Professor Kyriaki FitzGerald Speaks at Bose Conference in Italy

SCV - 20/10/17 Dr. Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald, Adjunct Professor of Theology at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology and Co-founder and Executive Director of Saint Catherine’s Vision (SCV), offered the key note presentation at the Consultation on “Ecumenical Perspectives to the Role of Women in the Churches.” This was held at the Monastery of Bose in ...

METROPOLITAN SERAPHIM OF PIRAEUS SUPPORTS HIERARCH PROSECUTED UNDER ANTI-DISCRIMINATION LAW

agionoros.ru - 10/4/16 Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus supports Metropolitan Alexander of Mantineia and Kynouria who will soon appear in court for his criticism of the law which legalizes same-sex “marriages." According to Metropolitan Seraphim, the activities of the Metropolitan of Mantineia and Kynouria “have inspired God’s people” for many decades. “He has taken care for his diocese wisely, ...

GREEK HIERARCHS WARN THAT THE TIME OF PERSECUTIONS HAS COME: “WE ARE ORTHODOX GREECE: LET US NOT BE TRAITORS”

Pravoslavie.ru - 20/12/2015 “Adoption of the new law is officially opening the page of state persecutions against our faith. The politicians shamelessly refer to the European consensus concerning legalization of sodomy, but they conceal the fact that the post-Christian Europe has become Sodom and Gomorrah,” Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus is speaking of what is going on in ...

SLIDING INTO ECUMENISM IS BECOMING MORE DANGEROUS – METROPOLITAN SERAPHIM OF PIRAEUS WARNS

Pravoslavie.ru - July 2015 Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus has once again harshly criticized the ecumenical initiatives of primate of the Roman Catholic Church. His statement on this subject was published by the Greek Romfea portal: “Sliding into ecumenism is becoming more dangerous. Now there are attempts to abrogate the Holy Canons. Heretics are suggesting the variants of our ...

‘Greek Poverty Premeditated’

‘Greek Poverty Premeditated’

  Orthodox England events' blog - 30/9/14 One of the most respected bishops of the Church of Greece, Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus, has organized a highly popular concert in aid of the Greek poor. Substantial amounts of money were collected at the concert on behalf of those suffering from the financial crisis. The Metropolitan spoke out at the concert, saying: ‘We ...

Metropolitan Seraphim envisions dream project of the first ever Orthodox University in India

By Liju Cherian Indian Orthodox Malankara Church - September 2014 BENGALURU — Indian Orthodox youngest bishop has set his vision for Bangalore Diocese with focus on the education sector. Metropolitan HG Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim has envisioned setting up of an ‘Orthodox University’ on the city’s outskirts. In all about 10 to 12 acres, 30 kilometres beyond the ...

Church marriage may be given legal status in Georgia

1/5/13 Recent months have seen more and more calls for Church marriage to be given legal status in Georgia. "As a clergyman I would welcome it if Church marriage were given legal status in Georgia. There are regulations about the legal status of Church marriage in the legislation of many European countries, for example, in Greece. Thus, ...

Communique: Commission for Anglican-Orthodox Theological Dialogue

10/9/2012 [Anglican Communion News Service] In the name of the Triune God, and with the blessing and guidance of our Churches, the International Commission for Anglican-Orthodox Theological Dialogue (ICAOTD) met at the University of Chester, United Kingdom during 3-10 September 2012. The Commission is grateful for the hospitality extended by the Anglican Communion. The ICAOTD is continuing ...

“Civil War” Has Broken Out In the Church of Greece

Maria Antoniadou 15/3/2011 Vema "Civil War" has broken out in the Church of Greece between the self-proclaimed traditional Orthodox hierarchs and those hierarchs engaged in dialogues with other Christian Churches. The battle has assumed such proportions that some believers signed a "Declaration and Confession of Walling-Off" which among other things warns Bishops that "to remain in the Orthodox Faith ...

Jewish groups denounce anti-Semitic comments by Greek bishop

23/12/2010 NEW YORK-PARIS (EJP)---Two Jewish groups have urged the Greek Orthodox Church to publicly denounce blatantly anti-Semitic comments made by one of its bishops. In an interview with a popular show on Mega TV in Greece, Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus blamed Jews for orchestrating the Holocaust and accused "world Zionism" of a conspiracy to enslave Greece and ...