Patriarch John X of Antioch’s enthronement celebrations in Beirut

February 17, 2013 – the Russian Orthodox Church’s delegation led by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, took part in the celebrations on the occasion of the enthronement of His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of the Great Antioch of All the East. The celebrations began with the Divine ...

Primate of Czech-Slovak Orthodox Church to visit Diocese of Alaska

OCA 23/7/2012 His Beatitude, Metropolitan Christopher, Archbishop of Prague and Primate of the autocephalous Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia, will begin a two week visit to the Diocese of Alaska on July 28, 2012. The visit will mark the second time a Primate of one of the world’s autocephalous Orthodox Churches has visited the Diocese. ...

All-night vigil at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior on the eve of the 65th anniversary of the Primate of the Russian Church

19/11/2011 On19 November 2011, at the eve of the 65th anniversary of the Primate of the Russian Church, all night vigil was held at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Worship was led by Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill, His Holiness and Beatitude, Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II , Metropolitan Sawa of Warsaw and ...

Orthodox Christianity In Czech and Slovakia Is Growing

Metropolitan Christopher of the Czech Republic and All Slovakia

By Aimilios Polygenis 24/9/2011 Romfea.gr "The number of Orthodox in the Czech Republic is increasing every day," said the Metropolitan Christopher of the Czech Republic and All Slovakia in an interview. His Beatitude the Metropolitan of Czech spoke of increased faith compared to other denominations in the country, saying that "many people from the former Soviet Union come to ...

Liturgical memory of the head of the Church of the Czech and Slovakian lands

26/9/2011 On the occasion of 90 years since the enthronment of the Holy New Martyr Gorazd of Czech lands in the Cathedral Church in Belgrade, the Divine Liturgy was served by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and His Beatitude Metropolitan Christopher of the Czech and Slovakian lands. They were concelebrated by many priests of the Arcbishopric of ...

Almaty Akim, Metropolitan Christopher of Prague discussed issues of Tolerance

11.05.2011 Almaty Mayor Akmetzhan Yessimov and Head of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia Christopher of Prague met in Almaty on Tuesday to discuss the issues of religious tolerance; the Mayor's press service told Kazinform. "Almaty is the largest city in Kazakhstan. Its population is constantly growing. 95 percent of the population practices ...

The US Visit of His Beatitude Metropolitan Christopher of the Czech Lands and Slovakia Comes to an End

2/3/2011 On February 28, 2011, after praying at Divine Liturgy at the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady “of the Sign” at the residence of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, His Beatitude Metropolitan Christopher of the Czech Lands and Slovakia visited the New York headquarters of the Greek ...

Delegations of Orthodox churches of several countries, including Russia, to visit Tbilisi

11.10.2010 Trend N.Kirtzkhalia Tbilisi expects the delegations of the Orthodox churches of several countries to visit the country in connection with the Svetitshovloba holiday. Representatives of the Orthodox churches of Serbia, Jerusalem, Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Albania and the United States will arrive in Tbilisi at noon, The Georgian Patriarchate told Trend. The Patriarchate is also ...

METROPOLITAN CHRISTOPHER OF LIBERTYVILLE-CHICAGO, FELL ASLEEP IN THE LORD

The Serbian Orthodox Church of North and South America 19/8/2010 Chicago, IL - On Wedesday, August 18, 2010, on the eve of the feast of theTransfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, His Eminence +Christopher, Metropolitan of Libertyville-Chicago, fell asleep in the Lord. Clergy are asked to serve a small pomen at tomorrow's Divine Liturgy. Funeral ...