Orthodox Nativity, New year, Epiphany and Theophany Celebrations Worldwide – Updated

Uganda: An Orthodox Parish during the Nativity season

Uganda: An Orthodox Parish during the Nativity season

Philippines: A young girl recives gift from Priest

Philippines: A young girl recives gift from Priest

Epiphany celebrations in Constantinople (Turkey)

Constantinople (Turkey): Epiphany celebrations

Patriarch Theophilos III Jerusalem at a Christmas function with kids

Jerusalem: Patriarch Theophilos III at a Christmas function with kids

New Year Divine Liturgy by Pope Theodros II of Alexandria and All Africa

New Year Divine Liturgy by Pope Theodros II of Alexandria and All Africa

Egypt: Coptic Nativity Liturgy by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and All Africa

Egypt: Coptic Nativity Liturgy by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and All Africa

Russia: Young faithful take part in Patriarchal Divine Liturgy

Russia: Young faithful take part in Patriarchal Divine Liturgy

Albania: Orthodox Nativity Liturgy

Albania: Orthodox Nativity Liturgy

Armenia: Theophany Liturgical celebration by Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II

Armenia: Theophany Liturgical celebration by Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II

Lebanon: Catholicos Aram I and Prelates lead celebrations

Lebanon: Catholicos Aram I and Prelates lead celebrations

Australia and New Zealand: Orthodox Christians take part in Nativity Celebrations

Australia and New Zealand: Orthodox Christians take part in Nativity Celebrations

Azerbaijan: Celebration sin Capital City of Baku

Azerbaijan: Celebrations at Capital City of Baku

Belarus: Christmas Parade

Belarus: Christmas Parade

Bosnia: An Orthodox Priest serving prayers

Bosnia: An Orthodox Priest serving prayers

Bulgaria: Faithful gather to attend Patriarcahl Liturgy

Bulgaria: Faithful gather to attend Patriarcahl Liturgy

Canada: Christmas Father ready with gifts

Canada: Christmas Father ready with gifts

Croatia: An Orthodox Christian Women seen inside the Church

Croatia: An Orthodox Christian Women seen inside the Church

Cuba and South America: Faithful gather for a public Christmas celebration

Cuba and South America: Faithful gather for a public Christmas celebration

Cyprus: Cyprotic Archbish Chrysostomos II leads Epiphany celebrations

Cyprus: Cyprotic Archbish Chrysostomos II leads Epiphany celebrations

Eriterian Orthodox Archbishop  Abune Makarios serving prayers for Nativity

Eriterian Orthodox Archbishop Abune Makarios serving prayers for Nativity

Ethiopia: An Orthodox Priest seen at Laibela

Ethiopia: An Orthodox Priest seen at Laibela

Finland: Finnish Orthodox Christians take pat in Ephipany celebrations

Finland: Finnish Orthodox Christians take pat in Epiphany celebrations

Georgia: Huge Nativity Procession

Georgia: Mass Nativity Procession

China & Hong Kong: Metropolitan Nectarios lead Epiphany Celebrations

China & Hong Kong: Metropolitan Nectarios lead Epiphany Celebrations

India: View inside the Eco-friendly Leaning Cross Church during Nativity and New Year Season

India: View inside the Eco-friendly Leaning Cross Church during Nativity and New Year Season

India: New Year Liturgy by Catholicos Abune Thomas I

India: New Year Liturgy by Catholicos and Metropolitan Trustee Abune Thomas I of the Syriac Orthodox Church in India. 

Iran: Orthodox Christians attend Nativity Liturgy in Tehran

Iran: Orthodox Christians attend Nativity Liturgy in Tehran

Iraq: Orthodox Worship at Baghdad

Iraq: Orthodox Worship at Baghdad

Japan: Orthodox Prelates and faithful gather for service

Japan: Orthodox Prelates and faithful gather for service

Kazakhstan: Kazak father and daughterr light candles

Kazakhstan: Kazakh father and daughter light candles

Serbian Province of Kosovo and Metohija: Residents gather for celebrations

Serbian Province of Kosovo and Metohija: Residents gather for celebrations

Kyrgyzstan: Kyrg Orthodox Christian seen inside the church

Kyrgyzstan: Kyrg Orthodox Christian seen inside the church

Kuwait: Expatriate Orthodox Christians gather for Christmas function

Kuwait: Expatriate Orthodox Christians gather for Christmas function

Latvia: Nativity Liturgy

Latvia: Nativity Liturgy

Macedonia: Fireworks connected to New Year Celebrations

Macedonia: Fireworks connected to New Year Celebrations

Moldova: Liturgical Service held at church

Moldova: Liturgical Service held at church

Montenegro: Orthodox Christians take part in Nativity celebrations

Montenegro: Orthodox Christians take part in Nativity celebrations

Monastic Republic of Mount:  Athos during Nativity Season

Monastic Republic of Mount: Athos during Nativity Season

Pakistan: Fr John Tanveer with Pak Orthodox faithful in the newly built church

Pakistan: Fr John Tanveer with Pak Orthodox faithful inside newly built church

Pakistan: Orthodox faithful celebrate nativity

Pakistan: Orthodox faithful celebrate nativity

Palestine Territory: Young Orthodox faithful with candle walk inside the church

Palestine Territory: Young Orthodox faithful with candle walk inside the church

Romania: Patriarch of All Romania Daniel bless faithful

Romania: Patriarch of All Romania Daniel bless faithful

Serbia: St Sava Cathedral during Christmas day

Serbia: St Sava Cathedral during Christmas day

Switzerland: Holy ordination during Nativity season

Switzerland: Holy ordination during Nativity season

Syria: Patriarch John X of Antioch and All East leads Divine Liturgy

Syria: Patriarch John X of Antioch and All East leads Divine Liturgy

Thailand: Thai Orthodox Monastery flooded during the New Year Season

Thailand: Thai Orthodox Monastery flooded during the New Year Season

Turkmenistan: Turkmen Orthodox Prelates

Turkmenistan: Turkmen Orthodox Prelates

United Arab Emirates: Expatriate Orthodox Christian gather for Christmas function inside St Phillips Cathedral

United Arab Emirates: Expatriate Orthodox Christian gather for Christmas function inside St Phillips Cathedral

United Kingdom : Metropolitan Abba Seraphim leads Liturgy during Nativity Season

United Kingdom : Metropolitan Abba Seraphim leads Liturgy during Nativity Season

Ukraine: Theatrical  play held Kiev

Ukraine: Theatrical play held in Kiev

United States of America: Epiphany celebrations  in states

United States of America: Epiphany celebrations in states

OCP News Service
December 2013/January 2014

Global: Snaps from Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Christian Nativity, New year, Epiphany and Theophany Celebrations Worldwide.

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