OrthoPrax App – Experience the Living Church – IC XC Life

Church of Serbia - 5/3/18 Technology is so omnipresent in the 21st century that we must consider whether it has become the very reality of life itself. It is difficult and arduous to decide how best to consider it both authentically and critically. By using different apps as a tool, people believe that Orthodoxy can become ingrained ...

MET. IGNATIOS OF PENTAPOLIS REPOSES IN THE LORD

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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 in 1930. He ...

PATRIARCH BARTHOLOMEW AWARDED FOR COMMITMENT TO ECUMENISM

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 calls the ...

Ecumenism Awareness: The Calendar Controversy ( Julian & Gregorian)

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 Pascha ...

CHRISTMAS BAZAR IN HOLY ARCHBISHOPRIC OF QATAR

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 honoured by ...

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

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 parishes ...