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ARCHIM. MINA (DOBZEU), CONFESSOR OF COMMUNIST ROMANIA, REPOSES IN THE LORD AT 96

June 12, 2018 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 12/6/18 +Memory Eternal+ A great spiritual father who labored in asceticism from the age of 13 and suffered under the Romanian communist regime has departed this life. Archimandrite Mina (Dobzeu) reposed in the Lord yesterday at 2:55 PM in his cell at Sts. Peter and Paul Monastery in Huși in northeastern Romania, near the […]

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95% of Romanians believe in God, though only 21% attend church weekly

April 27, 2018 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 27/4/18 A new survey shows that nearly every Romanian professes belief in God, though there is a significant disparity between those who profess faith and those who actively live a religious life. The study conducted by the Freidrich Ebert Romania Foundation shows that 95% of Romanians believe in God, but only 21% attend church […]

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17,000+ benefit from Romanian Church’s “Table of Joy” social program in 2016

September 26, 2017 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 26/9/17 The Romanian Patriarchate currently operates a series of social programs through which hot food and food supplies are distributed to the needy. Within the framework of this national program “Table of Joy,” 17,048 people received necessary assistance in 2016 alone, reports the patriarchate’s Basilica News Agency. The Table of Joy program is implemented in […]

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THOUSANDS OF FAMILIES AND CHILDREN RECEIVE AID FROM RUSSIAN AND ROMANIAN CHURCHES IN PAST YEAR

June 6, 2017 News
Grand opening of the humanitarian aid center in Saransk, headed by Metropolitan Zenovy of Saransk and Mordovia. Photo: diaconia.ru

Pravoslavie.ru – 6/6/17 In celebration of today’s holiday of the Day of Protection of Children, the Russian and Romanian Orthodox Churches have reported on help rendered by their humanitarian centers over the past year. The Russian Orthodox Church has opened 55 new humanitarian aid centers since June 1, 2016, reports the Department for Charity and […]

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Basilica News Agency Four Years Since Setting Up

June 17, 2012 Featured News

Romanian Orthodox Church On 16 June 2012, Basilica News Agency of the Romanian Patriarchate celebrates four years of existence. The role of Basilica News Agency of the Romanian Patriarchate is to present, as news and press documents the institutions, the activity and attitudes of the Romanian Orthodox Church on various topical issues. The selection and […]

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Two Years Since The Launching Of The Basilica News Agency Of The Romanian Patriarchate

June 17, 2010 News

Basilica News Agency celebrates today two years since launching. In 2008, at the feast of the Holy Trinity, Basilica News Agency began its activity. After the celebration of the Divine Liturgy by His Grace Ciprian Câmpineanul, Assistant Bishop to the Patriarch, at the church of Saint Spiridon the New, patriarchal chapel, a ceremony dedicated to […]

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