Divine Liturgy

Consecration Ceremony and Divine Liturgy at the New Cathedral Of Tirana

June 4, 2014 Featured News

  Inter-Orthodox Concelebration – 4/6/14 The new National Orthodox Cathedral of Tirana – Albania, was consecrated today, 1 June 2014, by eight venerable Primates of Orthodox Churches from all over the world and by delegates of the Sister Orthodox Churches. “The consecration service was celebrated by His Holiness Bartholomew, Ecumenical Patriarch, His Beatitude Teofil III, […]

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THE FEAST OF THE ASCENSION AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

June 2, 2014 Featured News

May – June 2014 Thursday, the 16th/29th of May 2014, the Thursday of the Ascension, the Patriarchate commemorated the Ascension of Our Lord Jesus Christ into heaven to sit on the right of His Father. This particular event essentially marked the completion of God’s economy for our salvation, as Jesus Christ, God’s Son and Word, […]

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THE APODOSIS OF PASCHA IN JERUSALEM

June 2, 2014 Featured News

May 2014 On Wednesday the 13th/28th of May 2014, the feast of the Apodosis (Leavetaking) of Pascha was celebrated at the Patriarchate as the last day of this year’s Easter Period. The Canon of the Resurrection was chanted and the Divine Liturgy officiated at the katholikon of the Church of the Resurrection, led by the […]

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Assistant Bishop for the Autonomous Metropolitanate of Bessarabia Ordained at the Romanian Patriarchate

May 28, 2014 Featured News

May 2014 On 24 May 2014, rev archimandrite Ipopsifu Telembici was ordained Assistant Bishop to the Archdiocese of Chisinau of the Metropolitanate of Bessarabia within the Divine Liturgy celebrated in the Patriarchal Cathedral of Bucharest. The Divine Liturgy and the ordination were celebrated by His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania together with the following members […]

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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew presides over Divine Liturgy at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher

May 25, 2014 Featured News

  25/5/14 His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew presides over Divine Liturgy at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew officiated at the Patriarchal and Hierarchal co-celebration in the Church of the Resurrection in Jerusalem, also serving were Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III, the clergy of the Synod of the Ecumenical Throne and the […]

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Bishop Mark installed as Bishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania

May 18, 2014 Featured News

May 2014 The Rite of Installation, during which His Grace, Bishop Mark [Maymon] was enthroned as Bishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, was celebrated at the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at Saint Stephen Cathedral here Saturday, May 10, 2014. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, presided at the Divine Liturgy.  In addition to Bishop Mark, His Eminence, Archbishop […]

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Divine Liturgy held at historical St. Mary’s Church of the Holy Belt “Um az-Zinnar” in Homs

May 12, 2014 Featured News

  Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East – 12/5/14 Homs: After a long period, Divine Liturgy was celebrated by Mor Selwanos Boutros Alnemeh in the ruined Church building of St. Mary Church of the Holy Belt “Um az-Zinnar” in Homa Syria. His Eminence was assisted by the Priests of the Archdiocese of Homs and […]

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New Liturgical editions published by the British Orthodox Church

April 23, 2014 Featured News

British Orthodox Church – 23/4/14 To commemorate the fact that 2014 marks the twentieth anniversary of the union of the British Orthodox Church with the Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria, the British Orthodox Press has published two new editions of liturgical texts, as authorised for use in The British Orthodox Church. A third edition of […]

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International Broadcast of Easter Divine Liturgy from Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

April 19, 2014 Featured News

Armenian Orthodox Church – 19/4/14 The Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and the Shoghakat TV Company, working in conjunction with Armenian Public Television (Channel 1), are pleased to once again announce the live global telecast of the Pontifical Divine Liturgy on Easter Sunday in Holy Etchmiadzin. The celebrant will be His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme […]

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Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren in Jerusalem

April 16, 2014 News

Seribian Church – 2014 Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren has undertaken a pilgrimage in the Holy Land, where he is going to participate in celebrations of the Feast of Resurrection of Christ. On Lazarus Saturday the Bishop visited Bethany, where he concelebrated to Patriarch Teophilos of Jerusalem during the Divine Liturgy celebrated in the church built […]

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Liturgies during Holy Week 2014 at the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem

April 16, 2014 News

April 2014 Order of Liturgies for Holy Week 2014 Saturday, April 12 15.40 Solemn Entry of the Patriarch into the Basilica – Service in the Armenian Gallery in the Holy Sepulchre Palm Sunday, April 13 6.30 Episcopal entry into the Basilica – morning and evening service on the Armenian Gallery 11.30 Processions around the Edicule […]

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On the Day of Lord’s Entry into Jerusalem, Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Divine Liturgy in Spanish capital

April 14, 2014 Featured News

April 12, 2014 – With the blessing of Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, arrived in Spain. He was met by Russian Ambassador Yu. Korchagin and Rev. Andrey Kordochkin, rector of the church of St. Mary Magdalene in Madrid. […]

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THE FEAST OF THE ANNUNCIATION OF THEOTOKOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

April 14, 2014 Featured News

April 2014 A. In Nazareth On Monday, the 25th of March/7th of April 2014, the feast of the Annunciation was celebrated in Nazareth, where the Archangel Gabriel was sent by God to announce to the ever virgin Mary that the Holy Spirit would come upon her and of her would be born the Son and […]

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New Chrismations in Lake Cebu,Philippines

April 11, 2014 Featured News

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong March-April 2014 On Sunday, March 17,2013, Fr.Panharios Borreros visited the Orthodox Community in Lake Cebu, Chrismated catechumens and celebrated the Divine Liturgy. Source:  

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Metropolitan Hilarion: the Mother of God always comes to our aid and always hears our prayers

April 9, 2014 Featured News

On April 7, 2014, the Day of the Annunciation of Our Most Holy Lady and the  anniversary of the demise of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia,  Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s  department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy of St.  John Chrysostom at the church of […]

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HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM OFFICIATES IN TULKARM, SAMARIA

April 9, 2014 Featured News

March April 2014 On Sunday, the 17th/30th of March 2014, the Sunday of St John Climacus, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, officiated at the Divine Liturgy in the Rum Orthodox, Arab-speaking Community of Tulkarm. The town lies at half an hour’s drive from Jacob’s Well in Samaria. Tulkarm numbers only two families, living amongst […]

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Visit of the Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God to St Vladimir Church in Ann Arbor, MI

March 31, 2014 Featured News

March 2014 On Sunday, March 16, 2014, St Vladimir Church in Ann Arbor, MI, was visited by the Miracle-working Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God “of the Sign.” On this day, Divine Liturgy was headed by Protopriest Gregory Joyce, Parish Rector and Secretary of the Diocese of Chicago and Mid-America of the Russian Orthodox […]

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Divine Liturgy held for Late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Damascus

March 24, 2014 Featured News

Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf anf Levant Region) OCP News Service 24/3/14 Divine Liturgy held for Late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Damascus on Sunday 23rd March 2014. The Liturgy was led by Metropolitan’s Mor Ivanious Paulose, Mor Thimothios Matta AlKhoury, Mor Silvanos Petrus. Several faithful and prelates attended the divine Service. A […]

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Eighth annual Diaconal Liturgical Practicum set for June 22–25

March 19, 2014 News

YONKERS, NY [SVOTS] – 19/3/14 The Eighth Annual Diaconal Liturgical Practicum — a program held in conjunction with the Orthodox Church in America’s Diaconal Vocations Program (DVP) and St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary — will be held Sunday, June 22 through Wednesday, June 25, 2014 on the seminary campus in Yonkers, NY.  The four–day program […]

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Lenten Services at the Patriarchal Church of St George

March 18, 2014 Featured News

Ecumenical Patriarcate – March 2014 The Daily Lenten Services at the Patriarchal Church of St. George are as follows: Daily Lenten Services Monday: Orthros, Hours, Vespers 8.00 Great Compline 16.30 Tuesday: Orthros, Hours, Vespers 8.00 Great Compline 16.30 Wednesday: Orthros, Hours, Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts 8.00 Great Compline 16.30 Thursday: Orthros, Hours, Vespers 8.00 […]

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Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York Celebrates Divine Liturgy on the Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy

March 14, 2014 News

Russian Church Outside Russia – March 2014 On Sunday, March 9, 2014, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, celebrated Divine Liturgy at the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady “of the Sign” on the  Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy. He was […]

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