Completion of the First Ever Translation of the Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom to Urdu by Fr. Paul Sushil 

Fr Paul Sushil with the Text in Urdu

OCP News Service - 30/01/2019  Islamabad-Pakistan: The Divine Liturgy according to Saint John Chrysostom has been translated Fr. Paul Sushil (Priest of the Russian Orthodox Church in Pakistan– Moscow Patriarchate)  from Church Slavonic and English texts. It is the first and most accurate translation which took about two years to complete. The book was proofread by theologians and Urdu ...

The Life of Saint John Chrysostom

Church of Serbia - 27/11/8 Commemorated November 13/26 Our Father Among the Saints, John Chrysostom The legion of saints of the Church is comprised of men of extraordinary ability whose talents may have been dissimilar but many of whom seem to have shared a common genius for oratory. Yet out of this vast assembly of eloquent speakers, whose ...

Feast of the Three Holy Fathers, Great Hierarchs and Ecumenical Teachers, Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom

Church of Serbia - 12/2/18 During the reign of the Emperor Alexius Comnenus (1081-1118), a controversy arose in Constantinople among men learned in Faith and zealous for virtue about the three holy Hierarchs and Fathers of the Church, Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian and John Chrysostom. Some argued for Saint Basil above the other two ...

Patriarch Daniel: Only God can help man when he encounters serious situations

Aurelian Iftimiu  - Basilica News Agency - 2/2/17 The Patriarch of Romania addressed the faithful on Sunday reflecting on the spiritual portrait of the Canaanite woman described by the Gospel reading from Matthew 15:21-28. His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel delivered a homily after the Divine Liturgy celebrated Jan. 29 at St Gregory the Enlightener Chapel of the ...

Christ’s Nativity in the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid - Serbian Patriarchate - 17/1/17 On the feast-day of the Nativity of Christ His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Jovan celebrated in the Stauropegial monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Nizepolje, Bitola. His Grace Bishop of Polog-Kumanovo and Locum Tenens of Debar-Kicevo Joakim celebrated the Holy Liturgy in Kumanovo, while His ...

Saint John Chrysostom commemorated at the Chapel of the National Cathedral

Aurelian Iftimiu - Basilica News Agency - 20/11/16 His Grace Varlaam of Ploiești, Assistant Bishop to the Patriarch and Chief Secretary of the Holy Synod, celebrated the Divine Liturgy on the feast of Saint John Chrysostom, Sunday, 13 November 2016. Saint John is the protector saint of the Chapel of the National Cathedral. At the end of the ...

10th anniversary of ministry and the name-day of Archbishop of Cyprus Chrysostom

Church of Serbia- 15/11/16 On Sunday, 13 November 2016, His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostom of Cyprus celebrateд the 10th anniversary of his fruitful archpastoral ministry and the name-day. On the eve of the feast-day of Saint John Chrysostom, on 12 November 2016, a festal Vesper service was celebrated in the church of St. Sophia in Strovolos in the ...

1100th anniversary of repose of Saint Clement of Ohrid

The Orthodox Ohrid Archbishopric - Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate - October 2016 This year marks 1100 years since the blessed repose of Saint Clement of Ohrid the Miracleworker, who died on 27 July 916. The central celebration of the 1100th anniversary was held in the stauropegial monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Nizepolje, Bitolj, Macedonia, on October 1st ...

An Introduction to the Divine Revelation

Reverend Fr. Dr. George Toma

  The Assyrian Church of the East - March 2016 The doctrine of the Apostolic Faith came from Divine Revelation. “Divine Revelation” is a doctrine which God Himself has revealed to mankind. God revealed the doctrine of apostolic faith to mankind so that mankind will rightly serve Him and will worthily give to Him due honor and praise. God ...

Holy Liturgical Services held at the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

Church of Serbia - The Autonomous Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid - December 2015 Hierarchal Liturgies officiated in monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Bitola and the side chapel of Saint Nicholas in Stip On the feast-day of Saint Nicholas of Myra, the Wonderworker, His Beatitude Jovan, Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje, served the Holy Liturgy at ...

Cooperation between Family, School and Church in the Field of Education

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Romanian Patriarchate - September 2015 At the beginning of the school year, we address the pupils, the parents and the teaching staff our paternal blessings and thoughts of encouragement for a new activity. Since the basis of education is laid within the family, it is essential that parents, grandparents and relatives of the pupils realise the major role ...

Cooperation And Co-Responsibility For The Education Of The Young Generation

On 2 July 2015, the Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church awarded, in the Patriarchal Cathedral of Bucharest, the Diploma and Medal of “Saint John Chrysostom” to certain personalities of the Romanian public life, academicians, university professors, artists and journalists involved in the religious education of the young generation. On this occasion, His Beatitude Patriarch ...

The Shrine Of The Holy Relics Of Saint John Chrysostom Blessed At The Historical Chapel Of The Patriarchal Residence

On 17th March 2015, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church blessed the shrine in which a particle of the holy relics of Saint John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople will be kept. The blessing service took place in the historical chapel of “Saint Great Martyr George” of the Patriarchal Residence, in the presence ...

Blessing Of The Shrine Of The Relics Of Saint John Chrysostom From The Chapel Of The Cathedral For The Nation’s Salvation

On 27 February 2015, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church re-blessed, in the historical chapel of the Patriarchal Residence, the shrine of the relics of Saint John Chrysostom, from the Chapel of the Cathedral for the Nation’s Salvation. The Patriarch of Romania delivered a sermon in which he told those present how the ...

The Three Hierarchs: Saint Basil the Great, Saint Gregory the Theologian and Saint John Chrysostom

February 2015 Each of these saints have their own feast day. St. Basil the Great, January 1; St. Gregory the Theologian, January 25; and St. John Chrysostom, January 27. This combined feast day, January 30, was instituted in the eleventh century during the reign of Emperor Alexius Comnenus. At one time a debate arose among the people ...

2015 – Solemn Year Of The Parish And Monastery Mission Today And Commemorative Year Of Saint John Chrysostom And Of The Great Soul Shepherds Within Eparchies

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In 2015, the Romanian Orthodox Church celebrates a series of important events of her history, as follows: -130 years since the recognition of the autocephaly of the Romanian Orthodox Church (April 1885); -90 years since the raising of the Romanian Orthodox Church to the rank of Patriarchate (February 1925); -60 years (October 1955) since the proclamation of the canonisation of ...

The Nativity Sermon of Saint John Chrysostom

7/1/14 BEHOLD a new and wondrous mystery. My ears resound to the Shepherd’s song, piping no soft melody, but chanting full forth a heavenly hymn. The Angels sing. The Archangels blend their voice in harmony. The Cherubim hymn their joyful praise. The Seraphim exalt His glory. All join to praise this holy feast, beholding the Godhead here ...

Celebration Day At The Chapel Of The Cathedral For The Nation’s Salvation

On 13 November 2014, the chapel of the Cathedral for the Nation’s Salvation celebrated its third dedication day, that of Saint John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople. The Divine Liturgy was celebrated by His Grace Timotei Prahoveanul, Assistant Bishop to the Archdiocese of Bucharest, assisted by a group of priests and deacons. Hundreds of faithful prayed ...

The Feast of the Three Hierarchs

February 2014 During the eleventh century, disputes raged in Constantinople about which of the three hierarchs was the greatest. Some preferred Saint Basil the Great (January 1).  Others honored Saint Gregory the Theologian (January 25).  A third group exalted Saint John Chrysostom (November 13). Dissension among Christians increased.  Some called themselves Basilians, others referred to themselves as ...

Discourse On the Day of the Baptism of Christ

5/1/14 Saint John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople We shall now say something about the present feast [of Holy Theophany, the Baptism of Christ].  Many celebrate the feastdays and know their designations, but the cause for which they were established they know not. Thus concerning this, everyone knows that the present feast is called Theophany; but what this ...

The Patriarch of Romania at the Celebration of the Chapel of the Cathedral for the Nation’s Salvation

15/11/2012 On 13 November 2012, the chapel of the Cathedral for the Nation’s Salvation celebrated its saint patron, Saint John Chrysostom, Patriarch of Constantinople. On this occasion, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church was in the middle of the hundreds of faithful who attended the feast of the place of worship and delivered ...