The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

Church of Serbia- July 2016 Among the Church's feasts, there are three in honor of God's saint which in their significance stand out from the others devoted to the saints and are numbered among the great feasts of the Church of Christ. These feasts glorify the economy of God for our salvation. These three feasts are the ...

“The Light and the Peace of Bethlehem” – Patriarch Daniel of Romania

25/12/15 Christmas carols represent the liveliest expression of the tradition of the Romanian people through which the mystery of God’s love towards humankind shown in Jesus Christ is poetically presented. In the Romanian tradition, carols are characterized by their theological depth and by the simplicity of their form, as a lively manifestation of the popular theological and ...

Encyclical from The Ecumenical Patriarch on the feast of the Nativity – 2015

December-January 2015 By the mercy of God, Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch: grace, mercy, and peace to all the fullness of the Church from Christ, the Saviour born in Bethlehem. Brethren and beloved children in the Lord, The sweetness of the Holy Night of Christmas once again envelops the world, and in the midst of human ...

The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

July 2015 Among the Church's feasts, there are three in honor of God's saint which in their significance stand out from the others devoted to the saints and are numbered among the great feasts of the Church of Christ. These feasts glorify the economy of God for our salvation. These three feasts are the Nativity of St. ...