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MET. IGNATIOS OF PENTAPOLIS REPOSES IN THE LORD

November 13, 2017 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 13/11/17 +Memory Eternal+ His Eminence Metropolitan Ignatios of Pentapolis reposed in the Lord yesterday, the Patriarchate of Alexandria reports. Note that the retired hierarch reposed on the day that the Alexandrian Church celebrates the great wonderworker and hierarch St. Nektarios of Pentapolis on the New Calendar. The late prelate of Pentapolis was born George Mandelides in Edessa […]

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PATRIARCH BARTHOLOMEW AWARDED FOR COMMITMENT TO ECUMENISM

December 7, 2016 Featured News
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Pravoslavie.ru – 12/7/16 His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew has been granted the Ecumenical Award of St. Nicholas of Myra by the theological faculty of Alupia, in southern Italy. The ceremony will take place today, December 6, on the New Calendar feast of St. Nicholas, reports Vatican Radio. In his letter for the occasion, Pope Francis […]

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Ecumenism Awareness: The Calendar Controversy ( Julian & Gregorian)

June 20, 2015 Featured News

https://saintseraphimorthodox.wordpress.com – May – June 2015 The Orthodox Church is internally divided over the issue of the Church calendar. A minority of Orthodox churches worldwide, beginning in 1923, decided to follow the so-called “New” (Gregorian) Calendar. This is the same calendar used by the Roman Catholics and Protestants, except for the period of Great Lent and […]

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CHRISTMAS BAZAR IN HOLY ARCHBISHOPRIC OF QATAR

December 12, 2014 News

Patriarchate of Jerusalem – December 2014  During this period leading to Christmas day, the Holy Archbishopric of Qatar offered its polyglot flock the opportunity to participate in a Bazar of Christmas Gifts. The event was enriched by performances based on various local traditions, on Friday, the 21st of November 2014 (New Calendar). The event was […]

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The Polish Orthodox Church Will Return to the Old Calendar in June

March 30, 2014 Featured News

March 28, 2014. PRAVMIR. The Polish  Orthodox Church will return to the Julian calendar. This decision was taken  during the spring session of the Council of Bishops, which took place on March  18 at the residence of Metropolitan Sawa of Warsaw and All Poland. The decision was taken due to the fact that most of […]

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