Fr. Fernando to succeed Fr. Andrés as the leader of the Mayan Orthodox Church

  Mayan Orthodox Church - 28/2/15 Dear friends and family, I hope you're staying warm! My sympathies to everyone in New England as you trudge through a winter apocalypse! This month will be news-oriented with updates about Guatemala and about myself. There's a lot to share! Guatemala News Last November, priests from Guatemala met with Metropolitan Athenagoras in Mexico City ...

Three new Bishops for Coptic Orthodox Church

18/11/13 His Holiness Pope Tawadros II on Sunday, November 17 , 2013, lead the Liturgy and  ordination services of three new  bishops at the cathedral of St. Mark in Cairo. The following Bishops were installed: 1 - Bishop Silvanus as the head of the monastery of St. Pachomius 2 - Bishop David for the Diocese of New York and New ...

Church revival meeting to urge action on climate change

By Bronislaus B. Kush, TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF bkush@telegram.com - 26/4/13 Christian church leaders from around the country will gather in Boston tomorrow for a major ecumenical conference whose aim is to prod government officials to take climate change seriously and to take action to reverse its effects. Prominent church leaders who shepherd Central Massachusetts congregations are expected to ...

Orthodox Christians will have space of their own at West Roxbury cemetery

From left, Bishop John Abdalah of the Antiochian Orthodox Diocese of Worcester and New England, Metropolitan Hilarion of the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, and Metropolitan Methodios of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Boston break ground for the new Orthodox Garden and Chapel at West Roxbury's Gardens at Gethsemane, Sept. 29, 2012. Victoria ...

Saint Tikhon’s Seminary holds 70th annual commencement

1/6/2012 OCA On Saturday, May 26, 2012, Saint Tikhon’s Seminary here held its 70th Annual Commencement Exercises. Presiding over the commencement exercises was His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, Primate of the Orthodox Church in America and President of the Seminary. He was joined by His Eminence, Metropolitan Nikolaos of the North American Diocese of the Indian Malankara Orthodox Church; ...

Publication of Volume on Greek Orthodox Churches in New England

By Apostolos Papapostolou 14/5/2011 The Boston Metropolis has recently published a deluxe edition of the volume – Record of all Greek Orthodox Churches in New England. The foreword of this historical publication has been written by Metropolitan Methodios of Boston, who thouroughly addresses the issue on “Why we should be interested in the History of our Metropolis ...