PRIMATE OF RUSSIAN CHURCH CELEBRATES LITURGY AT THE CATHEDRAL OF CHRIST THE SAVIOUR IN MOSCOW ON 5TH SUNDAY AFTER PASCHA

On 10 May 2015, the 5th Sunday after Pascha, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow. Concelebrating with His Holiness were: Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations; Bishop Savva of Voskresensk, first deputy ...

CELEBRATIONS OF HOLY PASCHA IN PAKISTAN

Fr. Joseph Farooq - April 2015 With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan HILARION, Archbishop of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, on April 12, 2015, the ROCOR faithful in Pakistan joyfully participated in the Paschal Divine Liturgy. The congregation was given the chance to prepare themselves during ...

“A GLORIOUS PASCHA” FESTIVAL TO BE HELD IN DONETSK

Donetsk - 8/4/15 On April 13, 2015, with the blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion of Donetsk and Mariupol “A Glorious Pascha” (“Paskha Krasnaya”) festival of Orthodox culture is to be held in the city of Donetsk, reports Donbass Pravoslavny (“Orthodox Donbass”). The event will take place on the territory of the park complex of the Centre for Slavic ...

THE APODOSIS OF PASCHA IN JERUSALEM

May 2014 On Wednesday the 13th/28th of May 2014, the feast of the Apodosis (Leavetaking) of Pascha was celebrated at the Patriarchate as the last day of this year’s Easter Period. The Canon of the Resurrection was chanted and the Divine Liturgy officiated at the katholikon of the Church of the Resurrection, led by the Secretary of ...

LIVE BROADCAST FROM IMVROS: His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Imvros for Pascha–for the first time in 22 years

Imvros, Turkey 5/1/2013 For the first time in 22 years, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will not preside over Holy Week and Pascha services at the Patriarchal Church of St. George at the Phanar. Instead, he will be on his native island of Imvros, where he will preside over services in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Imvros ...