Holy Relics of Saint Thomas transferred to the Monastery of St Matthew in Nineveh

Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East 9/7/14 Photos: Rev. Fr. Yousuf Albanna Iraq: Holy Relics of Saint Thomas has been transferred from the St Thomas Church, Mosul to Syriac Orthodox Monastery of St Matthew, Nineveh, Iraq on June 17th 2014 and is placed at the Beth Khadeesha of Monastery. Mor Thimotheos Mousa - Archbishop of ...

The 2nd Sunday after Easter at the Patriarchal Cathedral

April 2014 On 27 April 2014, the Orthodox Christians are on the Sunday of Saint Thomas, the 2nd Sunday after Easter. The Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Patriarchal Cathedral by His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church, together with His Grace Varlaam Ploiesteanul, Assistant Bishop to the Patriarch. After reading the evangelical pericope ...

Pan-Orthodox magnificent slava days of togetherness and spirituality

28/10/13 South Africa Despite the heavy rains and bad weather in Johannesburg on 19 and 20 October, when the patron feast-day was celebrated, a great number of parishioners, guests and priests visited the church of Saint Thomas the Apostle.  After almost five arid and dry months in Johannesburg, we all spontaneously felt  the three-day intensive rain as a great ...

Apostle Tomas Becomes a Confessor not only of the Resurrection of Christ, but also of His Divinity

His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church explained in the sermon delivered on 14 April 2013 in the chapel of Saint Martyr George of the Patriarchal Residence the significance of the Evangelical Pericope of the 2nd Sunday after Easter, of Saint Evangelist John, chapter 20:10-31, presenting the appearance of Jesus Christ, our Lord, ...