The Camino de Santiago: My Reflections

Deacon Daniel Malyon (Representing the Coptic Orthodox Church in UK to Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE) - OCP News Service - 3/8/18  Preparation “The goal is a perfect peacefulness even in the middle of the raging storm.” – St John Climacus. In the busy modern world, the concept of escaping the world to spend time alone with God is utterly alien. ...

Delegation of the European St. James Way visits St. James Cathedral in Jerusalem

Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 26/3/18 Saturday morning March 10, a delegation of the Fédération Européenne du Saint-Jacques de Compostelle visited the Armenian Convent of St. James. Their visit was well prepared by correspondence as well as a previous visit of M. Gérard Beaume, the general coordinator of the Fédération. The delegation consisted of about ...

BabySpanish Authorities Agree to Open Files on Thousands of Missing Babies

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Sputniknews - 27/5/17 The Spanish Health Ministry and the Catholic Church have finally handed over documents relating to thousands of babies which were stolen from hospitals in Spain over many decades. A British MEP led a fact-finding mission after being alerted about a case from 1992. But the secret network of nuns, doctors and midwives is believed to have ...

The truth about Prince Alexis d’Anjou-Durassow

His Royal Highness Prince Alexis d’Anjou-Durassow

Article by Carlos Mundy - 3/4/17 Harry Binkow, Historian – RUSSIAN IMPERIAL FAMILY HISTORICAL SOCIETY – 3/4/17 In this month of March that we commemorate the One Hundred Anniversary of the Abdication of Nicholas II to the Russian Throne, I cannot stop thinking about a person that, I believe, would have had a significant role in all the controversies ...

Spanish bishop tells monks & priests to get ‘anti-pedophile certificate’

www.rt.com - May 2016 A Spanish bishop in the city of Lleida has told all parish staff, including priests and monks, to get a special “anti-pedophile certificate” to prove they have never committed a sexual crime. Bishop Juan Piris Frígola said staff working within the parish of Lleida in Catalonia must present the special certificate, which is ...

Not the First and not the Last

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Orthodox England events' blog - October 2014 A French resistance-fighter, in combat for the liberation of the Ukraine from the Nazi/Uniat globalist junta in Kiev, has joined the Church in the free Ukraine. Since the 1960s, and even before that, spiritually sensitive Western people have been drawn to embrace Russian Orthodoxy, realizing the historic and far-reaching errors of ...

Spanish version of Patriarch Kirill’s book ‘Freedom and Responsibility. In Search of Harmony’ is presented in Madrid

April 2014 On April 14, the Spanish version of the book ‘Freedom and Responsibility. In Search of Harmony’ by the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church was presented in Madrid by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, who is paying a working visit to Spain with the blessing ...

Very Rev. Aren Jebejian Elected Primate of Canada

June 2013 MONTREAL — On Saturday, May 25, during the annual diocesan meeting, the pastor of St. Gregory the Illuminator Church of Chicago, the Very Rev. Aren Jebejian was elected the Primate of Canada. The annual meeting took place at the St. Gregory the Illuminator Church of Montreal, where the Primate is based. The meeting was attended ...

Orthodox Monasteries in Spain

Kathleen March, Demand Media 27/4/13 In March 2012, the bishopric of Lleida granted the use of the Villaler monastery, located in Alta Ribagorça, to the Rumanian Orthodox Church. Lleida bishop Joan Piris and Timoteo, bishop of the Rumanian Orthodox Church of Spain and Portugal, signed an agreement for use of the former Summer Seminary in Villaler. The ...

Moscow Synodal Choir gives a concert in Santiago de Compostela

25.11.2011 · The Moscow Synodal Choir gave a concert on November 23, 2011, at the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, Spain. The choir is conducted by Russia’s Honoured Artist A. Puzakov. The theme of the concert was “Russian church music through five centuries”. They sang both hymns of the Byzantine plain chant and modern ...

Russian patriarch slams Spanish gay marriage ‘propaganda’

13/10/2010 The head of the Russian Orthodox Church has decried gay relationship "propaganda" in Spanish secondary school textbooks. Spain, which was one of the first European countries to legalize gay marriages in 2005, has seen a wave of criticism from parents whose children had to use books that teach pupils about gay relationships. Some of the indignant parents ...

Russian Orthodox church to be built in Madrid

Madrid, July 12, Interfax - The Madrid administration has allotted a plot of land in a prestigious area in the north of the Spanish capital for the local Russian Orthodox parish to build a church, the parish rector Archpriest Andrey Kordochkin told Interfax-Religion. A board of trustees formed for the construction project includes Grand Duchess Maria ...