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February 9, 2018 Featured
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Upper Room Media – 9/2/18 Visit Webpage https://www.upperroommedia.org/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/UpperRoomMedia/ Instagram https://www.upperroommedia.org/instagram/ Upper room is an initiative in bringing the Word of God from a timeless faith into your hearts and minds anytime, anywhere. Upper Room Media is a ministry of the Coptic Orthodox Church that brings to you rich & fresh spiritual resources including Sermons, […]

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“THE QUESTION OF JERUSALEM MUST BE DEPOLITICIZED AND JERUSALEM SHOULD BE DECLARED “THE CAPITAL” OF THE THREE MONOTHEISTIC RELIGIONS” H.H. ARAM I

February 8, 2018 Featured
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ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org – January- February 2018 This view was the core of the intervention of His Holiness Aram I at the first session of the international conference on Jerusalem organized by Azhar in Cairo on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. After affirming that “the future status of Jerusalem must be an inseparable and integral part of the peace […]

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New Publication – Praise of the Word

February 8, 2018 Featured

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin – 8/2/18 With the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the Publishing Department of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin has published “Praise of the Word” by Grigor Marashetsi. It has been prepared for publication by Dr. Arshak Madoyan. The lyrical work “Praise […]

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St Gregory the Theologian

February 8, 2018 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 8/2/18 The fabric of Christendom was woven into its strength and beauty of character by the threads of men such as St. Gregory the Theologian, who became one of the four great doctors of the Church during the 4th century AD, along with Saints Basil the Great, John Chrysostom and Athanasios […]

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Opening of the Spring of St. Philip in Jerusalem

February 8, 2018 Featured
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The Armenian Orthodox Apostolic Patriarchate of Jerusalem – January – February 2018 On Wednesday morning January 31, the official opening of the Fountain of Philip took place. The Jerusalem Development Authority, the Israel Antiquities Authority and the Israel Nature and Parks Authority have renovated the site in close cooperation with the Armenian Apostolic Patriarchate of […]

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The Backstage Game behind Filaret Denysenko’s Letter

February 7, 2018 Featured
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Tamar Lomidze – OCP News Service- Independent Article – 7/2/18 On November 30, 2017, the whole Orthodox World was shocked by media reports about a letter from the unrecognized Kyivan Patriarchate (UOC-KP) Patriarch Filaret (Denisenko) to the Russian Orthodox Church (ROC) Bishops’ Council. This former Metropolitan of Kyiv left ROC after he lost the election […]

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The Life of St. Xenia of Petersburg

February 7, 2018 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 7/2/18 St. Xenia was the wife of Colonel Andrei Feodorovich Petrov, who served as a court chanter. At the age of 26, Xenia was widowed and, appeared to have lost her mind from grief: she distributed her possessions to the poor, dressed herself in the clothes of her reposed husband, and, […]

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Losing My Religion: Record Exodus From Church of Sweden

February 7, 2018 Featured
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Sputniknews – 7/2/18 The dominant reason for the lapse from virtue is that people have simply ceased to believe in God, an internal church report commented on the record loss of membership amid financial irregularities and public controversies. Over the past two years the Church of Sweden has seen a record number of its flock leave the fold. In […]

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Official Portal of Serbian Patriarchate Features ‘Triennial Anniversary OCP Delegation Meeting with Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II’

February 6, 2018 Featured
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OCP News Service – 6/2/18 Belgrade-Serbia: The official web portal of the Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate(www.spc.rs) has featured news on Triennial Anniversary of the historic Meeting of the OCP Delegation with Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II. The feature is published in Serbian language. Обележена трогодишњица сусрета делегације ОСР са патријархом Игњатијом Јефремом II Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE and […]

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Constantinople to Trench on Russian Orthodox Church’s Canonical Territory

February 6, 2018 Featured
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Jelena Rakocevic – OCP News Service – Independent Article – 6/2/18 A brief glance on the religious conflict in Ukraine – the Patriarchate of Constantinople seems to be up to make things even more complicated. Recently, Ukrainian media have learned from unofficial sources that at the next meeting of its Holy Synod, which is scheduled […]

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For whose benefit might a Metochion of Ecumenical Patriarchate in Ukraine be established?

February 6, 2018 Featured
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Nadia Bazuk – OCP News Service – Independent Article – 6/2/18 The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople could, in the near future, open a metochion in Kyiv and perhaps in Lviv as well. The Ukrainian agency Union of Orthodox Journalists has learned of the alleged plans from unofficial sources, and reports that the decision could be made at one of […]

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THE VENERATION OF ST. PETER’S CHAIN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

February 6, 2018 Featured
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Jerusalem Patriarchate – 6/2/18 The commemoration of the veneration of St. Peter’s chain was celebrated on Monday January 16/29, 2018, by the Patriarchate, at the place his prison used to be. It is inside the premises of the Roman Praetorion, today’s H. Monastery of St. Nicodemus – the secret disciple of the Lord – in […]

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Pope Francis, Erdogan Call For Keeping Jerusalem’s Status

February 6, 2018 Featured
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Sputniknews – 6/2/18 Pope Francis and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have condemned US decision to recognize Jerusalem Israel’s capital and called for keeping the city’s current status, Anadolu news agency said Monday. Erdogan is on an official visit to the Vatican. He is the first Turkish president to visit the Vatican since 1959, while Pope Francis met with the Turkish president […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Visits the Destroyed Virgin Mary Church in Deir ez-Zor

February 6, 2018 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 6/2/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II examines Virgin Mary Syriac Orthodox Church in Deir ez-Zor after its destruction by terrorists. Examination of the Destruction in the City of Deir ez-Zor Source:

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Representatives of the UN Secretary General visit Serbian Patriarch

February 6, 2018 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 6/2/18 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary -General and  Head of the United Nations Interim Administration in Kosovo (UNMIK) Zahir Tanin at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on February 2nd, 2018.  The audience was attended by Representative of the UN Secretary-General and the Director […]

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Triennial Anniversary of the historic Meeting of the OCP Delegation with Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II

February 4, 2018 Featured
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Fr Prakash Kuriakose (Delegate of Malankara) – OCP News Service – 4/2/18 Kerala-India: February 7th 2018, marks the 3rd anniversary of the historic meeting between Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Society) delegation and His Holiness Moron Mor Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch of Antioch and the Syriac Orthodox delegation at Puthencruz, Malankara. OCP representation was the first […]

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First Holy Qurobo in Deir ez-Zor after its Liberation

February 4, 2018 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 4/2/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the first Holy Qurobo over the ruins of Virgin Mary church in Deir ez-Zor, after the city’s liberation. The Governor of Deir ez-Zor Mr. Mohammad Ibrahim Samra, received His Holiness and the accompanying delegation at the airport. His Holiness was assisted by […]

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Patriarchal Encyclical on Mor Severus of Antioch

February 4, 2018 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 4/2/18 We extend our apostolic benediction, benevolent prayers and greetings to our brethren, His Beatitude Mor Baselius Thomas I, Catholicos of India, and their Eminences the Metropolitans; our spiritual children: Very Reverend Corepiscopoi, Reverend priests, monks, nuns, deacons and deaconesses and the entire blessed Syriac Orthodox people throughout the world. May the […]

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Holy Qurobo on the Occasion of the Fast of Nineveh

February 4, 2018 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 4/2/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of the Fast of Nineveh, at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma – Damascus. His Eminence Mor Dionysios Jean Kawak attended the Qurobo. In his sermon, His Holiness spoke about God’s mercy, for He wants the […]

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Foundation Stone for the Penitentiary Institution Pozarevac – Zabela

February 4, 2018 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 4/2/18 On the day of the Veneration of the Precious Chains of the Holy and All-Glorious Apostle Peter, His Grace Bishop Ignatije of Branicevo served the rite of blessing of the foundation stone for the church dedicated to Sts. Peter and Paul the Apostles at the Penitentiary institution Pozarevac-Zabela. Revd. Nikola Marjanovic, […]

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Almost 100 Attacks Against Christians Registered in Germany in 2017 – Report

February 4, 2018 Featured
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Sputniknews – 4/2/18 The success of Germany’s multiculturalism policy has been questioned after statistics from the German Federal Police Office appear to show that a traditional Christian state is no longer a safe place for the believers. The number of crimes targeting Christians in Germany reached nearly 100 cases last year, according to a report by the Federal Police Office. […]

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