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THE COMMEMORATION OF THE DIVINE TRANSFIGURATION IN PORT SAID – EGYPT

August 12, 2017 Featured News
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Patriarchate of Alexandria – August 2017 On 6th August 2017, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, traveled north-eastern Egypt, North of the Suez Canal, to the coastal city of Port Said, See of the Holy Metropolis of Pilousion, to celebrate the feast of the majestic, enormous historic Holy Cathedral […]

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Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago Enters Eternal Rest

June 3, 2017 Featured
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Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago – 3/6/17 +Memory Eternal+ With the most profound sorrow and sense of loss, yet with confident hope in the Resurrection we sadly inform the faithful and clergy of the Holy Metropolis of Chicago that our spiritual father, His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, fell asleep in the Lord this Friday […]

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Patriarch Theodoros of Alexandria Performs first Consecration of Deaconesses

February 23, 2017 Featured
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Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency – February 2017 On the feast of the Saint and Great Martyr Theodore of Tyre, 17 February 2016, the day on which His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa celebrates his name day, a festive Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Holy Church of St […]

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Romanian Orthodox Holy Synod elects new Bishop of Maramureş and Sătmar

December 22, 2016 News
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Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency- 22/12/16 The Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church met Friday, 16 December 2016, for an extraordinary session at the Patriarchal Residence, under the chairmanship of His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel. During this meeting, the new Bishop for the vacant seat of Maramureş and Sătmar was elected, following the death of […]

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Enthronement of His Eminence Nikolla as the Metropolitan of Apolonia and Fieri

May 11, 2016 Featured News

The Albanian Orthodox Church – May 2016 The Holy Synod of the Orthodox Autocephalous Church of Albania, in its meeting dated on April 7, 2016, held under the headship of His Beatitude Anastasios, Archbishop of Tirana, Durres and All Albania, decided the establishment of two new Metropolis: 1. The Holy Metropolis of Apolonia and Fieri, which […]

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GREEK HIERARCHS WARN THAT THE TIME OF PERSECUTIONS HAS COME: “WE ARE ORTHODOX GREECE: LET US NOT BE TRAITORS”

December 20, 2015 Featured News

Pravoslavie.ru – 20/12/2015 “Adoption of the new law is officially opening the page of state persecutions against our faith. The politicians shamelessly refer to the European consensus concerning legalization of sodomy, but they conceal the fact that the post-Christian Europe has become Sodom and Gomorrah,” Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus is speaking of what is going on […]

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“Orthodoxy renews people” – Archbishop Makarios of Kenya

November 6, 2015 Featured News
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Orthodox Mission Fraternity- November 2015 Support the Orthodox Mission in Kenya. Donate now. For many years people had been waiting for Christ to come: the One who would bring love and peace, the real smile and justice, equality and serenity, things so precious to someone who wants to feel the true meaning of life. Since […]

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YOUTH FROM THE COMMUNITY OF NAZARETH VISIT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

August 19, 2015 Featured News

On Thursday, the 31st of July/13th of August 2015, a group of thirty young men and women from the Patriarchate’s Greek Orthodox Community in Nazareth, led by their Presbyter, f. Lazaros, visited the Patriarchate. They were welcomed by H.B. Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem and Hagiotaphite Fathers. On behalf of the group, father Lazaros thanked the […]

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Patience and endurance are signs of wisdom and Sacrificial love

June 29, 2015 Featured News
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June 2015 Message of His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, at the International Scientific Congress “Patience and endurance in contemporary times according to Saint Paul the Apostle”, Pavleia XXI, Veria, Greece, 26-29 June 2015: His Eminence PANTELEIMON, Metropolitan of Veria, Naousa and Kampania Your Eminence, We have learned with joy that this year too the […]

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THE FIRST ORTHODOX UNIVERSITY IN MADAGASCAR OPENS

June 9, 2015 Featured News

Compiled by Archimandrite Markos Theodosi – June 2015 On 3rd June 2015, the Patriarch flew to Manakara where he was welcomed by the district commissioner and crowds of people. The Alexandrian Primate visited the offices of the district commissioner where he offered spiritual words to the people of the area and told them to have […]

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ORTHODOX ORPHANAGE FOR 200 CHILDREN INAGURATED IN MADAGASCAR

June 4, 2015 Featured News

Patriarchate of Alexandria On 30th May 2015, the second day of his visit to the Holy Metropolis of Madagascar, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa visited Andoharanofotsy, where in the presence of His Excellency the Ambassador of Egypt and the Mayor of the city, he inaugurated the new girls […]

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THE FEAST OF THE HOLY SPIRIT IN MADAGASCAR AND THE SYNAXIS OF THE CLERGY OF THE HOLY METROPOLIS

June 4, 2015 Featured News

Patriarchate of Alexandria On 1st June 2015, the feast of the Holy Spirit, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa officiated at Matins and the Divine Liturgy at the Holy Church of the Dormition of the Theotokos in Antananarivo. In his address, His Beatitude wished for the congregation that the […]

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Five joyful and hopeful events on the course of Orthodox testimony in Korea

May 1, 2015 Featured News
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  Athanasia D. Kontogiannakopoulou – Jan- April 2015 The ordination of the new presbyter of our Church in Korea, Fr. Antony Lim. Liturgy was celebrated at St. Nicholas Cathedral Church in Seoul during the Divine Liturgy of Christmas 2014. During the distribution of the blessed bread from the newly ordained priest, the flock had the opportunity […]

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Ukrainian delegation from Canada at the Phanar

February 20, 2015 Featured News

From February 12-17, 2015, Metropolitan Yurij of Winnipeg led a delegation of Ukrainian Orthodox clergy and laity to the Ecumenical Patriarchate. The delegation included Bishops Ilarion and Andriy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Chruch in Canada, Protopresbyter Victor Lakusta, Dr. Peter M. Kondra, Mr. Vasyl’ Balan, Mr. Daniel Bilak, Mr. Peter Bayrachny and Mr. Alexander Ochrym. […]

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Responsibility Tour to the far ends of the Congo

December 26, 2014 Featured News
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December 2014 Lately the Most Merciful God has made us worthy to live special moments: the ceremony for the new graduates of our Theological School, the seminars that had been organized in Kananga and Buzimai for priests, constituent mission members and young people, the scientists’ association in Kinshasa, the missionary tours across the Metropolis and […]

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