Thousands of Orthodox Youth Marched in Solidarity with the Church in Sibiu- Romania

September 13, 2018 Featured
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Întâlnirea Internațională a Tinerilor Ortodocși – Sibiu 2018 – 13/9/18 Thousands of Orthodox Youth marched through the streets of Sibiu as part of the International Orthodox Youth Meeting  on 7th September 2018. More details here: Source:  

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Orthodox Education Day Turns 50

September 13, 2018 Featured

SVOTS – 13/9/18 This year’s Orthodox Education Day (OED) at SVOTS is a celebration of not one, but two fiftieth anniversaries: fifty years of OED and fifty years of St. Vladimir’s Seminary (SVS) Press! On Saturday, October 6, we are offering activities and lectures (and food!) all day, starting at 10am, to celebrate these two milestones in the history of […]

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Official Statement from the Ecumenical Relations Department of the Malankara Church on ‘Peace Talks’

September 13, 2018 Featured

Dept. of Ecumenical Relations – The Malankara Orthodox Church – 13/9/18 Official statement from His Grace Zachariah Nicholovos (Metropolitan of the North East American Diocese and the President of the Ecumenical Relations Department of the Malankara Church) about ‘Peace Talks’ with the Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Church in India. *Right click and open images a separate tab […]

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Spreading the Gospel Message through Contemporary Digital Media

September 12, 2018 Featured
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 Pemptousia.com – 12/9/18 Metropolitan Alexios of Atlanta speaks on ‘Spreading the Gospel message through contemporary digital media’: “Recently, there was a worldwide Vatopaidi conference and two people from my Metropolis participated – Presvytera Correna Panagiotou and Fr. Barnabas.” Source:

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Orthodox Christian Attorney Conference – October 2018

September 12, 2018 Featured

OCAC – 12/9/18 Orthodox Christian Attorney Conference Hilton Clearwater Beach, FL, USA Friday, October, 12 • 7:00 pm to Saturday, October 13 • 6:00 pm CLICK HERE TO REGISTER What does our Orthodox faith have to do with the practice of law? What does it mean to live out God’s grace in our careers? How […]

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SPIRITUALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY

September 11, 2018 Featured

Fr.B.M.Thomas (Bombay Diocese of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church) – Contributing Author & Research Associate – OCP News Service Spirituality and virtual reality seem very odd pairing. We are very aware that we live presently in the world of virtual reality. Origins of virtual reality can be traced back to the 1800’s, which is the […]

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Faith and Smoking Addiction – Can Faith Help You Quit?

September 11, 2018 Featured
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Vapingdaily – September 2018 Courtesy-  Jessica Ramirez Faith is the cornerstone of culture and society, and has been since the dawn of humankind. Through faith billions have been healed throughout history, as faith can overcome all things – even addiction. The subject of faith usually tends to bring about the question of religion. This in turn […]

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‘The Courage of Zakynthos’ by John C. Ackerman

September 11, 2018 Featured
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John C. Ackerman – 11/9/18 Sept. 10, marked the 75th Anniversary of one of history’s greatest examples of community resistance in the face of evil: the courage of Zakynthos. If this is the first you are hearing of the anniversary, do not feel unaware. If this is the first you have ever heard of the […]

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The Assembly of the Enlighteners and Teachers of Serbia

September 11, 2018 Featured

Church of Serbia – September 2018 Commemorated August 30 in the Orthodox Christian Menaion From the Prologue On this day are commemorated, not all the saints of Serbia in general, but several archbishops and patriarchs: St Sava, the first Archbishop of Serbia, called equal to the apostles. Arsenius, St Sava’s successor, a great hierarch and […]

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Ethiopian Church Honors Prime Minister & First Lady of Ethiopia with the ‘Golden Gospel’ Award

September 10, 2018 Featured

Solomon Kibriye (Chief Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) – OCP News Service – 10/09/18 Special Courtesy – Archdeacon Tesfa Mikael Williams (News Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) Addis Ababa Ethiopia: Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed and First Lady Zinnash Tayachew were received at the Patriarchate of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church by Patriarchs Abune Merkorios and Abune […]

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A Prayer for the Unity of Orthodox Churches

September 10, 2018 Featured News

OCP News Service – 10/9/18 ‘THEE/THOU’ VERSION Behold, how good and pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! O Lord Jesus Christ our God, head of the Church that is thy Body, who prayed for thy disciples to the Father, “That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, […]

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Terrorist Assassinate Nine Christians in Mhardeh – Syria

September 9, 2018 Featured
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OCP News Service – 9/9/18 +Souls Rest in Peace+ Syria: Nine Christians (Assyrian Orthodox), including 5 children were martyred by Islamic terrorist jihadi’s on 7 Sep, 2018 in densely populated Mhardeh region which is located  in the Hama Governorate in the northern part of Syria. According to the Syrian Military sources, the jihadi’s fired several missiles […]

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Coptic Reader App

September 9, 2018 Featured

Suscopts – September 2018 Download Google Play Itunes Coptic Reader is a mobile application developed by the Diocese and is supported on Android 2.2+ and iOS 6.0+ devices (iPhone and iPad). It contains the official Diocese translation of all the prayer books of the Coptic Orthodox Church in English, Coptic, and Arabic . Coptic Reader […]

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Metropolitan Hilarion Warns of a ‘Looming Schism’ in Orthodox Christian World

September 9, 2018 Featured
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Liju Cherian (Chief Editor) OCP News Service – 9/9/18 Moscow-Russia: In response to the appointment of the Ecumenical Patriarchate’s legates as its Exarchs in Kiev (Archbishop Daniel of Pamphilon United States and Bishop Ilarion of Edmonton Canada), Metropolitan Hilarion – Chairman of the Dept. of the External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate of the […]

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Ecumenical Patriarchate Appoint Legates to Ukraine

September 8, 2018 Featured
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OCP News Servcie – 8/9/18 Constantinople: It was announced by the Chief Secretariat of the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate that as part of the preparation of granting of autocephaly to the Orthodox Church in Ukraine, the Ecumenical Patriarchate has appointed legates as its Exarchs in Kiev –  Archbishop Daniel of Pamphilon […]

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Patriarchal Appeal for Rehabilitation Efforts in Kerala

September 8, 2018 Featured

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 8/9/18 Appeal from His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarchal to the faithful of the Syriac Orthodox Church in order to take part in the rehabilitation efforts in Kerala. Source:  

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Syriac & Malankara Prelates Launch ‘Western Rites of Syriac-Malankara Orthodox Churches’

September 7, 2018 Featured

Ben Kunjacko (PR Officer @OCP-MARP Research Board) OCP- MARP – September 2018 PURCHASE OPTIONS: Read Reviews here: Visit Metropolitan Alvares Julius Research Project here: Global: The research book titled ‘Western Rites of Syriac-Malankara Orthodox Churches’ was launched by Mar Zachariah Nicholovos (Metropolitan of the North East American Diocese and President of the Ecumenical Relations Department of […]

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Occidental World Magazine Article on ‘Developments in Ethiopia’s Religious & Political Life’

September 7, 2018 Featured

Occidental World Magazine – September 2018 Global: The third edition (July-September 2018) of  the Occidental World Magazine published by the Occidental Studies Institution has published an article on the ‘ Ethiopia Makes Significant Achievements in Religious and Political Life’ written by George Alexander (Junior Adviser on Geo-strategy of Region). READ FULL ARTICLE HERE: Source:  

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Sword and Scimitar: Fourteen Centuries of War between Islam and the West – New Book

September 7, 2018 Featured

Raymond Ibrahim – September 2018 BUY FROM AMAZON: The West and Islam–the sword and scimitar–have clashed since the mid-seventh century, when, according to Muslim tradition, the Roman emperor rejected Prophet Muhammad’s order to abandon Christianity and convert to Islam, unleashing a centuries-long jihad on Christendom. Sword and Scimitar chronicles the decisive battles that arose from this […]

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Assyrian Confederation of Europe Condemns Kurdish Occupation of Assyrian Schools in Syria

September 7, 2018 Featured
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AINA – 7/9/18 (AINA) — The Assyrian Confederation of Europe, which represents over 500,000 Assyrians in Europe, issued a statement condemning the Kurdish occupation of Assyrian schools in northeast Syria. The local Kurdish government in the Hassakah province has shutdown Assyrian schools which refused to adopt the Kurdish curricula. Related: Kurds in Syria Shutdown Assyrian School for […]

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Photo-report on divine services at SS Peter and Paul Cathedral in Strathfield on the 14th Sunday after Pentecost

September 5, 2018 Featured

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – September 2018 On Sunday, September 2, 2018, the feast day of Prophet Samuel, His Grace Bishop George of Canberra, Vicar of the Diocese of Australia and New Zealand of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, celebrated Divine […]

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