CHILDREN

THE FIRST GROUP BAPTISMS OF CHILDREN IN SOUTH SUDAN

March 16, 2014 Featured News

Alexandrian Patriarchate – March 2014 Sudan: With the grace of God and the blessing of His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria, His Eminence Narcissus, Metropolitan of Nubia, performed the first group baptism of South Sudan children on Tuesday 25th February 2014, This concerned children who had remained un-baptized for many years, due to the civil […]

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RUSSIA INTRODUCES RESTRICTIONS ON ADOPTION OF CHILDREN TO COUNTRIES WITH SAME-SEX “MARRIAGES”

February 17, 2014 Featured News

February 2014 The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decree introducing a ban on adoption of children from Russia by same-sex couples from other countries, reports Interfax. According to the document, “adults of both sexes, with the exception of individuals who are married to individuals of the same sex whose civil unions are […]

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ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION BOOK DONATION TO CHICAGO AREA SCHOOL CHILDREN

March 20, 2013 Featured News

Maria A. Karamitsos - 20/3/13 Baltimore, Md. (IOCC) – International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) announced today its support for after school enrichment opportunities, mentoring and summer learning programs through a donation of more than 25,000 new books to benefit school children in the greater Chicago area. Bishop Demetrios of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago and […]

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HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I VISITS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

October 16, 2011 News

10/13/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS – On Thursday, October 13, 2011, H.H. Catholicos Aram I visited Children’s Hospital Los Angeles where he blessed patients, staff, and the newly opened Anderson Pavilion. Upon their arrival, His Holiness and entourage, comprised of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, …

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“OUR CHILDREN ARE OUR TODAY AND OUR TOMORROW”

February 19, 2011 News

02/13/2011 “OUR CHILDREN ARE OUR TODAY AND OUR TOMORROW” Said His Holiness Aram I on the Eve of the Feast of Presentation of Jesus to the Temple. On Sunday 13 February 2011, a large number of people, mainly mothers with their young children, gathered in the St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral and its courtyard to […]

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BLESSING ON THE INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S DAY

June 3, 2010 News

1/6/2010 Romanian Orthodox Church BLESSING ON THE INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S DAY, message of His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church Children are a gift and a blessing of God for family and society, whom we must appreciate and educate in the spirit of the Gospel of Christ and of the Christian values. Children must […]

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