Feast Day at the Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid

 Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid - The Serbian Patriarchate - 31/8/19 The Feast of Summer Passover, as it is called in the Orthodox Church, the Dormition of the Blessed Virgin, is solemnly celebrated in all places of worship of the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid. His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje John served the evening service ...

Serbian Patriarchal Encyclical for Pascha – 2018

Church of Serbia - 31/3/18 The Serbian Orthodox Church to her spiritual children at Pascha, 2018 +IRINEJ By the Grace of God Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch, with all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: ...

Feast Day of the Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ Celebrated at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 20/2/17 On February 14, the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church celebrated the Feast day commemorating the presentation of the 40 day-old Christ Child to the Temple in Jerusalem. On the occasion of the Feast, a Divine Liturgy was offered in the Mother Cathedral. The celebrant was Very Rev. Fr. Shahe Ananyan, ...

Archimandrite Irenei (Steenberg) is Consecrated Bishop of Sacramento on the Feast Day of the Cathedral of the Mother of God “Joy Of All Who Sorrow” in San Francisco (Photo-Report)

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 8/11/16 Photo: Helen Nowak. Read: Sermon by Newly-Consecration Bishop Irenei (Steenberg) of Sacramanto, Second Vicar of the Western American Diocese On Sunday, November 6, 2016, the feast day of Moscow’s Icon of the Mother of God “Joy of All Who Sorrow,” ...

Gethsemane Convent Celebrates its Feast Day of St Mary Magdalene, Equal-to-the-Apostles

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia- August 2016 On Thursday, August 4, 2016, the feast day of St Mary Magdalene, Equal-to-the-Apostles, His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin and Germany, Overseer of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem, celebrated Divine Liturgy in Gethsemane Convent along with Archimandrite ...

The Feast of St. Hripsime and Her Companions

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - May 2016 On May 23, the Armenian Apostolic Church will commemorate the Feast Day of St. Hripsime and her Companions. On this occasion, at 10: 00 a.m., the reliquary of St. Hripsime will be processed through the city of Vagharshapat, from the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin to the Monastery of ...

Resurrection Cathedral in the South American Diocesan Cathedral Celebrates its Feast Day

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - May 2016 On May 8, 2016, Thomas Sunday, His Grace Bishop John of Caracas and South America officiated at the feast day celebrations of Resurrection Cathedral in Buenos Aires, Argentina, along with His Grace Bishop Leonid of Argentina and ...

Feast Day of Saint Elizabeth the New Martyr at Mary Magdalene Convent of Gethsemane

July 2015 Information and events from the Delegate of Christian Affairs in the Holy Land for the Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem July 18th, 2015, Gethsemane, Mary Magdalene convent of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia. The feast day of Saint Elizabeth Fyodorovna, born Princess Elisabeth Hesse of the Rhine, later married to Grand Duke Sergei ...

Feast Day of the Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ Celebrated in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

On February 14, the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church celebrated the Feast day commemorating the presentation of the 40 day-old Christ Child to the Temple in Jerusalem. The festivities began on the evening of February 13 in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. With the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; Evening ...

His All-Holiness the Ecumenical Patriarch at Panaghia of Pera

On November 21, 2014, the Feast Day of the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple, His All-Holiness presided over the Divine Liturgy at the patronal feast of the Church of Panaghia in the Pera (Beyoğlu) district of Istanbul. Concelebrating with His All-Holiness were members of the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, ...

Feast Day of the Dormition of the Holy Theotokos at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

On 17 August, the Armenian Apostolic Church solemnly celebrated the joyful Feast of the Dormitionof the Holy Virgin Mary. A Divine Liturgy was offered in the Mother Cathedral of Etchmiadzin, with the participation of the members of the Brotherhood of Holy Etchmiadzin, and the presence of faithful pilgrims. The celebrant was His Grace Bishop Hovnan Hakobyan, ...

Feast Day of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God (Verapokhum)

Armenian Orthodox Church - Mother See - 14/8/14 On August 17, the Feast Day of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God, Divine Liturgy will be celebrated in the Cathedral of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. Services will start at 10:30 a.m. Immediately following the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy, the Blessing of the Grapes ...

Canonization of Two New Saints by the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Saint Porphyrios of Kafsokalivia

    December 2013 On Tuesday, November 27, 2013, the Sacred and Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate decided the formal inclusion in the List of Saints of the Orthodox Church of elder Porphyrios of Kafsokalivia and of venerable Meletios of Lardos. Feast Day of Saint Porphyrios of Kafsokalivia: December 2nd. Feast Day of Saint Meletios of Lardos: February 12th. Read ...

Commemoration Day of St. Thaddeus and St. Bartholomew

On November 29, with the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, a pre-feast service will be offered in the Mother Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin, on the occasion of the Feast Day of the first Armenian Holy Apostles, Sts. Thaddeus and Bartholomew.  The pre-feast service will be held during ...