Protodeacon R. Rakić: Patriarch Pavle was a man of the Spirit

Church of Serbia - 20/11/2019 Interview of Protodeacon Radomir Rakic given to Bulgarian Orthodox Agency.  Who is Patriarch Pavle? What is his ministry and will be canonized as a saint? The team of Dobrotoliubie talks with protodeacon Radomir Rakic, who personally knew the  Serbian patriarch. Protodeacon Radomir Rakić was born on July 25, 1938. He graduated the Faculty of Theology ...

Eight Hundred Years of the Autocephaly of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Church of Serbia - 18/7/19 The 22nd Quinquennial Church Assembly of the Serbian Orthodox Dioceses in the United States of America. (photo gallery 2, photo gallery 3) On the feast day of the holy and unmercenary physicians Cosmas and Damian, on the second day of the Church Assembly-Sabor, a most majestic Holy Hierarchical Liturgy was served in honor ...

Protodeacon R. Rakić: Patriarch Pavle was a Man of the Spirit

Church of Serbia - 4/7/19 Interview of Protodeacon Radomir Rakic given to Bulgarian Orthodox Agency. Who is Patriarch Pavle? What is his ministry and will be canonized as a saint? The team of Dobrotoliubie talks with Protodeacon Radomir Rakic, who personally knew the  Serbian patriarch. Protodeacon Radomir Rakić was born on July 25, 1938. He graduated the Faculty of Theology ...

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk celebrates Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Elevation of the Cross in Geneva

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 4/6/19 On June 2, 2019, the 6th Sunday after Pascha, commemoration of Gospel’s Blind Man, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations (DECR), celebrated Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Elevation ...

Sunday of Orthodoxy in Acron

Church of Serbia - 1/4/19 On March 17th, 2019 the Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, responding to the invitation of His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America, His Eminence, Archbishop Alexander of Dallas and Southern States (OCA) visited the Holy Archangel Michael Church in Akron, Ohio, and celebrated the Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great ...

Celebration of the Feast of Saint Bartholomew the Apostle

Church of Serbia News Service - July 2018 In commemoration of the Feast of Bartholomew the Holy Apostle, patron saint of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, His All-Holiness presided over Great Vespers at the Holy Monastery of Zoodochos Peghe in Baloukli on the evening of Sunday, June 10, 2018, as well as the Divine Liturgy at the Venerable ...

THE FEAST OF SAINTS CONSTANTINE AND HELEN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 10/6/18 On Sunday May 21/June 3, 2018, the Patriarchate celebrated along with the feast of All Saints, that of the Holy, Glorious, God-crowned, Great Sovereigns Constantine and Helen the Equals to the Apostles, at their Holy Church in the Central Monastery, as the founders and patron Saints of the Church of the Holy ...

30th anniversary of canonization of St. Xenia celebrated in church she built

Orthochristian.com - 10/6/18 The most beloved saint of the Russian northern capital of St. Petersburg was festively celebrated on Wednesday on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of her glorification by the Russian Orthodox Church. St. Xenia of St. Petersburg is also one of the most beloved saints of the entire Russian Orthodox Church and enjoys worldwide veneration. The ...

MONDAY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AT THE RUSSIAN SPIRITUAL MISSION (MISSIA) IN JERUSALEM

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - June 2018 On Monday of the Holy Spirit, May 15/28, 2018, according to the Pentecostarion, the Feast of Pentecost was celebrated, namely the coming down of the Holy Spirit, at the Holy Church of the Holy Trinity of the Moscow Patriarchate in West Jerusalem. This event was celebrated by the Divine Liturgy which ...

FIRST LITURGY SERVED IN WARSAW’S NEW AGIA SOPHIA CATHEDRAL

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Orthochristian.com - 23/5/18 The first ever Divine Liturgy within the walls of Warsaw’s new Agia Sophia Cathedral was celebrated on Saturday, reports the site of the Polish Orthodox Church. The momentous event came after less than three years from the day of the blessing and laying of the church’s foundation stone by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and His Beatitude Metropolitan ...

Feast of the Ascension Celebrated at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 17/5/18 On May 10, the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church celebrated the Feast of the Ascension of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the feast is also designated as the Pilgrimage Day of Holy Etchmiadzin. This day also ...

SUNDAY OF THE SAMARITAN WOMAN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 14/5/18 On Sunday April 23/May 6, 2018, the Patriarchate celebrated the Sunday of the Samaritan woman at the shrine of Jacob’s well in Nablus of Samaria. This feast commemorates the meeting of the Samaritan woman with the Lord and the revelation that “He is the Messiah, God is spirit and those who worship ...

THE FEAST OF ST. GEORGE AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 14/5/18 The feast of St. George the Great Martyr and Trophy Bearer was celebrated one day before the actual feast, on Saturday April 22/May 5, 2018. At the Greek-Orthodox Arab-speaking Community of Acre-Ptrolemais in North Israel The Feast was led by the Hegoumen of Acre Archimandrite Philotheos with co-celebrants Priests from the neighbouring towns, ...

CHAPEL CONSECRATED ON SITE OF SECRET EXECUTION OF MONKS IN NORTHEASTERN UKRAINE

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Orthochristian.com - 7/5/18 On the feast of Mid-Pentecost on Wednesday, His Eminence Archbishop Roman of Konotop and Glukhov celebrated the consecration of a chapel and a well in the Sumy Region in northeastern Ukraine, on the site of the execution of several monks in 1922, reports the Konotop-Glukhov Diocese. The site is popularly known as “Popovsky,” from a word ...

THE FEAST OF THOMAS SUNDAY AT THE PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 24/4/18 The feast of Thomas Sunday was celebrated by the Patriarchate according to the Typikon order and the Status Quo of worship on Sunday April 2/15, at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. On this Sunday the Church commemorates Thomas’ good unfaithfulness, which was changed by his faith when eight days after His ...

THE CELEBRATION OF LAZARUS’ RESURRECTION AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 2/4/18 On Saturday March 18/31, 2018, the Patriarchate celebrated the commemoration of the rising from the dead of Holy and Righteous Lazarus by the Lord. Lazarus was the Lord’s friend according to the narrative of St. John the Evangelist (John 11:1-46), by which the Lord resurrected Lazarus, whom He loved dearly, and He ...

Lazarus Saturday and Palm Sunday

Church of Serbia - 2/4/18 The week following the Sunday of Saint Mary of Egypt is called Palm or Branch Week. At the Tuesday services of this week the Church recalls that Jesus’ friend Lazarus has died and that the Lord is going to raise him from the dead (Jn 11). As the days continue toward ...

Divine Liturgy and Feet washing Ceremony by Catholicos Baselious Marthoma Paulose II in Dubai -UAE

Shaju V. Cherian - Indian Orthodox Malnkara Church - 31/3/18 Dubai-UAE: His Holiness Baselious Marthoma Paulose II (Catholicose of the East and Malankara Metropolitan of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church) lead Divine Liturgy and Feet washing at St.Thomas Orthodox Cathedral , Dubai UAE. Source: Independent 

Schedules for Holy Week and Easter – 2018 at the Armenian Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem

Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 29/3/18 Timetable of the Holy Week and Easter 2018, Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem Saturday March 31 2.40 pm                Solemn Entry of His Beatitude into the Holy Sepulchre and Evening Vespers in        the Armenian Gallery Palm Sunday April 1 5.30 am                  Entry of the Patriarchal ...

CHURCH SERVICES TIMETABLE FOR THE HOLY WEEK AT THE MONASTIC CHURCH OF SAINTS CONSTANTINE & HELEN

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The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 20/3/18 From March 19/ April 1, to March 27/April 9 2018  Palm Sunday; Vespers at 3:30 pm Service of the Bridegroom at 6:15 pm Holy and Great Monday; The Hours and the Pre-sanctified Liturgy at 6.30 am Great Compline at 3:30 pm Service of the Bridegroom at 6:15 pm Holy and Great Tuesday; The Hours and the Pre-sanctified Liturgy at 6.30 am Great Compline ...

THE FEAST OF ST. GERASIMUS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 20/3/18 On Saturday March 4/17, 2018, the Patriarchate celebrated the commemoration of St. Gerasimus of the Jordan at his Holy Monastery in the valley of Jordan on the west bank of the river near Jericho. Having arrived in the Holy Land from his country, Asia Minor in the middle of the 5th century, ...