St. Athanasius the Great the Patriarch of Alexandria

Church of Serbia - 16/5/18 Saint Athanasius the Great, Archbishop of Alexandria, was a great Father of the Church and a pillar of Orthodoxy. He was born around the year 297 in the city of Alexandria into a family of pious Christians. He received a fine secular education, but he acquired more knowledge by diligent study ...

MET. IGNATIOS OF PENTAPOLIS REPOSES IN THE LORD

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Orthochristian.com - 13/11/17 +Memory Eternal+ His Eminence Metropolitan Ignatios of Pentapolis reposed in the Lord yesterday, the Patriarchate of Alexandria reports. Note that the retired hierarch reposed on the day that the Alexandrian Church celebrates the great wonderworker and hierarch St. Nektarios of Pentapolis on the New Calendar. The late prelate of Pentapolis was born George Mandelides in Edessa in 1930. He ...

PATRIARCH THEODOROS II: NO PLACE FOR POLITICS IN CHURCH MATTERS

Pravoslavie.ru - 12/3/16 Politicians should not interfere in Church matters, and it’s necessary to observe the principle of the indivisibility of the Church, declared Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa in an interview with RIA-Novosti, commenting on the situation with the efforts to create an independent Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Ukraine. “I know Ukraine very well—both ...