Metropolitan of the Church of Greece: “We are losing Christian Greece”

October 2014 - Pravoslavie.ru “Our country has been unconditionally surrendered to foreign invaders. It is now not so important that the monuments of culture are falling into disrepair—we are losing Christian Greece!” reads the statement of Metropolitan Amvrosios of Kalavryta, cited by the Romfea portal. “The external forces (namely Angela Merkel, the International Monetary Fund, freemasonry, the Bilderberg ...

The Demons of Moldova

Casey Michel - 28/9/13 REZINA, Moldova—Northern Moldova is one of the poorest regions in the poorest country in Europe. Two decades after the hardly-remembered War of Transdnistria, the battered region stands on little more than dust and remittances. What it does have—in ample quantity—is religion. As in other former Soviet republics, spirituality has filled the material void, and ...

Head of Greek Church says austerity is ‘deadly medicine’

4/2/2012 Archbishop Ieronymos, the head of the Church of Greece, has taken the rare step of writing to Prime Minister Lucas Papademos to express serious concerns about the effectiveness of the government’s fiscal policy and the effect it is having on Greek people. In his letter, Ieronymos also raises doubts about the role of the European Commission, ...

Greek Church Promises To Boost Charity Meals as Poverty Deepens

23/12/2011 Emmanouela Seiradaki The leader of Greece’s Orthodox Church on Thursday promised to boost its campaign to provide free meals to the poor and homeless, amid the country’s deepening financial crisis. Archbishop Ieronymos visited a central Athens food bank with members of the country’s national football team, to promote a campaign launched this week allowing supermarket shoppers ...