UNIATES ATTEMPT TO SEIZE A CHURCH OF UOC-MP ON PENTECOST SUNDAY

Pravoslavie.ru - 7/6/17 On June 4, 2017, the feast of Pentecost, Uniate priests with the support of soldiers of “the Black Hundred” group made a raider siege of a church of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) at Kolomiya in the Transkarpatya region, reports the Information and Education Department of UOC-MP. According to the ...

Children become bright torches of spiritual life through Christian education, Patriarch Daniel says

Aurelian Iftimiu - Basilica News Agency - 8/12/16 The eighth edition of the cultural and artistic performance Saint Nicholas among children took place Monday, 5 December 2016, at the Patriarchal Palace in Bucharest, in the presence of His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel. The performance was held in two sections and had three mini-carols concerts and three mini-plays. Referring to the ...

TO FIND THE ROLE OF THE CHURCH IN THE MODERN WORLD, WITHOUT COMPROMISING OUR PRINCIPLES – UOC PRIMATE ON THE TASKS OF THE PAN-ORTHODOX COUNCIL

Pravoslavie.ru - June 2016 In his interview with the media of Poltava His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine spoke on what he expects from the Pan-Orthodox Council to be held late in June this year on Crete, reports the UOC MP’s Synodal Information and Education Department. Pondering the cause and mission of the expected inter-Church ...

Russia: Arkhangelsk, Orthodox Church against sects, including Yoga

21/3/2011 Asia News Local authorities write to eparchy to invite them to keep "destructive cults" such as Jehovah's Witnesses away from schools. But yoga also presents problem for religious leaders, a practice that relies on "recruitment" in public spaces. Moscow - The authorities in Arkhangelsk have written to the local Russian Orthodox Church leaders to underscore the need ...

ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY WOMEN COMPLETED THE 2009 RELIGIOUS STUDIES COURSE AT THE CATHOLICOSATE IN ANTELIAS

For the past several years the Religious Education Department of the Catholicosate has been organizing lecture series for women with the aim of deepening their knowledge of the church, its theology and the place of the Bible in the Church. This year as well His Holiness Aram I met with the participants during the first ...

Christian Education Department to host conference in Ellwood City, PA Saturday, May 30

Orthodox Church in America SYOSSET, NY [OCA Communications] -- "In the Beginning" is the title of a conference for teachers, parents, youth ministers, and others interested in Orthodox Christian education, slated to be held at the Monastery of the Transfiguration, Ellwood City, PA on Saturday, May 30, 2009.Sponsored by the Department of Christian Education of ...

Christian Education Department to host conference in Ellwood City, PA Saturday, May 30

Orthodox Church in America SYOSSET, NY [OCA Communications] -- "In the Beginning" is the title of a conference for teachers, parents, youth ministers, and others interested in Orthodox Christian education, slated to be held at the Monastery of the Transfiguration, Ellwood City, PA on Saturday, May 30, 2009.Sponsored by the Department of Christian Education of ...