pain and grief among those who are afflicted by it, either through its contagion or by the illness and loss ...

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Denounces the ‘Oromia Orthodox Movement’ – Leaders Suspended

OCP News Service - Menetasnot Desta – (Chief Administrator - OCP Amharic Service) - 20/2/2020 Addis Abab-Ethiopia: The emergency meeting of the holy synod of the Ethiopian Church discussed various key topics of interest. The holy synod will submit charges against three media agencies namely OBN, OMN, LTV to the Ethiopian broadcasting authority for various reasons. The ...

Spas TV reports on the Pan-European Orthodox Liturgical Music Conference at Nativity of the Mother of God Cathedral in London

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 18/2/2020 Spas TV reports on the Pan-European Orthodox Liturgical Music Conference at Nativity of the Mother of God Cathedral in London On January 23-26, 2020, with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First ...

28 Jun NGO to Cater 6 Young Children Abandoned by their Parents

28 Jun NGO - 14/2/2020 We couldn't believe this story was true and we can't begin to comprehend how this can happen in a civilized country but, as confirmed by RTS, in Novi Kozjak six children live without their parents. Their mother abandoned them and their father is in prison. They are from three to 16 ...

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 ...

Greek NGO: Church of Greece Recognized Ukrainian Autocephaly in Violation of the Law

Nadia Bazuk - Editor – Russian and Ukranian Orthodox Affairs - OCP News Service - 24/1/2020 Greece: The Greek NGO Pan-Hellenic Orthodox Union is to appeal to the country’s Council of State claiming that the decision of the Church of Greece to recognize the Ukrainian autocephaly was taken in violation of Greek law, the Orthodoxos Typos reports. On October 12, 2019, the Council of Bishops of the Church of Greece convened an extraordinary meeting on recognizing the autocephaly granted to the Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU) by the Ecumenical Patriarchate.  At the meeting, it was decided to give Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and ...

Serbian Patriarchal Nativity Encyclical 2019

Church of Serbia - 6/1/2020 The Serbian Orthodox Church to her spiritual children at Christmas, 2019 +IRINEJ By the Grace of God Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch, with all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: grace, mercy, ...

28. Jun Volunteers Deliver Christmas Gifts to Kids in Bajina Bašta

28. Jun NGO - 25/12/2019 We Fulfilled New Year's Wishes of 275 Children in Bajina Bašta! Our volunteers, Selena and Dragana, visited villages in the municipality of Bajina Bašta and handed out 275 gifts to fulfill every child's wish! The area is impoverished as only a small minority of parents hold full-time work, so the donation was most ...

OCU and UGCC in the Path of False and Dangerous Union

UOJ I Union of Orthodox Journalists - 4/12/2019 With the emergence of the OCU (orthodox Church in Ukraine created by the Ecumenical Patriarchate), communication of Phanariots and schismatics with the Uniates (Ukranian Greek Catholic Church -UGCC) and Roman Catholics has increased dramatically. Source:

Orthodox Metropolitans from Ukraine and Montenegro Con-celebrate Divine Liturgy

Orthodox Church - 1/12/2019 His High-Eminence Orthodox Metropolitan of Montenegro and Litoral Amphilochius and His High-Eminence Orthodox Metropolitan of Borispole Antony have concelebrated Divine Liturgy in the Cetinje's Monastery in Montenegro and confirmed the support of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. Source:

Anti-Orthodox Attacks Reach Addis Ababa  

Deacon Solomon Kibriye (Chief Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) – OCP News Service - 27/11/2019 Addis Ababa - Ethiopia: According to sources from Addis Ababa, violent attacks have taken place at the Church of the Archangel St. Michael located in the Bole Sub-City of the Ethiopian capital. As it is customary throughout the country, the Church of ...

Romanian referee Alexandru Tudor shares moments of tension that brought him closer to God

Basilica News Agency - 26/11/2019 The former Romanian referee Alexandru Tudor spoke about the moments of tension in his carrier that brought him closer to God and shared his moral and religious beliefs during a show at the National Television (TVR) on Saturday night. He remembered a sign received from God through the intercessions of Saint John ...

Festive Academy on the Occasion of Two Centuries of the Small Cathedral Church in Nis

Church of Serbia - 20/11/2019 With an evening service at the Cathedral Church dedicated to the Assembly of Holy Archangels in Nis and a solemn academy in the Saint Sava House,  the central celebration of 200 years since the construction of this beloved church in Nis was marked on November 16, 2019. With the blessing of His ...

Mahibre Kidusan Acknowledges Catholicos and the OCP Society

Menetasnot Desta – (Chief Administrator – OCP Amharic Service) – OCP News Service - 13/11/2019 Addis Ababa- Ethiopia: Mahibre Kidusan TV which is under the ownership of Mahebere Kidusan, (the largest association under the Ethiopian Orthodox Church Sunday School department) covered OCP (Media Network) reports and news coverage on the violent attacks on Ethiopian Orthodox Christians ...

The Violent Persecution Against Christians in Ethiopia – Photos and Video

OCP News Service - 11/7/2019 Global: Photos and videos of the horrific persecution against Christians, especially Orthodox Christians in Ethiopia in Oromia and other regions of Ethiopia. These photos and videos are collected from various Ethiopian sources. The intensity of the persecution is more than what has been published here. Special courtesy to Temesgen Zegeye, Donn George ...