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Message of His Holiness Karekin II at the 6th National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia

May 22, 2017 Featured
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Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin – May 2017 MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II, SUPREME PATRIARCH AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMEMIANS ON THE OCCASION OF THE FIRST SESSION OF THE 6TH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA (Yerevan , 18 May 2017) Your Excellency, Mr. President, Honorable Members of Parliament, Dear attendees, We extend […]

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Good Friday – Damascus

April 15, 2017 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 15/4/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the service of the worship of the Cross at St. George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma in Damascus. His Holiness was assisted by His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar at the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus and the clergy of the […]

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12 Spiritual Quotes from Patriarch Daniel about the Holy Cross

March 21, 2017 Featured
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Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency – March 2017 The Cross of our Saviour Jesus Christ represents God’s love revealed to humans in a world full of hatred and violence. The Holy Cross is the sign of love that conquers sin and death. Christ’s Cross becomes a principle of new life for every Christian; a principle […]

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The Exaltation of the Holy Cross at the Cathedral Church in Belgrade

January 22, 2017 News
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Church of Serbia – 22/1/17 His Holiness Irine, Serbian Patriarch, served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral church in Belgrade on the feast day of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, January 18th, 2017. The Patriarch was concelebrated by the clergy of the Cathedral church. At the end of the Liturgy, Serbian Patriarch served […]

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SIGN OF THE CROSS IS A GREAT POWER, METROPOLITAN ONUFRY SAYS

October 6, 2016 Featured News
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Pravoslavie.ru – 6/10/16 On September 27, 2016, the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, during the Divine Liturgy at the Kiev Caves Lavra His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine spoke of the spiritual power of the Cross in the lives of Christians, reports theinformation and education department of the UOC-MP. “The […]

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THE FEAST OF THE ELEVATION OF THE CROSS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE 2016

October 4, 2016 Featured News

The Jerusalem Patriarchate – October 2016 A. In the afternoon during Vespers On Tuesday, the 14th/27th of September 2016, the Patriarchate celebrated the Elevation of the Holy Cross in commemoration of the fact that, on the completion of the opening of the Church of the Resurrection in 336 AD, St Helen and Archbishop Makarios of […]

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The relics of St Philotheia and a fragment of the Holy Cross carried in procession, in Bucharest

September 20, 2016 Featured News

Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency – September 2016 The Holy Cross and St Basil the Great Church in Bucharest began the manifestations for its dedication day, on the eve of the Feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross, 13 September 2016. Following the Vigil Service, the relics of the Holy Virgin Martyr Philotheia from […]

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Patriarch of Romania: The Holy Cross is the mystery of the eternal love of the Most Holy Trinity for humankind

September 20, 2016 Featured News
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Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency – September 2016 The Feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross is cherished by the people because it shows not only the spiritual meaning of the Cross, but also what was achieved during time by the help of the wooden cross on which Christ was crucified, the Romanian Patriarch […]

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Patriarch of Romania: The Holy Cross is the sign of the never ending love Of God for humans, higher than humans’ understanding of God

September 15, 2016 Featured News
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Iulian Dumitrascu – Basilica News Agency – September 2016 The Cross of Jesus Christ, our Saviour, represents the love of God shown to the humans in a world full of hate and violence, Patriarch Daniel said in the sermon delivered Sunday, 11 September 2016, in the historical chapel of the Patriarchal Residence. His Beatitude explained the […]

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Patriarch of Romania: “Kindness of Christ liberates Humans from the Demons’ Malice”

July 31, 2016 Featured News
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Iulian Dumitrascu – Basilica News Agency- July 2016 The purpose of the life on the earth is to reach the eternal heavenly life obeying the Word of God, attending the religious services, partaking the Holy Eucharist and doing good deeds according to the will of God, the Patriarch of Romanian said in the sermon delivered today […]

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Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria visits Ethiopia 

September 26, 2015 Featured News

Yonas Gredew (OCP Delegate of Addis Ababa and All Ethiopia) OCP News Service – 26/9/15 Addis Ababa: His Holiness Tawadors II of Alexandria on the Throne of St Mark the Evangelist is in Ethiopia for a four-day official visit. The Primate of the Coptic Orthodox Church is accompanied by a high-level  delegation from Egypt. Pope Tawadros […]

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Despite attempts by Turkey to eradicate Armenia and exterminate Armenians we survived because of our heroes and martyrs Stated His Holiness Catholicos Aram I

September 25, 2015 Featured News

September 2015 On 12th Saturday, His Holiness Aram I arrived in Anjar (Lebanon) to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the resistance of Musa Dagh. The Catholicos was accompanied by Bishop Shahé Paossian, Prelate of the Diocese of Lebanon, and was met by the Mayor of Anjar, Garo Pamboukian, representatives of Armenian civil society organizations, and […]

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Blessing of the Holy Muron of the Armenian Orthodox Church to be Held on 27th September 2015

August 26, 2015 Featured News

Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church – August 2015 Visit FB Event Page Here: The blessing of the Holy Muron, which traditionally occurs once every seven years, will be offered on September 27, 2015 at the Mother See of Holy Holy Etchmiadizn on the Feast of the Holy Cross of Varag, by His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme […]

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Fr. Christopher T. Metropulos elected as the President of the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

May 5, 2015 Featured News

May 2015 Following a rigorous search process that began in October 2014, the Board of Trustees of Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology (HCHC) on, May 1, 2015, voted unanimously to elect the V. Rev. Fr. Christopher T. Metropulos as the next president of the institution, in succession of the current […]

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Project Mexico Mission Trip: A Reflection

April 14, 2015 Featured News

HCHC-  Jason Oneida, Holy Cross Class of 2017 During spring break this year, I participated in my first mission experience through Project Mexico. This fantastic ministry is based out of St. Innocent’s Orphanage near Rosarito, Mexico, and seeks to build homes for impoverished families that live in the area. My fellow missionaries and I went […]

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Sunday of the Veneration of the Holy Cross in Merrillville

March 19, 2015 Featured News

USA The spiritual echo of the beautiful words of this church hymn to the Honorable Cross and the Holy Resurrection permeated and warmed the souls of the faithful people of God who together with their clergy gathered around their Bishop on the third Sunday of Great Lent. With the blessings of Bishop Longin, the Lenten […]

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Living Stones, Spiritual Houses

February 8, 2015 Featured News
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Fr Christopher Foley  Holy Cross Orthodox Church – February 2015 As you come to him, the living Stone—rejected by humans but chosen by God and precious to him—you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. – I Peter […]

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Theophany in Podgorica – Montenegro

January 22, 2015 Featured News

22/1/15 On the feast of Theophany, His Eminence Amfilohije,Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, celebrated the Divine Liturgy and a service of the Blessing of the Water at the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica. After the Liturgy at the Cathedral church, the Metropolitan blessed the waters under […]

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The Feast of Theophany in Belgrade

January 22, 2015 Featured News

22/1/15 Central celebration of the feast of Theophany with traditional throwing of the Holy Cross into the water and swimming of the young people to catch the Cross at the Sava lake. The feast day’s Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the church of Saint George in Belgrade on Banovo brdo was served by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian […]

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Lightning destroys historic church in Crete

January 14, 2015 Featured News
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14/1/15 The small church of Holy Cross in Crete has been damaged by lightning. The church is located at the  plateau of Strouboulas, just south of the Stroumboulas elongated mountain range, which resembles a volcanic cone when seen from Heraklion. via enikos.gr – Society: Lightning destroys historic church in Crete – PHOTOS. Source:  

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Presidential Scholarship Dinner at the Hellenic College Holy Cross

January 10, 2015 News

January 2015 His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, the Hellenic College Holy Cross Board of Trustees, Faculty, and Students cordially invite you to join us for the Presidential Scholarship Dinner Friday, May 15, 2015 Hellenic College Holy Cross Presidential Scholarships are awarded to incoming students who exhibit exceptional academic and leadership achievement and potential. Scholarship recipients must […]

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