Spain Launches Trial of Former Priest Involved in Major Pedophilia Scandal

Sputniknews - 7/3/17 The major scandal involving the Roman Catholic Church saw new developments on Monday, with the start of a trial of former priest Roman accused of pedophilia, in Spain. MADRID (Sputnik) — In August 2014, a man, known as Daniel, from Granada wrote a five-page letter to Pope Francis, describing how a number of priests ...

Priest attacked in Kiev dies

July 2015 Kiev priest Roman Nikolayev (Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate), died of gunshot wounds on Wednesday morning at the age of 40. "The venue of the funeral service and the burial place of the newly departed priest Roman Nikolayev will be reported later," the Ukrainian Orthodox Church reported on its website. The priest, who was ...

In Memoriam : Archimandrite Roman Braga

Archimandrite Roman Braga

OCA - 29/4/15 USA: Archimandrite Roman [Braga] of the Dormition of Mother of God Monastery here fell asleep in the Lord on the evening of Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  Father Roman had been in declining health for some time. Additional information and a schedule of funeral services will be posted as they become available. May Father Roman’s memory ...

Archimandrite Roman awarded Order of St. Romanos

Archim. Roman Braga

RIVES JUNCTION, MI [OCA] - April 2015 His Eminence, Archbishop Nathaniel of Detroit and the Romanian Episcopate, presented the Order of Saint Romanos to Archimandrite Roman [Braga] after the Divine Liturgy on the Great Feast of the Annunciation at the Dormition of the Mother of God Monastery here. Established by the Holy Synod of Bishops at their ...