Orthodox Church Hierarchs Meet at Ecumenical Patriarchate in Istanbul

A. Papapostolou - 7/3/14 A three-day meeting of the heads of the Autocephalous Orthodox Churches was launched at the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Istanbul on Thursday, chaired by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. The meeting will focus on the Holy Synod of Orthodoxy which is being prepared for decades. Ecumenical Patriarchate sources told ANA-MPA that Bartholomew is working hard to ...

Vandals Wrack Greek Orthodox Cemetery in Tripoli

  Stella Tsolakidou - 13/11/2012 Metropolitan Theofylaktos of Libya met an unsettling scene upon entering the Greek Orthodox Cemetery in Tripoli to conduct an annual memorial service in the memory of the Greek victims of World War II who lost their lives in Libya: it had been victimized by vandals. The Ambassador of Greece to Libya, George Amiridis, the ...