ATTITUDE OF THE ROMANIAN CHURCH TOWARDS THE EURO-PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS

May 2014 Decision of the Holy Synod in the perspective of the Euro-Parliamentary elections of 25 May 2014. Met in working session on 22 May 2014, at the Patriarchal Residence, under the chairmanship of His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel, the Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church approved especially the pastoral urge concerning the Euro-Parliamentary elections of 25 ...

HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM OFFICIATES AT ST GEORGE ROMANIAN CHURCH

May 2014 On Tuesday, the 23rd of April/6th of May 2014, the Divine Liturgy was conducted at the Patriarchate of Romania’s Church of St George the Great Martyr, which lies in the new Western city of Jerusalem, at the center of the religious Jews quarter, next to Mandel Baum, border gate between Israel and Jordan since 1967. His Beatitude ...

THE ROMANIAN AMBASSADOR VISITS THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

March 2014 On Tuesday the 12th/25th of February 2014, the Ambassador of Romania to Israel, Ms Andrea Păstârnac, visited the Patriarchate. The new Romanian Ambassador to Israel was received by His Beatitude Theophilos, our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem, in the presence of Hagiotaphite Fathers. Ms Andrea Păstârnac visited the Patriarchate on the occasion of her recent ...

President of the Greek Parliament on a Visit to the Romanian Patriarchate

On 15 October 2013, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel received Mr. Evanghelos Meimarkis, President of the Greek Parliament, who is paying an official to Romania, accompanied by a Greek Parliamentary delegation. His Excellency Grigorios Vassiloconstandakis, Ambassador of the Greek Republic in Bucharest was also present. The President of the Greek Parliament thanked for reception and underlined the ...

A Manipulation that Does Not Honour BBC Television Station

9/8/13 In regard to the documentary entitled “Although it is the poorest country of the EU, a church is built in Romania every three days”, presented by the BBC on 3 August 2013, and taken over with no critical discrimination whatsoever by some Romanian mass media means, the Romanian Patriarchate explains: The construction of new places of ...

The Romanian Patriarchate Supports the European Civic Initiative Entitled ”One of Us”

24/6/13 The Romanian Patriarchate supports the European civic initiative entitled “One of Us” designed to raise the level of juridical protection of the dignity, right to life and integrity of every human being ever since conception in the European Union. “One of Us” civic initiative asks the European Union to cease the financing of the activities concerning the destruction of the ...

Manifestations at the Romanian Patriarchate on the Occasion of the Feast of the Saints Emperors Constantine and Helen, the Historical Dedication Day of the Patriarchal Cathedral

21/5/13 The Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church proclaimed the year 2013 as Solemn year of Saints Emperors Constantine and Helen on the occasion of the anniversary of 1700 years since the Edict of religious freedom of Milan (313), and as “Dumitru Stăniloae” Commemorative Year (1903 – 1993) at the anniversary of 110 years since ...

The Romanian Patriarchate Supports the European Civic Initiative Entitled “One of Us”

21/5/13 The Romanian Patriarchate supports the European civic initiative entitled “One of Us” designed to raise the level of juridical protection of the dignity, right to life and integrity of every human being ever since conception in the European Union. “One of Us” civic initiative asks the European Union to cease the financing of the activities concerning ...

THE NEW AMBASSADOR OF BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA IN ROMANIA ON AN INTRODUCTORY VISIT TO THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE

The Press Office of the Romanian Patriarchate informs us: On 31 May 2012, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel received His Excellency Mr. Dusko Kovacevic, the new Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Romania, on an introduction visit, at the Patriarchal Residence. Mr. Dusko Kovacevic, Serb of Christian Orthodox denomination, thanked for reception and underlined the good ...

AID FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY SNOW AND SEVERE COLD

5/2/2012 In this time of severe cold weather in most regions of the country, the Romanian Patriarchate urges the clergy and faithful from parishes and monasteries to help, together with the departments of social assistance of the eparchies and with the local authorities, the homeless persons, street children, lonely old people and poor families with many ...

EXPLANATION

26/1/2012 THE PRESS OFFICE OF THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE explains: Because some media channels interpreted the pastoral appeal of the Romanian Patriarchate to prayer, dialogue and cooperation as a partisan political attitude, we remind the fact that the Church wants to be a permanent factor of social peace, not of fighting because only if we are together we ...

Relics of Saint Andrew the Apostle at the chapel of the Cathedral for the Nation’s Salvation

29/11/2011 THE PRESS OFFICE OF THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE, informs us: Because the protector of the new Cathedral for the Nation’s Salvation is Saint Andrew the Apostle, on 29 November 2011, 16.00 hours, a particle of the holy relics of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Protector of Romania, kept in the historical Chapel of the Patriarchal Residence, will be ...

The Church Urges to Discernment and Wisdom When Using Internet

29/11/2011 THE PRESS OFFICE OF THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE, informs us: Taking into account the application of the Ministry for Communications and Informational Society addressed to the Romanian Patriarchate to support the extension of the Internet network all over the country, we declare the following: The Romanian Patriarchate appreciates the efforts of the public authorities for facilitating the ...

THE RELATIONS OF THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE WITH THE PATRIARCHATE OF JERUSALEM ARE ON THE AGENDA OF THE SESSION OF THE HOLY SYNOD OF THE ROMANIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF 19-20 MAY 2011

10-05-2011 THE PRESS OFFICE OF THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE informs us: While referring to the communiqué posted on 9 May 2011 on the official website of the Patriarchate of Jerusalem, under the title The Patriarchate of Jerusalem has severed communion with the Romanian Patriarchate, we bring the following clarification: Although during the visit that His Grace Ciprian Câmpineanul, Assistant ...

THE ROMANIAN PATRIARCHATE IS SOLIDARY WITH THE ITALIAN PEOPLE

In the context of the debate at the European Court for Human Rights, on 30 June 2010, related to the appeal of the Italian state concerning the right to display the crucifix in public places, the Romanian Patriarchate, which has, at present, over one million Romanian Orthodox faithful in Italy, supports the present initiative of ...