Archbishop Demetrios: “The Church of St. Nicholas Built Again”

By Apostolos Papapostolou 12/9/2011 Even though the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas, completely destroyed by the Twin Towers’ collapse in Manhattan, on September 11th 2001, is not included in the overall reconstruction plan for the region, it will be “built again, it will constitute a world symbol of prayer and will be open for all people”. Archbishop ...

Ecumenical Patriarchate Accepts the Resignation of Metropolitan Maximos of Pittsburgh

Apostolos Papapostolou 2/9/2011 The Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, at their meeting of August 29th and 30th, accepted the resignation of His Eminence Metropolitan Maximos from his position as Metropolitan of Pittsburgh and hence the See of the Metropolis of Pittsburgh became Vacant. On August 3rd, Metropolitan Maximos submitted his resignation for reasons of ...

Albanian Archbishop Targeted by Extremists

23/10/2010 By: Apostolos Papapostolou Orthodox church Primates and leaders of international Christian organizations are alarmed by the attacks being directed lately against the Archbishop of Albania Anastasios and hierarchs of the Church of Albania. Many clerics speak of actions attempting to denigrate Anastasios due to the tragic events in Himara last August. This is when 27 ...