Sermon by Newly-Canonized Serbian Bishop Mardarije (Uskokovic) on the Second Sunday of Great Lent, Delivered at the Church of Saint Olga Orphanage in Kishinev.

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 3/3/18 My dear children. I visited your wealthy and valuable library, I saw very many interesting and beneficial books on various topics and saw you often reading these fine tomes. But to my great sorrow and disappointment, I did ...

THE FEAST OF HOLY PROPHET ELISHA AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE (2017)

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - July 2017 On Tuesday, 14th/27th June 2017, the Patriarchate celebrated the memory of the Holy Prophet Elisha at the Holy Monastery named after him in Jericho, where Zacchaeus’ sycamore tree stands. The Holy Prophet Elisha was Prophet Elijah’s student, and he was called to the order of the Prophets by God, while ...

Update on Myrrh Emitting Icon

Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago - May 2017 BISHOP DEMETRIOS OF MOKISSOS REVIEWS NEW UPDATE ON FAMOUS MYRRH EMITTING ICON OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CHICAGO, IL: His Grace Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos officiated services  at Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Homer Glen, Illinois. While at the church, he witnessed a new update to their famous Myrrh Emitting ...

The depiction of the Holy Trinity

OODGER- Fr. Panayiotis Vardouniotis - Euxh.gr - May 2017 Hagiography is not any ordinary drawing; it is a portrayal that contains theology. The hagiographer expresses theology from within the image. So, let’s see what the hagiography of “Abraham’s Hospitality” teaches us: According to the narration of chapter 18 of the Book of Genesis, Abraham – who was very hospitable ...

Fasting, Prayer & Repentance: Keys to Approach the Holy God – Abune Mathias

Eotcmk.org - Kassa Nigus - March 2017 His Holiness Patriarch Abune Mathias has made an address regarding the Fast of Great Lent, locally known as Abiy Tsom/Hudade, which will begin on Monday Yekatit 13, 2009 E.C.( February 20, 2017). Abune Mathias addressing extensively about the worth of fasting, prayer and repentance quoting on (Ps.34:5, Math, 17:14 -21, Joel ...

International Symposium Dedicated to 350th Anniversary of Printing of the Bible in Armenian

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 11/10/16 On October 6, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the International Symposium on “Armenian Translation of the Holy Bible and Its Publication in the Evolution of History” was opened in the Events Auditorium of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary at the ...

Armenian Translation of the Holy Bible and Its Publication in the Evolution of History

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - July 2016 Armenian Translation of the Holy Bible and Its Publication in the Evolution of History CONFERENCE AT THE MOTHER SEE OF HOLY ETCHMIADZIN OCTOBER 6-8, 2016 Gevorkian Theological Seminary of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Library of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin The year 2016 marks ...

His Holiness Aram I inaugurates the 86th Scholastic Year of the Seminary

12 October 2015. The Feast of the Holy Translators, which inaugurates the new school year of the Seminary, celebrates the discovery of the Armenian alphabet in 405, which made it possible to translate the Holy Bible into Armenian. On Saturday 11 October in the morning Rev Fr. Torkom Donoyan, Dean of the Seminary celebrated the Holy ...

Orthodox Christian radio to start broadcasting in Moscow from September 14

15/9/14 Radio Vera, an Orthodox Christian radio station, will start broadcasting at a frequency of 100.9FM in Moscow on September 14, Interfax reports.The radio station has already been blessed by the Russian Orthodox Church. The station will offer programs about history, raising children, family problems, church calendar, the Holy Bible. It will also play national and ...

Is the Holy Bible the Logos in written form?

OODGER - 7/4/14 A phrase customarily coming from the mouths of Protestants is the outrageous phrase: "The Holy Bible is God the Logos in written form."!!!   Exactly what are they trying to tell us with this phrase?  That the God of the Universe is identified as a divinely-inspired book, or that the Holy Bible is worshipped ...

Third-party assisted reproduction is adultery, says Church

4/10/13 THE CHURCH of Cyprus considers the use of eggs and sperm from third parties in assisted reproduction as adultery, MPs heard yesterday. Paphos Metropolitan Georgios said the Church rejected the notion of using surrogate mothers because they could bond emotionally with the baby and refuse to hand them over to the real parents. The Church also rejected ...

COPIES OF OLDEST MANUSCRIPT OF NAREG NOW AVAILABLE FOR SALE

3/9/2012 Two years ago the Catholicosate of Cilicia reproduced from the original manuscript copies of the ‘Nareg’ prayer book written in 1173 by St. Gregory of Nareg in Cilicia. This project was sponsored by Mr Kapriel Chemberdjian. When declaring the creation of the fund, Catholicos Aram I said, “Nareg is the second book after the Holy Bible ...

Former Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy assures all help to Christian community if elected to power in Karnataka state

Liju Cherian 28/8/2012 Indian Christians #Various Christian think tanks hold brain-storming session in Bengaluru #6th Sense under Dr Abraham Ruby to officially train JDS workers # Veteran politician presented with Kannada version of Holy Bible BENGALURU, Karnataka --- Dr H D Kumaraswamy, former Karnataka Chief Minister and Janata Dal (Secular), JDS President, held a marathon meeting with leaders of various ...

Beyond the tales in Israel

IFEOMA IKEJI 3/2/2012 The anxiety kept increasing as the journey progressed to the famous country along the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. This could be easily deduced from the outburst of songs of praise and thanksgiving to God from the over 300 passengers on board when the airbus stopped over in Turkey for refuelling and changing ...

Promotion of a new book: Full Serbian Translation of the Holy Bible

2/11/2011 On Friday, October 28, at the Book Fair there was a presentation of the first edition of the Holy Bible Old and New Testament with translated deuterocanonical books of the Old Testament, which were translated into the modern Serbian language by His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral and retired Bishop Atanasije ...

Commemoration day of Pontiff St. Sahak Partev

26/2/2011 On 26th February the Armenian Apostolic church commemorates the Pontiff St. Sahak Partev day. Pontiff St. Sahak Partev was the elder son of Catholicos St. Nersess the Great, and the last Catholicos of the Armenian Church who descended from the lineage of St. Gregory the Illuminator. He became Catholicos of All Armenians in 387 A.D., and ...

Pope Shenouda rejects court decision permitting divorcees to Remarry

01/06/2010 Pope Shenouda III, patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church, said he absolutely rejects a recent ruling by the Administrative Court obliging the church to grant divorcees permits to remarry. "We are only bound by the Holy Bible," said Shenouda during his biweekly sermon in Alexandria yesterday. Shenouda further threatened to defrock any priest who allows a ...