Finnish Orthodox Archbishopric Throne to be Relocated to the Capital City of Helsinki

Archbishop Leo of Karelia & All Finland

Cherian Mathikere - (Chief Editor & Correspondent) - OCP News Service - 29/11/17 Global: The Primate's See of the Finnish Orthodox Church (Ecumenical Patriarchate) will be moved from Kuopio to the Capital City of Helsinki. The decision was taken by the local council of the Finnish Orthodox Church. The change will be effective from the ...

Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II of Armenia Meets Archbishop Leo of Karelia & all Finland

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 25/3/17 Meeting with Archbishop Leo of Karelia and all Finland and Lecture at the University of Eastern Finland. KUOPIO, FINLAND: On March 21, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians met with Archbishop Leo of Karelia and all Finland and Head of the Orthodox Church of Finland. After ...

Metropolitan Mar Yulios to represent Oriental Orthodox at Helsinki Lausanne Orthodox Initiative from Sept 1-5

OCP News Service By OCP Gulf Correspondent - September 2015 HELSINKI, Finland: The third Lausanne Orthodox Initiative (LOI) consultation begins outside Helsinki from September 1 to 5, 2015 under the theme ‘The Gospel as Good News’. HG Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios will participate as a delegate and will be the sole representative from among the Oriental Orthodox ...

Letter of Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland for the Great and Holy Lent 2015

March 2015- The Finnish Orthodox Church "Guard the door of my lips" The right to social critique has not always stood at the core of society’s values. For example, in ancient Greece, there was no freedom of speech, and one reason the philosopher Socrates paid for his speech with his life. The present respect for freedom of speech ...

Finnish Orthodox Church expresses concern in foster care dispute

3/10/2012 A dispute over a decision to take four children of a Finnish-Russian family into foster care has caught the attention of Finnish church organisations. The Orthodox Parish of Helsinki plans to investigate whether or not the decision is well-founded. "We were in contact with the mother already before this case. From our point of view it ...

Finnish Orthodox Church Day expect thousands of Participants

The Orthodox Church Day is becoming a pre-enrollment of at least 3 000 participants. Church of Finland Orthodox dates are the biggest event in past 25 years. Tthe previous major event was held in Kuopio in the year 1985. The church conference's theme is "Orthodox view of ecology". Church Days are being organized in ...

Application Open for training and development post at Valaam

21/5/2010 Translated Using Goolge Translate Service Valaam Folk high school is open to training and development Requirment: A person who has a higher degree, a strong and diverse experience of the Finnish Orthodox Church's hands-on activities, social life, knowledge and practical experience in strategic management, administration and information. Training and Development Institute participates in the management and ...