90 Years of Indo-Russian Orthodox Relations (OVS Video)

OVS - 8/9/19 Historic Meeting Between Catholicos Baselios Paulose II and Patriarch Kirill Convened in Moscow A brief video presentation on the 90 Years of Indo - Russian Orthodox Relations by Orthodox Vishvaasa Samrakshakan. ‘The Malankara Church Existed From the Beginning of Christianity’ – Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia OCP Icon of St. Gregorious of Parumala Received ...

In The Glory Of The Victims Of Ustasha Crimes At Stari Brod – Drina

Church of Serbia - 7/9/19 Stari Brod at the Drina river is  the place of a historical crime of genocide which wa performed by Croatian-moslem Ustashas over the Serbian people in 1942. Namely, realizing that the Serbian uprising of freedom and resistance to the Ustasha regime was expanding and that it couldnot be stopped by repressive measures, ...

Beginning of the School Year at the Seminary of Prizren

Church of Serbia - 7/9/19 On Sunday, 1 September 2019, a new school year in the renovated Seminary of Sts. Kyrill and Methodius in Prizren(est. 1871) solemnly began. Gathered with the blessing of the Holy Spirit, professors and students, with guests and citizens of Prizren, headed by Archimandrite Mihailo (Tosic), abbot of the monastery of Holy Archangels, ...

Hurricane Dorian: IOCC’s Updated Response

IOCC - 7/9/2019 Standing Ready to Respond Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas causing severe damage and is currently affecting the Carolinas. The full extent of damage is still being determined, as are the immediate needs on the ground. How is IOCC Responding? Local Church Partners: IOCC’s team is in touch with Orthodox parishes in the Bahamas and North and ...

OCP Secretary Meets National Secretary of Yuva Morcha : Discuss ‘National Essence’ of Malankara Church

OCP News Service - 7/9/2019 New Delhi-India: George Alexander (Secretary of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE Society) was received by Anoop A J (National Secretary– the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) during the last week of August 2019. They discussed the national and patriotic importance of the on going MARP (Metropolitan Alavres Julius Research Project) research on Independent Catholic ...

Who is Man? (On Christian Anthropology)

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By Fr. Bedros Shetilian - OCP Articles - 7/9/19 Anthropology is the study of human beings, of who we are. There are many theories and approaches to clarify who is man, what are his components. My article is about my idea on this subject from the Bible point of view, focusing on what Christianity emphasizes regarding ...

Ethiopian Orthodox Patriarchate Slams Relentless Attack on Churches and the Faithful

The Church of St.Tekle Haimanot in South Gondar zone was recently gutted by fire.

Deacon Solomon Kibriye – Chief Editor of Ethiopian Affairs - OCP News Service - 6/9/19 Special Courtesy -  Archdeacon Tesfa Michael Willaims  Photo courtesy - Ethiopia: On Monday September 2, 2019, the Standing Synod of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, in an emergency meeting, has called a plenary session of the Holy Synod on Thursday September 5th in ...

‘The Malankara Church Existed From the Beginning of Christianity’ – Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

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OCP News Service – 5/9/19 Moscow-Russia: During the meeting with Catholicos Baselios Paulose II of the East, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow stated that “It used to be a discovery for many people that there is a strong Christian community in India, which did not appear as a result of Western mission, but existed from the very ...

OCP Delegation Honours Author Rohit Gupta

OCP News Service - 4/9/19 New Delhi-India: A delegation (George Alexander- Secretary, Donn George- First Editor of Malankara Affairs, Linto Paul- Second Editor of Affairs) of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Society) met author Rohit Gupta in New Delhi during the last week of August 2019. ‘The Malankara Church is Truly National, and She Makes Me Proud’- ...

Archaeologists Discover Possible Biblical Site Visited by Jesus Christ After the Resurrection

Sputniknews - 4/9/19 Even as the archaeological team brought forward its findings regarding the possible location of the fabled Biblical town, other experts urged caution, noting that it remains merely a hypothesis at this point. A team of archaeologists operating in the vicinity of Jerusalem has recently unearthed a millennia-old fortification which might help identify the location ...

Communique on the Health Condition of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej

Church of Serbia - 4/9/19 A health condition of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, who is being hospitalized at the Military Medical Academy, is stable. His recovery is in progress, and a permanent consulting body of doctors of the Military Medical Academy headed by Brigadier General Prof. Dr. Dragan Dincic expects that the Primate of the Serbian ...

OCP Icon of St. Gregorious of Parumala Received by the First Vicar of the Russian Patriarch

OCP News Service – 4/9/2019 Moscow-Russia: Gifts from Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Society) was handed over to the First Vicar of the Russian Patriarch. On behalf of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, His Grace Dionisy - Bishop of Voskresensk and First Vicar of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia received OCP Pan-Orthodox Icon of ...

Historic Meeting Between Catholicos Baselios Paulose II and Patriarch Kirill Convened in Moscow

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OCP News Service - 3/9/19 Moscow- Russia: His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Paulose II (Catholicos on the Apostolic Throne of St. Thomas, Malankara Metropolitan, Moopan and Chief Custodian of the Malankara Nasranis and the Primate of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church) was received by His Holiness Kirill I (Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia) on 3rd September ...

Assyrian Genocide in Modern History

AINA - August-September 2019 (AINA) -- A report published by the Assyrian Policy Institute "provides a summary of five major events in modern history during which Assyrians were subjected to genocide and ethnic cleansing: The Massacre of Assyrians at Hakkari (1843); the Assyrian Genocide (1914-1923); the Simele Massacre (1933); the Soriya Massacre (1969); and the more ...

Magnificent Liturgical Gathering In Los Angeles

Church of Serbia - 3/9/19 Diocesan Days – Day One  at the St. Sava Church in San Gabriel, California For months the St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in San Gabriel, California has been actively beautifying their church, parish hall and grounds in preparation of hosting the annual Diocesan Days celebration on this jubilee year 2019, as we ...

STOTS’ CONVOCATION 2019

STOTS - 3/9/19 The Convocation Ceremony of St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary(STOTS), Nagpur, was held on 27th August 2019 at Mar Theodosius Hall, STOTS at 2:30 pm. H.H Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan and the Chancellor of the Seminary conferred the degrees and diplomas on the successful candidates. ...

The Primate of Malankara Nasranis In Russia After Four Decades

OCP News Service – 2/9/19 Moscow-Russia: His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Paulose II (Catholicos on the Apostolic Throne of St. Thomas, Malankara Metropolitan, Moopan and Chief Custodian of the Malankara Nasranis and the Primate of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church) arrived in Moscow at the invitation of His Holiness Kiril - Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia ...

Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God – Patron Saint-day of the town of Pancevo

Church of Serbia - 1/9/19 This year citizens of Pancevo celebrated solemnly the Patron Saint-day (slava) of the church of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God with the Holy Liturgy, a procession through the city and for the first time, breaking the slava cake in the Town Hall.  With the effort of the clergy ...