Week Of The Last Judgement

Orthodox Africa - 12/2/18 DONATE TO ORTHODOX AFRICA MISSION HERE Today’s Gospel reading from Saint Matthew 25 verses 31-46 serves as an “un-official” anniversary for Orthodox Africa. It was because of today’s Gospel that our Founder, was challenged to determine how he could one day answer Christ when he finally stands in front of him at the ...

“God instructs us to provide refuge and hospitality to all humanity indiscriminately” – Bishop Angaelos

Coptic Orthodox Church UK- Media and Communications Office - 31/1/17 The current state of geo-politics and the numerous terrorist attacks around our world in recent months have led to a growing uncertainty and global anxiety with regards to both internal and external security. This concern has prompted debates on the need for vigilance, the safeguarding of ...

Faith Must Be Cultivated, Strengthened And Deepened Through Prayer And Fasting

On 9 August 2015, the Christians are on the 10 Sunday after the Pentecost. The Church scheduled to read at the Divine Liturgy the evangelical parable of the Gospel according to Saint Matthew 17:14-23, which presents the healing of the boy with a demon: “When they came to the crowd, a man approached Jesus and ...

Lent – Offering Of The Man’s Love For God

On 22 February 2015, the Orthodox Church is on the Sunday of Adam’s Expulsion from the Paradise (beginning of the Lent with neither cheese). The evangelical pericope of Saint Matthew 6:14-21 was read in all Orthodox Churches. “For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.  But ...

The Prayer for other people heals sufferance and loneliness

Church of Romania  On 6 July 2014, the Orthodox Christians are on the 4th Sunday after the Pentecost. According to the good order of our Church, the evangelical pericope of Saint Matthew the Evangelist, 8:5-13, was read at the Divine Liturgy, presenting the Healing of the centurion’s servant. His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romanian delivered a sermon at the ...

Skull of apostle Matthew revealed during church celebration

By Reuters Cairo - 10/11/2012 A fragment of the skull of Apostle Matthew is placed on display in a Greek-Orthodox church in Cairo, on Thursday, for the first time in recent memory. The skull was displayed during celebrations of the Church’s 80th anniversary since its foundation. The Greek Orthodox Egyptian community in Egypt is made up of ...