Archbishop of the Syrian-Jacobite Church in Herzegovina

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Church of Serbia - 23/6/17 In the period from 15 to 17 June 2017, the Diocese of Zaholm-Herzegovina and Coastlands was visited by the Archbishop of the  Syrian-Jacobite Church in Sweden, His Eminence Benjamin (Atas) and His Grace Dositej, Serbian  Bishop of Britain-Scandinavia. During this time the guests visited the monastery of Gracanica in Trebinje, the Cathedral ...

MAN DETAINED FOR SETTING FIRE TO SERB CHURCH IN SARAJEVO

B92 - 24/8/16 The Church of the Holy Transfiguration located in Novo (New) Sarajevo was attacked over the weekend. RTRS, the public broadcaster of the Serb Republic (RS), reported that the suspect will be handed over to the Sarajevo Canton Prosecution. A part of the church was set on fire when flammable material was throw inside through a window. ...

Holy Transfiguration of the Lord at Cer

August 2014 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served the Holy Liturgy in the church dedicated to Saint John of Shanghai, and in the memory of the warriors of the Battle of Cer hundred years ago. In early morning hours a great number of believers from all directions were going to the Cer mountain in order to ...

Holy Transfiguration Monastery Wins Copyright Appeal Against Archbishop

9/8/2012 Fish & Richardson BOSTON, Aug. 7, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit upheld a major copyright win for the Holy Transfiguration Monastery, a Greek Orthodox monastery located in Brookline, MA, in a copyright infringement suit involving the Monastery's copyrighted translations of seven ancient religious Greek texts. The Monastery, ...

Seven Armenian College Students Get Baptized at Calcutta Armenian College

16/7/2012 On July 15, students and teachers of Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin’s Armenian College and Philanthropic Academy (ACPA) and the Armenian Community of Kolkata, India celebrated the Feast of Holy Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ (Vartavar). The Holy Transfiguration is one of the five major Feasts in the Armenian Church Calendar. The Divine Liturgy ...

From Baptist to Orthodoxy

25/12/2011 Sharon Dargay O&E Staff Writer Priest celebrates first Christmas as pastor of Livonia church. Spiritually speaking, the Rev. John Wehling has spent most of his 43 years searching for a home. He found it eight years ago in the Orthodox priesthood, a calling that brought the married, father of three and his family to Livonia in July. Wehling will celebrate ...

Conference celebrates African roots of Christian Orthodoxy

By Sharon Dargay O&E staff writer 21/8/2011 It was a moment of revelation for Sharon Gomulka. The Livonia woman, who was raised a Missionary Baptist and converted to Lutheranism, visited an Orthodox Christian Church one day several years ago and watched as white worshippers kissed the image of a dark-skinned man. It was the feast day of St. Moses ...

Eastern Orthodox Monastery Wins copyright Case Against Archbishop

Sheri Qualters The National Law Journa 8/12/2010 A Boston federal judge has ruled that an Eastern Orthodox archbishop infringed an Eastern Orthodox monastery's copyrights for English language translations of ancient Greek religious texts. In a Dec. 3 order, Judge Richard Stearns granted the monastery's summary judgment motion in Society of the Holy Transfiguration Monastery Inc. v. Archbishop Gregory of ...

Patriarch Kirill Celebrated Divine Liturgy at Holy Transfiguration Cathedral

DNIPROPETROVSK. His Holiness Patriarch Kirill Celebrated Divine Liturgy at Holy Transfiguration Cathedral According to the schedule of stay of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill in Dnipropetrovsk, on July 25 the Primate of the ROC celebrates the Divine Liturgy at Holy Transfiguration Cathedral of Dnipropetrovsk. The divine service is broadcast online by the First National TV-channel. Video about ...

Ruling Bishop of the Diocese of Odessa Gives Reception in Honor of Patriarch Kirill

21-07-2010 On July 21 upon completion of the of the Divine service at the newly consecrated Holy Transfiguration Cathedral of Odessa, Metropolitan Agathangel of Odessa and Izmail gave solemn reception in honor of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia. Attending the reception were His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine, Chancellor ...

Odessa Mayor Eduard Hurvits: Patriarch’s Visit Enhances International Prestige of Odessa

21-07-2010 The visit of the Patriarch of Moscow enhances international prestige of Odessa. Mayor of Odessa Eduard Hurvits expressed this idea in the course of communication with the journalists. "To my mind, this visit is a visit of peace and friendship. It is important for every inhabitant of Odessa”, Eduard Hurvits noted. The mayor of Odessa underscored ...

Relics of the first new martyr of the 20th century Kyiv Metropolitan Vladimir Bogoyavlensky

ODESSA. Relics of the first new martyr of the 20th century Kyiv Metropolitan Vladimir Bogoyavlensky laid in the foundation of the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral 21/7/2010 The relics of the first new martyr of the 20th century Metropolitan Vladimir (Bogoyavlensky)of Kyiv and Halych were laid in the foundation of the altar of the Cathedral of the Holy ...

Newspaper report: Old fresco in Bulgarian church depicts Jesus Christ against a Rocket

*** An Orthodox expert believes it to be a coincidence Moscow, June 2, Interfax - The fresco of the Holy Transfiguration in the church of Dobrysko, a Bulgarian village, features Jesus Christ against the ruby background which looks like a rocket. Another fresco on the subject of the Holy Transfiguration in the Church of St. Nicholas the ...