Ethiopian Government & Orthodox Church to Help Resolve Schism in the Eritrean Orthodox Church

Menetasnot Desta (Chief Administrator of the OCP Amharic Service) - 4/8/18 Addis Ababa-Ethiopia: Ethiopian Government and the Ethiopian Orthodox Church will work to resolve the ongoing crisis in the Eritrean Orthodox Church. Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed during his speech at the Holy Trinity Cathedral stated that the Ethiopian delegates were successful in their mission in uniting the ...

Paschal-Easter Greetings from OCP Chairman – 2018

The Executive Council – March-April 2018 – OCP News Service Dear All Christ is Risen, He is Truly Risen Indeed!!! Krisdos haryav i merelotz! Orhnyal e Haroutyunen Krisdosi! Khristós Anésti! Alithós Anésti! Paschal greetings from Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE family. 'Let all Pious men and all lovers of God rejoice in the splendor of this feast; let the wise servants ...

Hundreds of Christians detained in Eritrea

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OCP News Service - 22/8/17 More than 200 Christians are detained in detention camps throughout the country, reports Catholicculture. High Concerns on the Situation of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Recently a Christian woman was found dead in one of the prison camps. Eritrea is notorious for detaining Christians. Authorities continue to raid "illegal" worship centers. Thousands of Eritrean's ...

High Concerns on the Situation of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

Yonas Gredew (Delegate of Ethiopia and All Africa)- OCP News Service - 10/8/17 Addis Ababa-Ethiopia: Situation of detained Abune Antonios, the canonical Patriarch of Eritrea has worsened, reports Human Right Watch Eritrea. Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Detained Again Recently, Patriarch made his appearance in a so-called ‘reconciliation meeting' with the Holy Synod at the St.Marys Church in ...

Eritrean Synod organises a Sham ‘Reconciliation’

The British Orthodox Church - 22/7/17 On 11 July 2017 the ‘Holy Synod’ of the Eritrean Orthodox Church issued a statement declaring that the issue of Patriarch Abune Antonios had been resolved and that there was “a full reconciliation, peace and love with Abuna Antonios in the presence of Union of the Monasteries and Church Scholars.” ...

Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Detained Again

His Holiness Abune Antonios – Patriarch of the Eritrea

Yonas Gredew (Delegate of Ethiopia and All Africa)- OCP News Service - 19/7/17 Additional information on the Situation of Abune Antonios from members of Arbi Harnet in Asmara Addis Ababa-Ethiopia: New reports state that His Holiness Abune Antonios - the canonical Patriarch of Eritrea is again under house arrest in the capital city of Asmara. The Eritrean ...

Good news – Eritrean Orthodox Schism Resolved?

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Yonas Gredew (Delegate of Ethiopia and All Africa)- OCP News Service - 17/7/17 Addis Ababa- Ethiopia: Reports from Eritrea states that canonical problems between the Holy Synod and Patriarch Abune Antonios has come to an end. Ten Years of Illegal Detention of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Patriarch Abune Antonios celebrated Divine Liturgy with the members of the Holy Synod bringing the ...

Ten Years of Illegal Detention of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

His Holiness Abune Antonios - Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Church. Pic - OCP Media Network.

OCP News Service – 13/6/17 Global: May 2017 marked the tenth year of illegal detention of the Canonical Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea. His Holiness Abune Antonios is the 3rd Patriarch of the ancient Eritrean Orthodox Church. Eritrean Orthodox Faithful Call to Restore Patriarch Abune Antonios The OCP Secretariat news briefing stated that “Anything can happen to the ...

Ecumenical Patriarch speaks about the refugee crisis at the Concordia Europe Summit – ‘The world expects the common witness of people of faith’

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Aurelian Iftimiu - Basilica News Agency - June 2017 His Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew participated in the Concordia Europe Summit which took place in Athens (Greece) on 6-7 June 2017. Concordia is a registered nonprofit organization that enables public-private partnerships to create a more prosperous and sustainable future. As equal parts convener, campaigner, and idea incubator, Concordia is ...

Health of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea deteriorates: Prayers Requested

Robel Sereke - OCP News Service - 19/5/18 Global: His Holiness Abune Antonius - the 3rd Patriarch of Eritrean Orthodox Church (detained in Asmara since 2007), has suddenly fallen ill. It is reported that the sudden illness is a result of drug poison. Patriarch's health has considerably deteriorated and the Prelate is suffering from severe pain. Serious Concern ...

Paschal-Easter Greetings from OCP Chairman – 2017

The Executive Council – April 2017 – OCP News Service Dear All Christ is Risen, He is Truly Risen Indeed!!! Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat! Kristos Tenestwal! Bergit Tenestwal! Paschal greetings from Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE family. I take this opportunity to congratulate and wish you all a blessed Pascha. May this season bring hope, happiness, and joy to you and ...

Bishop Angaelos calls for return of HH Abune Antonios, praying repose for Abune Dioskoros

23/11/15 - Coptic Orthodox Church of UK His Grace Bishop Angaelos calls for the return of His Holiness Abune Antonios I of the Eritrean Orthodox Church, while also praying repose for Abune Dioskoros. Also Read - Non-Canonical Patriarch Dioskoros of Eritrea Passed Away: The Illegal Detention of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Enters 8th Year http://theorthodoxchurch.info/blog/news/?p=43080 Latest Snap and information ...

Non-Canonical Patriarch Dioskoros of Eritrea Passed Away

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OCP News Service- 22/12/15 Also Read: The Illegal Detention of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Enters 8th Year http://theorthodoxchurch.info/blog/news/?p=43080 Latest Snap and information on the detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea http://theorthodoxchurch.info/blog/news/?p=34405 Excommunication Notice from the Union of Eritrean Orthodox Monasteries http://theorthodoxchurch.info/blog/news/?p=38137 Addis Ababa- Several Reports indicate that the non-canonical government appointed Patriarch Dioskoros of Eritrean Orthodox Church passed away ...

The Illegal Detention of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea Enters 8th Year

Detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

OCP News Service - June 2015 Also Read Excommunication Notice from the Union of Eritrean Orthodox Monasteries USCIRF Calls for the Release of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea: Metropolitan Abba Seraphim leads Protest Vigil at the Eritrean Embassy Latest Snap and information on the detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea The Detained Patriarch, Persecuted Christians and a Dying Church Global: The year ...

USCIRF Calls for the Release of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

Detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

OCP News Service – 28/1/15 Metropolitan Abba Seraphim leads Protest Vigil at the Eritrean Embassy Latest Snap and information on the detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea The Detained Patriarch, Persecuted Christians and a Dying Church Global: The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has called for the release of illegally detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eretria. “The ...

Seven years of Illegal Detention of Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

Detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

OCP News Service - 23/5/14 Also read: Metropolitan Abba Seraphim leads Protest Vigil at the Eritrean Embassy Latest Snap and information on the detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea The Detained Patriarch, Persecuted Christians and a Dying Church Global: We have entered the seventh year  since the illegal detain of the canonical Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea. As per the ...

Latest Snap and information on the detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea 

Detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea

OCP News Service - 16/5/14 OCP Exclusive Also read - The Detained Patriarch, Persecuted Christians and a Dying Church: Addis Ababa: The latest information and picture of detained Patriarch Abune Antonios of Eritrea has been received by OCP News Service. One of the Eritrean Orthodox faithful was recently able to visit Patriarch Abune Antonios in Asmara where he is ...