Orthodox Diocese of Pyatigorsk and Karachaevo-Cherkessia demands return of Old Churches

04/11/2011 According to RIA Novosti, the Orthodox Diocese of Pyatigorsk and Karachaevo-Cherkessia made a list of 30 objects that belonged to the Orthodox congregation before the October Revolution. The Diocese is preparing historical background and technical documents about those ruined churches return of which is demanded by Christian parish. Altogether up to 150 old churches are ...

Rose Bay residents appalled by plan to knock down Old Churches

17/6/2010 By: Jennifer Bennett New South Wales - Australia Rose Bay residents appalled by plan to knock down old churches HERITAGE campaigners are vowing to fight a plan by the Greek Orthodox Church to bulldoze three of its Rose Bay properties. The buildings, including two deconsecrated churches, will make way for low-rise aged-care apartments. Woollahra Council is scrambling to ...