How can Christians wage war

The Holy & Great Monastery of Vatopaidi - The Monastic Republic of Mount Athos - October 2016 In the [Muslim] Saracen encampment they asked St. Cyril [Enlightener of the Slavs]: “How can Christians wage war and at the same time keep Christ’s commandment to pray to God for their enemies?’ To this, St. Cyril replied: “If two ...

THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM BLESSES HELLENIC NAVY FRIGATE IN HAIFA

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - August 2016 On the afternoon of Sunday, 8th/21st August 2016, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, visited the “Prometheus” frigate of the Hellenic Navy, anchored in the port of Haifa. The visit was paid on the kind invitation of Rear Admiral Vasileios Theologitis, addressed on Saturday, 7th/20th of August 2016, during his ...

TWO HUNDRED-MEMBER GROUP OF THE HELLENIC NAVY VISITS THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE - August 2016 On Saturday, the 7th/20th of August 2016, a group consisting of 200 members of the Hellenic Navy, headed by the Defence Attaché of the Greek Embassy in Israel, Mr V. Broumas, visited the Patriarchate. The group was welcomed by Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem in the presence of Hagiotaphite Fathers. The Captain and ...