The Semi-Annual Conference of Coptic Orthodox Bishops of North America Held

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Coptic Orthodox Church Spokesperson - 28/4/17 The semi-Annual Conference of Coptic Orthodox Bishops of North America was held from April 25-27 hosted by the Arch Diocese of North America. Participating Prelates were: His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, Bishop of Los Angeles and Metropolitan of Southern California and Hawaii His Grace Bishop Karas General Bishop and Patriarchal Exarch of the Archdiocese ...

Orthodox Christian Prof. John G. Panagiotou appointed Liasion Officer at Cummins Memorial Theological Seminary

OCP News Service - 19/3/17 Prof. John G. Panagiotou has been appointed as the Liasion Officer for the Seminary President in Community Affairs at Cummins Memorial Theological Seminary in Summerville, South Carolina. Seminary President Dr. Julius Barnes made the announcement in a letter on March 9, 2017. Panagiotou is a noted theologian, scholar, and writer. His duties ...

US to Seek Death Penalty for South Carolina Church Shooter Dylann Roof

www.sputniknews.com - 25/5/2016 The US Department of Justice will seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof for the June 2015 shooting deaths of nine African American churchgoers in the city of Charleston, South Carolina, US Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Roof is accused of shooting dead nine African-American churchgoers at a Bible ...

FROM HEROD TO ISIS THROUGH CHRIST

In Communion- Pieter Dykhorst- 2015 Having beheld the strange and ineffable humility of the Incarnate God the Word, O Divinely-blessed Baptist, when He bowed His Divine Head to thee and received a servile baptism, thou thyself wast wholly filled with great humility. Entreat therefore this Divinely-loved virtue for us also, who are possessed by pride, that we ...

Planting Grant Missions: The “new church in town” proclaims ancient faith!

BEAUFORT, SC [OCA] - November 2015 “Orthodox Christianity is for everyone because Orthodox Christianity is simply Christ in His fullness,” says Priest James Bozeman of Saint James Mission here.  “One of the great hurdles that we contemporary Orthodox Christians have to overcome is any mindset other than the fact that Christ is ‘the one thing needful,’ ...

OCA Holy Synod of Bishops issues statement on South Carolina church killings

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SYOSSET, NY [OCA] - 20/6/15 In a statement issued Friday, June 19, 2015, the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops request the faithful to pray for the victims, families and all affected by the shootings in South Carolina. The text reads as follows. “The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America calls upon the ...