Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople calls everyone “to mobilize forces and to pray in the fight to protect the environment “

SPC.rs - 5/9/16 Dear friends, today the Patriarch of Constantinople wrote of the need to sensitize all people of the urgent ecological problems facing our planet today, including the adverse consequences produced by companies, “which can be, and are proving very dangerous and catastrophic for creation and life of living beings on earth.”  We are facing the ...

Reception of His All-Holiness the Ecumenical Patriarch and of the Primates of the Holy Orthodox Churches at the square of the Saint Titus Cathedral

Kolymvari, Crete, Greece 18/6/16 Holy and Great Council Press Release His All-Holiness the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Primates of the Holy Orthodox Churches were warmly welcomed, this afternoon, by a large crowd of faithful, the representatives of the Greek government and the local authorities, as they arrived at the square of Saint Titus Cathedral in Heraklion.  His ...

Toast by His All-holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew – Chairman of the Holy and Great Council at the Dinner Hosted by His Excellency Nikos Kotzias Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic in His Honor and in the Honor of Their Beatitudes the Primates of the Orthodox Autocephalous Churches

Holy & Great Council of the Eastern Orthodox Communion of Churches (Chania, Crete-  16/6/2016) Your Beatitudes, holy brothers, Primates of the Orthodox Churches, Your Excellency, Minister of Foreign Affairs, The gracious initiative of your Excellency to offer this official dinner in honor of both our Modesty and the brother Primates of the various Holy Orthodox Churches, manifests the honor, ...

Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church

www.atlmetropolis.org- March- April 2016 ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE Prot. No.: 314 PATRIARCHAL AND SYNODICAL ENCYCLICAL ON THE CONVOCATION OF THE HOLY AND GREAT COUNCIL OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH † B A R T H O L O M E W BY THE MERCY OF GOD ARCHBISHOP OF CONSTANTINOPLE, NEW-ROME, AND ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH TO THE PLENITUDE OF THE CHURCH, GRACE AND PEACE FROM GOD Our holy Orthodox Church, adorned ...

PATRIARCH OF SERBIA EXPRESSES CONCERN FOR DISCRIMINATION AGAINST CANONICAL UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

Patriarch of Serbia expresses concern for discrimination against canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church

December 2015 In his message to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church expresses concern for the new facts of violations of the human tights of the faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Below is the text of the message. Your Holiness, Dear and Beloved Brother and Concelebrant in ...