The Patriarch Of Romania Blessed The Bells Of The Princely Old Court Church

On Sunday, 7 December 2014, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, blessed the new bells of the church – patriarchal chapel – of Saint Anton, Old Court, of Bucharest. The blessing service was celebrated around 12.00 hours, after the Divine Liturgy, in front of the church, in the presence of hundreds of faithful. The bells were ...

Reburial of Bishop Constantine (Essensky) held at Holy Trinity Monastery

Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia - December 2014 On Monday, December 1, the reburial of His Grace, Bishop Constantine (Essensky), once vicar of the Eastern American Diocese, was held at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY. Bishop Constantine fell asleep in the Lord on May 31, 1996, at "Christ of the Hills" Monastery in Blanco, TX. ...

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates in the Church of the Holy Spirit at the Laura of the Holy Trinity and St. Sergius on his commemoration day

October 2014 On 8 October 2014, the commemoration day of St. Sergius, hegumen of Radonezh and Wonderworker of All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, officiated at the Divine Liturgy in the Church of the Descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles. After the service that ...

The Monastery of Frumoasa

Moldovan Orthodox Church - July 2014 The monastery takes it name after a valley in which it was built – the Beautiful Valley (Frumoasa means beautiful in Romanian). The settlement was founded in 1804 as a monastery of monks. Its founders, razesh (peasant who should be any time ready to join army in war) Efrem Iurcu of ...

The Holy Trinity is the Source of the Church Unity

June 2014 On 9 June 2014, the Orthodox Christians celebrate the Holy Trinity. His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel delivered a sermon at the chapel of the Patriarchal Residence dedicated to Saint Great Martyr George, in which he explained how this feast was scheduled for Monday. “This feast of the Most Holy Trinity was first set in the calendar of ...

Feast of the Holy Trinity at the Romanian Patriarchate

June 2014 This year, on 9 June, the Orthodox Church celebrates the feast of the Holy Trinity. On this day the Press Centre of the Romanian Patriarchate celebrates its dedication day. The employees of the Press Centre of the Romanian Patriarchate prayed at the Divine Liturgy and at the Te Deum service celebrated in the Patriarchal ...

Holy Trinity Monastery Response to Recent Actions of Ecumenical Patriarch

June 2014 Many conscientious members of our Church and Orthodox Christians everywhere have expressed confusion and scandal over the recent events at Jerusalem involving the Ecumenical Patriarch and the Pope. Holy Trinity Monastery offers the following article to assist the faithful in a clearer understanding of those events: On the Recent Events in Jerusalem and their Ecclesiological Underpinnings  By a Greek Orthodox ...

Feast of the Descent of the Holy Spirit at the Romanian Patriarchate

On 8 June 2014, the Orthodox Christians celebrate the Descent of the Holy Spirit, a feast also known as Pentecost. The Church history mentions the feast as the time of the Descent of the Holy Spirit as fire tongues over the Apostles, as we read in the Acts 2:1-4. The Divine Liturgy was celebrated at ...

The Holy Trinity Monastery, Saharna, Rezina raion

MD-5431, Saharna village, Rezinaraion Republic of Moldova Phone: +373 254 78 600 Mobile: +373 67178502 web: http://www.manastirea-saharna.md/ The monastery of Saharna is one of the oldest monastic settlements of the Orthodox Church of Moldova. There are three churches in the monastery: the Holy Trinity church, the cave church of Holy Annunciation, and the church of the ...

Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary begins to offer Certificate in Pastoral Studies

8/6/14 - USA Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary's newly-accredited Certificate in Pastoral Studies is a two-year, on-campus program consisting of courses selected from the Bachelor of Theology. The Certificate in Pastoral Studies provides a theological, liturgical, and pastoral foundation for men who have an earnest desire to serve the Church as well as for those who are ...

The Pre-Opening of Holy Trinity Monastery and Seminary Museum

May - June 2014 On May 18, 2014, the Foundation of Russian History hosted a rededication of the Foundation, and a preview of a new exhibit entitled "The Russian Word and Image: Four Centuries of Books and Art." At the event, the Foundation also unveiled the new Russian Nobility Association Reading Room. The museum and reading ...

Jesus Christ is the Spring of Grace and Truth

May 2014 - Church of Romania 18 May 2014, it is the 5th Sunday after the Easter, or of the Samaritan woman. After the Divine Liturgy celebrated in the chapel of the Patriarchal Residence dedicated to Saint Great Martyr George, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel delivered a sermon in which he explained the significance of the ...

A high-level Russian delegation visited an Orthodox church in Pyongyang

English translation by Katherine Ilachinski - May 2014 The Russian delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister on Monday visited the temple of the Holy Trinity in the south of Pyongyang. PYONGYANG. Based in North Korea on a three-day visit, the Russian delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister - Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri ...

Representatives of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia concelebrate with His Holiness Patriarch Kirill at the Laura of the Holy Trinity and St. Sergius

On Bright Thursday, 24 April 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Dormition in the Laura of the Holy Trinity and St. Sergius. The concelebrants included Archbishop Jurai of Michalovce and Košice, the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia, and archimandrite Serafim (Shemyatovsky), ...

Priest Nicholas Olhovsky, Elected Bishop of Manhattan, is Tonsured in Holy Trinity Monastery

Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia - Moscow Patriarchate On April 4, 2014, the eve of the 5th  Saturday of Great Lent, the feast day of the Praise to the Mother of God, after matins, Archimandrite Luke (Murianka), Abbot of Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, tonsured Priest Nicholas Olhovsky to monasticism, who was elected Bishop of ...

Mongolia Celebrates the 150th Anniversary of Its First Orthodox Service

April 2014 The first Liturgy was performed at the Holy Trinity Church in the Russian  consulate. April 4, 2014. PRAVMIR. At the central post office in Ulan Bator, a ceremony  introducing collectible envelopes marking the 150th anniversary of the first  Orthodox service in Mongolia was held. The first Divine Liturgy was served on  April 3, 1864, at the ...

When Christ Becomes The Light Of Our Life The Entire Human Being Is Illuminated

Januray 2014 On 12 January 2013, the Sunday after the Baptism of the Lord, the Evangelical pericope presenting us the Beginning of the Lord’s preaching, according to Saint Evangelist Matthew, chapter 4:12-17, was read in all the places of worship of the Romanian Patriarchate. His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel delivered a sermon in the chapel of Saint ...

Camp for pilgrims expected at the 700th anniversary service of St. Sergius to be built near Moscow

January 2014 In July this year, near the walls of Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra in the Moscow region, a tent camp measuring 44 hectares will be built; it will accommodate 100,000 participants of the All-Russian Cross procession, dedicated to the 700th birth anniversary of St. Sergius of Radonezh, reports ITAR-TASS. This was reported on January 9 by ...

Everything Christ does for the salvation of the humans shows the love of the Most Holy Trinity

On 6 January 2014, feast of the Baptism of the Lord, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Patriarchal Cathedral. His Beatitude celebrated together with His Grace Varlaam Ploiesteanul, Assistant Bishop to the Patriarch and Secretary of the Holy Synod and His Grace Varsanufie Prahoveanul, Assistant Bishop to the Archdiocese ...

OCP Secretary meets Dean of Holy Trinity University College

OCP News Service Yonas Gredew – October-November 2013 Visit the website of Trinity Theological College: Addis Ababa: During the last week of October 2013, Secretary George Alexander was received by Archbishop Abune Timotheos the dean of the Holy Trinity University College of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. Secretary visited the dean at his residence and discussed cooperating OCP ...

Armenian Church in Turkey Demands List of ‘Categorized’ Armenians

15/8/13 ISTANBUL—The director of a Turkey-based Armenian church organization has asked the Interior Ministry to submit to it the list of Armenians codified in Turkish records as ethnic minorities. Nazar Ozsahakian, the Chairman of the Holy Trinity Episcopal Foundation, has demanded the list, citing a Turkish law on freedom of information as a justified reason for accessing ...