The Views of Orthodox Theology on Bioethical Issues

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Parembasis- 24/11/18 By His Eminence Metropolitan Hierotheos of Nafpaktos and St Vlassios The English translation is by Sister Pelagia. 1. Introduction I have been involved for many years with bioethical problems arising from contemporary genetic issues concerning the beginning of biological life, its prolongation and its end. The outcome of this involvement was my book Bioethics and Biotheology, which ...

Patriarch of Antioch and All East at the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 15/10/18 His Beatitude Patriarch John X, accompanied by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej, visited the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University of Belgrade on 13 October 2018. Besides the Primates of the two Orthodox Churches, the vesper service in the chapel of St. John the Theologian was attended by students and professors ...

Copy of Orthodox Dilemma Presented to Libraries of the Serbian Patriarchate & Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Belgrade

OCP News Service – 20/4/18 Belgrade - During his official visit to Serbia, George Alexander, Secretary of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Christian Society) presented copies of the book ‘The Orthodox Dilemma’ (Personal reflections on global pan-Orthodox conciliar unity) to the library of the Serbian Patriarchate and to the library of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology at ...

Lazarus Saturday at the Cathedral church in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 4/4/18 His Holiness Irinej Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Holy Archangel Michael in Belgrade on Lazarus Saturday, 31 March 2018. In prayerful presence of His grace Bishop Lavrentije of Sabac, His Holiness was concelebrated by head of Novo Hopovo monastery Archimandrite Pavle Jovic, chief secretary of ...

Enthronement of Bishop Fotije of Zvornik-Tuzla

Church of Serbia - September 2017 Newly elected Bishop Fotije of Zvornik-Tuzla was enthroned at the Cathedral church of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God in Bijeljina on 17 September 2017. (phоto gallery). His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje ...

Biography of elected Bishop Sergije (Karanovic) of Bihac-Petrovac

Church of Serbia - September 2017 The solemn rite of the enthronement into the throne of bishops of Bihac-Petrovac will be performed at the Cathedral church of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Bosanski Petrovac on  September 10th, 2017. The newly-elected Bishop of Central Europe Archimandrite Sergije (Karanovic) was born on 4 July 1975 in BackaPalanka, ...

Biography of new-elected Bishop of Toplica – Archimandrite Arsenije (Glavcic)

Church of Serbia - August 2017 The new-elected Bishop of ToplicaArsenije (Glavcic), Vicar Bishop of His Holiness Patriarch Irinej, was born on March 10, 1978 in Vrsac, as MilomirGlavcic. He finished primary school in his birthplace in 1993, and from there, upon the blessing of the then Bishop Hrizostom (Stolic) of Banat, attended the Seminary of Saint ...

Biography of the newly-elected Bishop Atanasije of Milesheva

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Church of Serbia - 25/7/17 His Grace Bishop Atanasije (Rakita), elected Bishop of Mileshevo, was born on 7 November 1957 in Janje near Sipovo. His got the baptismal name Svetko. After finishing primary school in Babici, he absolved  the Orthodox Theological Seminary at Krka monastery. He was tonsured in the same monastery as a graduate of the ...

Faculty of Orthodox Theology holds Seminar in Bucharest on the Holy and Great Council

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Aurelian Iftimiu  - Basilica News Agency - June 2017 The Patriarch Justinian Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Bucharest organized Thursday a seminar entitled Reception of the decisions of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church. Professors of Theology presented reports in which they analyzed the official documents adopted by the Council of Crete. The event ...

SVOTS Seminary President Meets Romanian Patriarch

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SVOTS - June 2015 Seminary President Archpriest Chad Hatfield is traveling throughout Romania June 9–21, meeting with key figures instrumental in renewing collaborative efforts between the Romanian Orthodox Church and St. Vladimir’s Seminary. Cooperation between the two began in 2013, when the Seminary and the Faculty of Orthodox Theology at the University of Bucharest signed a ...

Celebration of Saint Sava at the Faculty of Theology

Church of Serbia - 30/1/17 The Saint Sava Academy was attended by Serbian Patriarch Irinej, representatives of the Belgrade University and Catholic Faculties of Theology from Ljubljana and Zagreb. The Feast-day of Saint Sava, the first Serbian Archbishop, was celebrated prayerfully in the chapel of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Belgrade on 27 January 2017, with ...

Annual reception for Belgrade school principals

Church of Serbia - 19/12/16 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received principals of primary and secondary schools from the territory of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovac at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade ,on 15 December 2016. The reception was attended by Minister of Education at the Government of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Mladen Sarcevic. Afteran introductory welcome ...

The 9th anniversary of the enthronement as Romanian Patriarch of His Beatitude Daniel

Gheorghe Anghel - Basilica News Agency - September 2016 His Beatitude Daniel celebrates on Friday, 30 September 2016, the 9th anniversary of the enthronement as Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church (30 September 2007). BIOGRAPHY He was born on 22 July 1951, to parents Alexe and Stela Ciobotea, in Dobreşti village, Bara commune, county of Timiş. He was baptised ...

WHY THE POLISH CHURCH RETURNED TO THE JULIAN CALENDAR

Fr. Mark Lavreschuk

Pravoslavie.ru - September 2016 On this second day of the Church New Year according to the Julian Calendar we are talking with Polish priest-theologian and dean of the Department of Orthodox Theology of the Bialystok University Fr. Mark Lavreschuk about why the Polish Church made theunprecedented decision to return to the Julian Calendar, whether there were any ...

Patriarch Of Romania: “The Young People Are The Active And Creative Present Of The Church”

Gheorghe Anghel - Basilica News Agency - July 2016 More Than 2000 Young People Expected To Participate In The International Orthodox Youth Meeting In Bucharest: On 6 July 2016, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania met, at Patriarch Justinian Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Bucharest, the 190 priests of the Metropolitanate of Muntenia and Dobrudgea who are attending, ...

Graduation Festivity of the Students of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of Bucharest

Iulian Dumitrascu - Romanian Orthodox News Agency - June - July 2016 On 27 June 2016, the graduates of “Patriarch Justinian” Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Bucharest swore in the fidelity oath to the Romanian Orthodox Church. The day began with the Divine Liturgy and continued with the Te Deum celebrated by His Grace Varlaam Ploieşteanul, Assistant ...

Liturgical gathering at the Serbian Patriarchate Chapel

Church of Serbia- May 2016 On the feast day of the Midfeast of the Pentecost, with the blessing and in the presence of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Patriarchate Chapel of Saint Simeon the Myrrhgusher. He was concelebrated by presbyters Vladimir ...

Carols Concert at the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Bucharest

Tuesday night, 15 December 2015, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church attended the traditional carols concert performed by the students of Patriarch Justinian Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Bucharest. His Grace Varlaam Ploieşteanul, Assistant Bishop to the Patriarch, has also attended the concert together with the members of the teaching staff, distinguished guests and ...

Patriarchal Cross to university senior lecturer dr. Adrian Lemeni

Church of Romania On Thursday, 26 November 2015, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, awarded the Patriarchal Cross for lay people, with gramata, and the title of Honorary Patriarchal Counsellor to university senior lecturer dr. Adrian Lemeni, for his entire activity unfolded within the state and the patriarchal administration. As State Secretary for Religious Affairs, Mr Adrian ...

Assembly of Bishops issues study on US Orthodox theological schools

NEW YORK, NY [Assembly of Bishops/OCA] - October 2015 For the second time in as many months, the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America released yet another new study, titled “The Study of Educational Institutions Offering Programs in Orthodox Theology in the United States,” on October 20, 2015. The 79-page study is based ...

The blessing of the renovated building of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Bucharest

His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, blessed on Thursday afternoon, 30 September 2015, the building of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology Patriarch Justinian in Bucharest, recently restored, as well as Cafeteria Mensa from within the Social and Cultural Centre Patriarch Justin. In the end, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel granted, as a sign of appreciation, several awards ...