Metropolitan Paul


September 1, 2017 Featured  – 1/9/17 During the course of recent negotiations with Hezbollah and the Syrian army, the terrorist organization ISIS denied that it had kidnapped Metropolitan Paul of Aleppo and Oriental Orthodox Metropolitan Johanna Ibrahim, who were abducted on April 22, 2013, reports Hezbollah and the Syrian army recently trapped 300 terrorists from the Islamic State on […]

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Paschal-Easter Greetings from OCP Chairman – 2017

April 10, 2017 Featured

The Executive Council – April 2017 – OCP News Service Dear All Christ is Risen, He is Truly Risen Indeed!!! Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat! Kristos Tenestwal! Bergit Tenestwal! Paschal greetings from Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE family. I take this opportunity to congratulate and wish you all a blessed Pascha. May this season bring hope, […]

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June 29, 2016 Featured News

Metropolitan Paul of Aleppo – Buenos Aires, June 24, 2016 An open letter from METROPOLITAN PAUL of ALEPPO addressed to all the Hierarchs of the Orthodox Church on the Feast of the Holy Spirit My chains, the bond of our unity Short time or long—I pray to God that not only you… may become what I am, except for […]

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March 4, 2016 Featured News – 4/3/16 has published the main points from an article by Metropolitan Paul of Sisanion and Siatista which has provoked a wide response in Greece. According to the hierarch, “the Greek rulers for many years have been committing crimes against the motherland and the nation. Not only did they ruin the Greek economy, but […]

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Nativity and New Year Greetings from the Chairman of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE

December 27, 2015 Featured News

OCP Executive Council – December 2015- January 2016 Dear All Nativity and New year Greetings. Christ is Born, Let us adore Him!!! I take this opportunity to congratulate and wish you all a blessed nativity and peaceful New Year. This is the season of joy, peace and hope. Let us pray for and support all our […]

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One of metropolitans kidnapped in Syria treated in Ankara, then returned to kidnappers – Syrian Mufti

June 12, 2015 Featured News
One of metropolitans kidnapped in Syria treated in Ankara, then returned to kidnappers – Syrian mufti

Interfax-religion Moscow, June 11, Interfax – The Supreme Mufti of Syria Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun claims that Turkey is involved in the abduction of two Christian leaders of the Syrian city of Aleppo. “When I am asked where these people are, I reply: ask Turkish security authorities,” the mufti told a press conference in Moscow on […]

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The Legacy of Saint Raphael

June 2, 2015 Featured News
Procession with the relics of St. Raphael

  May-June 2015 On May 29, 2015, the Antiochian Archdiocese marks the fifteenth anniversary of the glorification of our beloved St. Raphael of Brooklyn. This article by Rosemary Shumski of the Department of Christian Education, was first published in the September 2000 issue of The Word magazine. View photos of the glorification day On Sunday, May […]

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Metropolitan of Belarus urges Instigators of the Ukrainian crisis to remember the Last Judgment

April 25, 2014 Featured News

25/4/14 Head of the Belarusian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Paul of Minsk and Slutsk has reminded those stirring up confrontation in the Ukraine of the Last Judgment. This statement was made by Metropolitan Paul on the Belarusian ONT television channel. “It is not only Ukrainians who are guilty of what is going on (in the Ukraine),” […]

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Prayers for the safe release of the Metropolita’s Paul Yazigi and John Abraham

April 19, 2014 Featured News

April 2014 Dear All Kindly keep both of our beloved Prelates Metropolitan Mar Gregorios Yohanna Ibrahim of Aleppo and Metropolitan Paul of Aleppo  in your daily prayers.  Metropolitan’s, Archbishops and Clergy are here by requested to observe their names in Divine Liturgy.  May Almighty God keep them safe and return them at the earliest. OCP Secretariat  Source:  

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Talks on European integration needed only by those who thirst for power, and not by the people: UOC

December 19, 2013 News

 19/12/13 Those who are now standing on Maidan, are just “scoring points”. These are not defenders of the motherland, but rather a mockery of the Church; eating pork and beef on Maidan during the [Nativity] Fast, or grilling shish kebab and cooking pilau [a rice and meat dish]. The Nativity Fast is a period of […]

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May 28, 2013 Featured News

Deacon Giorgi Maximov Translation by 28/5/13 offers this brief conversation with an Orthodox Syrian, Hieromonk N. from the Antiochian Patriarchate, dedicated to the very difficult situation of Christians in Syria today. The editors have chosen not to provide the priest’s name in order to protect him and his close ones from danger. —Father, […]

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Fr Younes Younes on the Bishops’ Kidnapping

April 29, 2013 News

29/4/13 In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, amen. Beloved, Here we are at the edge of Holy Week, when we accompany the Lord Jesus in his Passion, so that He may grant us the grace of beholding His glorious Resurrection. We began preparing a few weeks ago with […]

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