TENSION BETWEEN THE LOCAL ORTHODOX CHURCHES OF GREECE AND CONSTANTINOPLE IS GROWING – EXPERT

http://www.pravoslavie.ru/ - 14/12/ 15 A strain in relations between the Church of Greece and the Patriarchate of Constantinople is growing under the impact of political and other factors, reported an expert in Church circles to RIA-Novosti, commenting on the refusal of Archbishop Ieronymos II of Athens and All Greece to take part in an upcoming meeting in ...

Metropolitan Elias: Christians Are Being Persecuted : But Love Will Prevail

Seraphim Danckaert - 17/12/14 His Eminence Metropolitan Elias of Tyre and Sidon delivered a short address at St. Mary Orthodox Church in Cambridge, Massachusetts after the Western Rite Vespers with Lessons and Carols on December 14. His Eminence emphasized that, despite the crisis of persecution happening in the Middle East today, the love of God will prevail: The Church ...

The “Hodigitria Icon” of the Mother of God is Celebrated in Gethsemane Convent

  August 2014 On Sunday, August 10, 2014, His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin and Germany of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia officiated at divine services celebrating the “Hodigitria Icon” of the Mother of God of Gethsemane Convent. He was joined by Archimandrite Roman (Krassovsky), Chief of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem, clergymen of ...