Notre Dame’s Interior Ravaged by Flames But Cross Remains Intact

Sputniknews - 16/4/19 On Monday, a French journalist shared photos of the inside of the Notre Dame Cathedral, revealing that most of the church’s interior had been destroyed, except for the altar and its cross. Raphaelle Bacqué, a journalist for French newspaper Le Monde, shared the photos on her Twitter account, hours after the medieval Catholic cathedral ...

Femen act in the cathedral – French politicians in fury – similarities to Pussy Riot

Dmitry Babich 20/2/13 Here is another example of the European double standards: in France the very same politicians who recently admired the Pussy Riot act in the Christ the Savior Cathedral now criticize the Femen activists for their act in the Notre Dame Cathedral. New details of the disgraceful act performed in the Notre Dame Cathedral by the ...

A positive Orthodox Christian theology of democracy

  15/10/2012 Purchase a copy from Notre Dame Press here: In The Mystical as Political: Democracy and Non-Radical Orthodoxy, to be published on 25 October 2012, Aristotle Papanikolaou explores the question of whether Orthodox Christianity and liberal democracy are mutually exclusive worldviews. His question is prompted primarily by the post-communist situation in the traditional Orthodox countries of Eastern ...

Notre Dame announces first chair in Byzantine Studies

By Maria A. Karamitsos 13/9/2011 The University of Notre Dame has established an endowed chair in Byzantine Theology. The position, which will focus on the theology of the medieval Greek-speaking church, will be named in honor of Archbishop Demetrios Trakatellis, primate of the Greek Orthodox Church of America. The Archbishop Demetrios Professorship in Byzantine Theology is a central ...

New chair endowed in Byzantine Theology

By Observer Staff Report 6/9/2011 Medieval Institute, Notre Dame Website As part of University efforts to expand its renowned Medieval Institute, Notre Dame established an endowed chair in Byzantine Theology this fall, according to a Friday press release. The position will focus on the theology of the Medieval Greek speaking Church and is named in honor of Archbishop Demetrios ...

Archbishop Demetrios Receives Honorary Doctorate

Archbishop Demetrios Receives an honorary doctorate from the University of Notre Dame The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America NEW YORK – The University of Notre Dame bestowed an honorary doctorate of laws degree upon Archbishop Demetrios of America, yesterday May 16, during the university’s 165th Commencement Ceremony held in Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind., which ...