His Eminence

Tributes to Metropolitan Philip

March 25, 2014 Featured News

Anthiochian Archdiocese of North Amercia – 25/3/14 See this page for all details regarding this week’s memorial services for Metropolitan Philip. The Archdiocese is deeply grateful for the wide range of tributes to His Eminence Metropolitan Philip which have begun to follow his repose. This collection of tributes from religious leaders, media outlets, and international […]

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Remembering His Eminence Metropolitan Philip

March 21, 2014 Featured News

21/3/14 Visit the Metropolitan Philip Memorial Page of Antiochian.org for information on the life, work and passing of our beloved Primate. A biography, news archives, reflections on and by Metropolitan Philip, links to video and audio, photo galleries and more are currentlyavailable or being prepared. Listen to a historic Ancient Faith Radio interview from 2009 of Metropolitan Philip conducted by Fr. Peter […]

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Visit of the I.A.O. delegation to Cairo

March 17, 2014 Featured News

Interparlimentary Association on Orthodoxy- Febraury-March 2014 The I.A.O. delegation consisted by Mr. Anastasios Nerantzis, Member oΕthe Hellenic Parliament, I.A.O. Secretary General, Mr. Sergei Popov, Member of the Russian State Duma, President of the I.A.O. General Assembly, Mr. Joseph Iskander, Member of the Parliament of Sudan, Member of the I.A.O. International Secretariat, Mr. Fuad Kokaly, Member […]

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THE FEAST OF THE HYPAPANTE OF THE LORD AT THE HOLY MONASTERY OF SEYDA NAYA

February 24, 2014 Featured News

Jerusalem Patriarchate – 2014 On Saturday the 2nd/15th of February 2014, the feast of the Hypapante (Encounter) of the Lord was celebrated at the Convent of Our Lady Seyda Naya which lies opposite the Hanke Mosque in the Christian quarter, in the vicinity of the Patriarchate, home to approximately twenty-five nuns. The Vespers, Matins and […]

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82nd Dukhrono of St. Ignatius Elias III concluded at Manjinikkara Monastery

February 8, 2014 Featured News

Syriac Orthodox Church in India – 8/2/14 His Beatitude the Catholicos Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I, the Metropolitan  Trustee & head of the Malankara Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Church inaugurated the  Public meeting of Pilgrims (Theerthadaka sangamam) held at the premises of the Monastery Cahtedral. Thousands of pligrims from different part of the world took part in […]

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Metropolitan Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of the Theotokos “Troeruchnitsa” in Orehovo-Borisovo Yujnoe, Moscow.

February 8, 2014 Featured News

Moldovan Orthodox Church – February 2014 On 2nd February His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of Theotokos “Troeruchnitsa” in Orehovo-Borisovo Yujnoe, Moscow, assisted by several clergymen of Chisinau Cathedral of the Nativity of the Lord. This service followed the visit of the Metropolitan to Moscow, where His Eminence participated in […]

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MINUTES (PRAKTIKON) OF THE DELEGATION OF THE PATRIARCHATE OF ROMANIA & OF THE COMMITTEE OF THE PATRIARCHATE OF JERUSALEM

February 8, 2014 Featured News

February 2014 The restauration of full communion between the Patriarchate of Jerusalem and the Romanian Patriarchate: On the 20th and 21st  of February 2013, an official delegation of the Romanian Patriarchate consisting of His Eminence Metropolitan Nifon, Archbishop of Târgovişte and Patriarchal Exarch, Rev. Prof. Dr. Viorel Ioniţă and Rev. Fr. Michael Tiţa, Patriarchal counsellor, […]

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ENTHRONEMENT OF HIS EMINENCE NIKODIMOS METROPOLITAN OF MEMPHIS

January 22, 2014 Featured News

Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa January 2014 On Friday, 10th January 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa conducted the enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan of Memphis, in the beautiful Cathedal of the Theotokos in Heliopolis in Cairo. Participating in the ceremony of enthronement of His Eminence were […]

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Special Christmas Service for Children with Special Needs

January 2, 2014 News

Syriac Orthodox Archdioscese of the Eastern United States On December 22, 2013 His Eminence Mor Cyril Aphrem Karim celebrated a special Christmas service for children with special needs. During the special Christmas service His Eminence Cyril Aphrem Karim read a few pages from his newest book Animals from the Bible to the children and their […]

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Holy Synod of Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa

December 28, 2013 Featured News

December 2013 The Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Alexandria convened today, 23rd November presided over by His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch Theodoros II in the Conference Hall of the Holy Synod. Before the Session, a Divine Liturgy was conducted in the Patriarchal Chapel of Ss Theodoroi. The deliberations were opened by His Beatitude, who […]

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15 years since the passing away of Father Cleopa Ilie commemorated at the Patriarchate

December 11, 2013 Featured News

December 2013 His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church, together with several bishops, members of the Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church, inaugurated the bibliophile and photographic exhibition and confessor dedicated to the spiritual father of Sihăstria Monastery. The event took place in Europa Christiana Hall of the Palace of the Patriarchate, […]

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The Relics of Saints Constantine and Helen from the Patriarchate, in Galaţi

December 4, 2013 News

December 2013 With the blessing of His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, the relics of Saints Constantine and Helen from the Patriarchal Cathedral were brought today, 27 November 2013, in a pilgrimage to the Archdiocese of Lower Danube. They are carried to Galaţi by His Eminence Calinic, Archbishop of Argeş and Muscel, the delegate of […]

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The hierarch of the Orthodox Church of Moldova celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Nativity of the Lord Cathedral

November 12, 2013 News

10/11/13 Numerous parishioners of the Nativity of the Lord metropolitan cathedral gathered in the holy shrine to participate in the Divine Liturgy celebrated by His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir. United in prayer with the hierarch, the church-goers gave glory to God, thanking the Creator for abundant mercy cast on His creation. This Divine Liturgy – just […]

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Six Years of Patriarchal Service of the Sixth Patriarch of Romania Celebrated at the Romanian Patriarchate

October 9, 2013 Featured News

October 2013 On 30 September 2007, the sixth Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church was enthroned in the person of His Beatitude Daniel. The Patriarch of Romania was born on 22 July 1951, to parents Alexe and Stela Ciobotea, in Dobresti locality, commune, county of Timis. He was baptised Dan-Ilie. He studied at the University […]

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Close of the Bishops Synod of the Armenian Apostolic Church

September 28, 2013 Featured News

28/9/13 From September 24 through 27, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; and His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, presided over the opening of the Bishop’s Synod of the Armenian Church. Present at the meeting were 62 Archbishops […]

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A Taoist and Student of Medicine is Baptized Orthodox

September 27, 2013 Featured News

  27/9/13 In the Church of the Holy Patriarchal Monastery of Odigitria of Gonia in Kisamos Kolimvari, His Eminence our Metropolitan Mr. Amphilochios officiated the Baptism of a student with a scholarship of the 5th year of medicine, Tsai Chen Wei, a Taoist, originating from Taiwan. The name given to the newly-baptized is Luke after […]

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Archbishop Theodosios of Sebastia Calls For Bulgarian Orthodox Church Support Of Christians in Arab World

August 12, 2013 News

12/8/13 August 9 (BTA) – The Bulgarian Orthodox Church should take a firm stand on the grave situation of the Christians in Syria and the entire Arab world, and should support them, His Eminence the Most Reverend Archbishop Theodosios (Hanna) of Sebastia from the Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem appealed at a BTA-hosted news conference Friday. […]

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Supreme Spiritual Council Meeting in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

August 3, 2013 Featured News

August 2013 From July 30 to 31, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, the regular meeting of the Supreme Spiritual Council was held with the general membership in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. At the opening of the meeting the Catholicos of All Armenians expressed […]

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An Extraordinary Session of the Synod of Bishops is Held

July 14, 2013 Featured News

On Wednesday, July 10, 2013, an extraordinary session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia was held, presided over by its First Hierarch, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York. Participating in the meeting were permanent members of the Synod of Bishops: His Eminence Archbishop Mark […]

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How A Hindu From Fiji Became an Orthodox Priest

June 25, 2013 Featured News

By Fr. Barnabas Nair – 25/6/13 Greetings to all my beloved Orthodox Christians. I am Fr. Barnabas from Labasa, the second largest island in Fiji. I am taking the opportunity to convey to you how I found the truth in the Orthodox Church. When I first met His Eminence Mr. Amphilochios on my island Vanua […]

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The Romanian Patriarchate expresses solidarity with the Patriarchate of Antioch

June 10, 2013 Featured News

10/6/13 While noticing that – from April 22, 2013, when His Eminence Metropolitan PAUL of Aleppo and Alexandretta, from the Greek-Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East, and His Eminence Metropolitan GREGORIOS YOHANNA IBRAHIM of Aleppo, from the Syrian Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East, were kidnapped while spiritually assisting the Arabic Christian […]

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