Statement by Bishop Angaelos on the Brutal Murder of Coptic Orthodox Priest in Cairo

Coptic Orthodox Church-UK -13/10/17 Coptic Orthodox priest brutally murdered in Cairo Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom. Coptic Orthodox Priest Killed in Egypt Another day in Egypt with another Coptic Christian murdered; this time a priest from Beni Suef, Upper Egypt, who was in Cairo collecting humanitarian ...

Appeal by Archbishop Peter of Chicago and Mid-America on help for the victims of destructive Hurricane Harvey

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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - September 2017 Beloved in Christ Brothers and Sisters! The Lord has visited us by testing our faith through the terrible, deadly storm that befell the states of Texas and Louisiana in our Diocese. Thanks be to the Lord God, both our ...

The Synodikon of the Holy, Great, Ecumenical Council, the Second of Nicaea: 787

Church of Serbia - March 2017 From the Proceedings of the Seventh Ecumenical Council The holy, great, and Ecumenical Council, which, by the grace of God and the will of the pious and Christ-loving Emperors, Constantine and Irene, his mother, was gathered together for the second time at Nice, the illustrious metropolis of Bithynia, in the holy ...

Annual Feast of Archangel Saint Michael

Eotcmk.org - Kassa Nigus - November 2016 Saint Michael is one of the seven primary Arch angels, who is always standing besides God's throne and is honored for defeating Devil at God’s command (Rev.12:7-9). His powerful and fastest aid has always been invoked by the Church in time of emergency and unusual danger. He is the ...

The Annual Feast of the Four Living Creatures (Cherubim)

EOTCMK.org- November 2016 Every year on Hidar 8 (November 17), the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewaido church celebrates the feast of the four beasts locally known as ‘Arba’etu Ensisa’. Churches named after these heavenly creatures has been rarely built across the nation. They are four in number and take the form of a lion, an ox, a man ...

Assyrian Church in Iran Observes the Commemoration of St Thomas

Assyrian Church of the East - July 2016 The Assyrian Church of the East community in ‪ ‎Iran celebrates the Commemoration of St Thomas, one of the founders of our ancient church, (in the ‪‎Assyrian village of Baloolan, Urmia, Iran). May the Commemoration of St Thomas be blessed upon all faithful and may his prayers to the Lord ...

British Orthodox clergy speak at Moorland’s Bible College

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November - December 2014 At the invitation of Alistair McKitterick, Tutor and Lecturer in Biblical and Theological Studies, two British Orthodox priests delivered lectures this month to students at Moorlands Bible College, Sopley, Christchurch, Hampshire. On 5 November Father Peter Farrington lectured on prayer and one week later, 12 November, Father Simon Smyth gave a richly ...

Patriarchal Encyclical for the Ecclesiastical New Year

31/8/14 - Prot. No. 907 + BARTHOLOMEW By God’s Mercy Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the Entire Church: Grace and Peace from the Creator, Sustainer and Governor of all Creation, our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ Blessed brothers, sisters, and children in the Lord, The common Mother of all Orthodox, the Church of Christ, the ...

Feast of the Annunciation at the Patriarchal Cathedral

Church of Romania - March 2014 On the occasion of the  great feast Annunciation , His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania celebrated the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom united with the Vesper at the Patriarchal Cathedral of Bucharest assisted by a group of priests and deacons. The Primate of the Romanian Orthodox Church showed in the sermon delivered ...

Archimandrite Christoforos Atallah barred from duties, moves to Dibbin Monastery

16/4/13 AMMONNEWS - Archimandrite Christoforos Atallah addressed his congregation informing them that he has been barred from all his duties at the patriarchate exarchate for North Jordan based on a decision by the Holy Synod. His eminence bishop Filominos Makhamreh will replace Atallah, who leaves his position after 23 years of service. Archimandrite Atallah announced to his congregation ...

Synodikon of Orthodoxy

30/3/13 A yearly thanksgiving is due to God on account of that day when we recovered the Church of God, with the demonstration of the dogmas of true religion and the overthrowing of the blasphemies of wickedness. Following prophetic sayings, yielding to apostolic exhortations, and standing on the foundation of the accounts in the Gospels, we ...