THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA AT THE MOROCCAN CAPITAL RABAT

On Monday 23 March 2015, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa continued his pastoral visit to Morocco in the capital, Rabat. IN the morning, together with his entourage, he visited the Mohamed V Mausoleum, where he laid a wreath of honour, as is custom, on the tombs of the ...

FIRST PASTORAL VISIT BY THE PATRIARCHOF ALEXANDRIA TO ROYAL MOROCCO

On Saturday 21st march 2015, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa arrived in Morocco for his first pastoral visit,   accompanied by the Very Reverend Archimandrite Theodoros Dridakis, Mega Ecclesiarch of the Throne. At the “Mohamed V” airport in Casablanca, His Beatitude was officially welcomed by the local Metropolitan Alexios of Carthage, their Excellencies ...

VISIT BY THE NEW GOVERNOR OF ALEXANDRIA TO THE ALEXANDRIAN PATRIARCHATE

On 12th March 2015,  His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa received at the Patriarchal See a courtesy visit from the new Governor of Alexandria Dr. Hani El Mesiri, in the presence of His Grace Meletios Bishop of Naukratis and of the Honourable Consul General of Greece in Alexandria Mr. ...

HONORARY DISTINCTION TO THE AMBASSADOR OF CYPRUS BY THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA

February 2015 Mr. Sotos Liasides, Ambassador of Cyprus to Egypt, experienced on of the most moving moments in his lengthy diplomatic career, when on the evening of Tuesday 3rd February he received the greatest honorary distinction of the missionary Patriarchate of Alexandria, the Supreme Commander of the Apostle and Evangelist Mark, from the hands of the ...

ANNIVERSARY FUNCTION IN HONOUR OF THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA IN JOHANNESBURG

January- February 2015 On the occasion of the pastoral visit of His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa to Johannesburg, The Holy Metropolis of Johannesburg and Pretoria organized and anniversary function in his honour for the completion of a successful decade as Patriarch, in the hall of the Cypriot Brotherhood on ...

OCA represented at military, chaplaincy conferences

Frs. Boback and Gallick at conference.

ALEXANDRIA, VA [OCA] - 31/1/15 Archpriest Theodore Boback, Dean/Executive Director of the Orthodox Church in America’s Military and VA Chaplaincies, and Archpriest Joseph Gallick participated in the Annual NCMAF and ECVAC Conference and AFCB meeting here recently. Due to prior commitments, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon was unable to attend this year’s gatherings. The annual National Conference on Ministry ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA MEETS WITH THE PRIME MINISTER OF THE ARAB REPUBLIC OF EGYPT

On 13 January 2015, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa had an official meeting in Cairo with His Excellency the Prime Minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Mr. Ibrahim Mahlab. During the meeting which took place in a cordial atmosphere because of their lengthy acquaintance and collaboration, from the ...

THE FEAST OF THEOPHANY AT THE PATRIARCHATE OF ALEXANDRIA

On 6 January 2014, the day on which the Orthodox Church celebrates Holy Theophany, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, officiated at Orthros (Matins) and conducted the festal Divine Liturgy and the Service of the Great Blessing of Waters at the Holy Church of the Annunciation of the Theotokos ...

NEW YEAR AT THE PATRIARCHATE OF ALEXANDRIA

On 31 December His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa welcomed to his private office, according to custom, His Eminence Gabriel, Metropolitan of Leontopolis, Patriarchl Vicar of Alexandria, His Grace Meletios Bishop of Naukratis, Hegumen of the Holy Patriarchal Monastery of St Savvas the Sanctified in Alexandria, and the Clergy ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA RECEIVES RESTORED CODICES OF THE PATRIARCHAL LIBRARY

On 17th December 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, welcomed to the Patriarchal a group of conservators from the Manuscript Centre of the Library of Alexandria, who handed over to him restored and digitalized codex manuscripts of the Patriarchal Library. During the presentation of the restored codices, His ...

LAYING OF THE FOUNDATION STONE OF THE EXARCHATE OF THE PATRIARCHATE OF ALEXANDRIA IN CYPRUS

December2014 The historic bonds which bind the Church of Alexandria with the Church of Cyprus, have become tighter from today, Thursday 11 December 2014, as this morning His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa and His Beatitude Chrysostomos II, Archbishop of New Justiniane and All Cyprus, laid the foundation stone of ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA AT THE PRESENTATION OF THE BOOK “PETROS VII – THE VISIΟNARY PATRIARCH (1997-2004)”

On the evening of Monday 8 December 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, Η Α.Θ.Μ. attended the presentation of the book by Metropolitan George of Guinea “PETROS VII – THE VISIΟNARY PATRIARCH (1997-2004)” which took place in the great function hall of the ‘Four Seasons’ Hotel in Limassol. The ...

HOLY SYNOD OF THE PATRIARCHATE OF ALEXANDRIA HELD : METROPOLITANS ELECTED

On 26 November 2014, the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa convened at an appointed Session under the Chairmanship of His Beatitude Theodoros II, in the Board Room of the Holy Synod. Prior to the Session a Divine Liturgy was served at the Patriarchal Chapel of Ss Theodori. The meeting began immediately ...

PATRIARCHAL AND SYNODAL LITURGY IN ALEXANDRIA

On Tuesday 25 November 2014, feast of the Holy Great Martyr and Omniscient Catherine, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa conducted the Festal Patriarchal and Synodal Divine Liturgy at the Holy Patriarchal Church of St Savvas the Sanctified in Alexandria, where the marble column on which the Saint was ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA SIDES WITH THE PRESIDENT OF EGYPT AGAINST TERRORISM

On 26 October 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa sent a letter to the President of Egypt, Mr. Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, expressing his genuine condolences for the 33 soldiers, victims of the terror attack on the Sinai Peninsula, giving full support to the struggle of the Egyptian State ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA ATTENDS THE GRADUATION OF THE STUDENTS OF THE PATRIARCHAL ACADEMY IN KENYA

Saturday 18 October was a day of joy and blessing in Kenya, when His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa blessed the graduation ceremony of the students of the Patriarchal Academy in Nairobi. Present at the beautiful ceremony which took place in the grounds of the “Archbishop Makarios III” Patriarchal Academy ...

BLESSING AT THE PATRIARCHAL ACADEMY OF ALEXANDRIA

September - October 2014 On the 28th September 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All celebrated the Service of the Blessing of the Water at the “St Athanasios” Patriarchal Academy of Alexandria, for the beginning of the new academic year 2014-2015. During his brief address His Beatitude gave paternal advice and ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA VISITS THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF TUNISIA

May - June 2014 His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa went to the presidential palace in Tunisia accompanied by the Metropolitans of Memphis and Carhtage and the Ambassador of Greece Mrs. Anna Korka. His Beatitude was officially welcomed by the President of Tunisia, Mr. Moncef el Marzouki, with whom he ...

THE PATRIARCH OF ALEXANDRIA ON THE PRESENT AND FUTURE OF CHRISTIANS IN THE MIDDLE EAST

May - June 2014 On 7th May 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa addressed the Conference for Religious Freedom and Security of Christian Communities in the Middle East and the Southern Mediterranean, which took place in the Senate Hall of the Greek Parliament. The Conference was convened on the ...

FIRST SOLEMN VESPERS IN ALEXANDRIA

March 2014 On 2nd March 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandriaand All Africa officiated during the first solemn Vespers for the beginning of Great Lent at the Patriarchal Church of St Savvas in Alexandria, together with His Eminence Alexios of Carthage who is in Alexandria and His Grace Gabriel of Leontopolis, Patriarchal Vicar of ...

FEAST OF THE HOLY MONASTERY OF ST SAVVAS THE SANCTIFIED IN ALEXANDRIA

On 4th December 2012 His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa officiated and preached the homily during Great Vespers at the Holy Patriarchal Church of St Savvas the Sanctified, Patron Saint of Alexandria, together with His Eminence Metropolitan Savvas of Accra and His Grace Panteleimon, Bishop of Brazzaville and Gabon. On ...