Holy Qurobo for New Year’s Eve – Hayy El Seryan – Aleppo

  Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 1/1/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of New Year’s Eve at St. George Church in Hayy El-Seryan in Aleppo. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, and Mor Timotheos Matthew, Patriarchal Secretary for ...

Malankara Syriac Orthodox Delegation From Kuwait Visits Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - June 2016- Syriac Orthodox Church in India His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from St. George Church in Kuwait, at the Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh. His Eminence Metropolitan Mor Severius Abraham headed the delegation which came to discuss the situation of their church in Kuwait. His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matthew, Patriarchal ...

Rescued at Last: Christian Villages in Syria Liberated from Daesh

Over 30 Christian villages in Al-Hasakah province were completely devastated during the initial attack by Daesh forces.

http://sputniknews.com/ 10/12/15 Over 30 thousand Assyrian Christians live in the province of Al-Hasakah in the northeastern part of Syria. Up to 300 civilians were kidnapped and scores were murdered when during February the Daesh forces suddenly attacked the Christian villages there. Now as the Syrian army drives back the Islamists from the province, the local residents are attempting to pick up the pieces and restore some semblance ...

Egypt: Explosive Goes Off Next to Church

Raymond Ibrahim - May 2015 Coptic Solidarity A homemade explosive planted next to a Coptic Christian church was detonated around sunset on May 16. Although there were no human casualties at the St. George Church in Tamiya (Fayum governorate), as the church was mostly empty except for clergy, the church’s administrative offices and second floor glass was shattered, creating chaos and ...

Military flags of the Army of Serbia consecrated at Saint George Church in Oplenac

28/4/15 Military flags of the Army of Serbia were consecrated at St. George Church in Oplenac on 22 April 2015. The ceremony was officiated by His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica, Vicar Bishop of the Patriarch of Serbia and clergy. The tradition of consecration of Military Flags in Serbian history started with the Karadjordjevic Royal Family. ...

Blessing of the Church Painting of the Saint George Church of Mogosoaia

August 2014 After hundreds of faithful venerated the saints martyrs Saturday, on their celebration day, at the only church founded by Prince Constantine Brancoveanu in Bucharest, "Saint George the New" church, this Sunday, faithful, pilgrims and tourists attended the commemorative events organised at the church in the precincts of the “Brancovean Palaces” Cultural Centre of Mogosoaia. Blessing ...

Patriarch hopes Serbs, Albanians will reconcile soon

11/2/13 PRIZREN -- Serbian Patriarch Irinej stated in Prizren on Thursday that he hopes that Serbs and Albanians "will reconcile soon and live together as brothers". The patriarch served the holy liturgy in the St. George Church in Prizren together with bishops and clergy of the Rašla-Prizren Diocese. The liturgy was attended by a few dozens of believers. ...

Metropolitan PHILIP, Bishop THOMAS Celebrate Groundbreaking Weekend With St. George Faithful

Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America The weekend of June 4th through the 6th proved to be a joyful and historic event for the community of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, Bridgeville, Pennsylvania. Starting with the arrival of His Eminence Metropolitan PHILIP, His Grace Bishop THOMAS and Archdeacon Hans on Friday, June 4, a ...

Ecumenical Patriarchate to Appeal Confiscation of Church Properties

The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate has declared intentions to appeal to Turkish courts, and should that fail, to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg regarding the 23 Orthodox foundations and communities that have been confiscated by the Turkish government's religious foundation directorate.Following the Divine Liturgy at St. George Church, atop the ...