The Life of St. King Stephen of Decani

Church of Serbia - 27/11/8 St. King Stephen of Decani is one of the best-known Saints of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Through his holy and incorruptible relics, God has performed numerous miracles. Today, as the Serbian people suffer through another turbulent chapter in their history, they would do well to bring to mind the exemplary character of ...

Sumgait pogroms commemorated in Romania

29/2/2012 PanARMENIAN.Net - On February 26, Romania hosted events commemorating the 24th anniversary of pogroms of Armenians in the Azeri town of Sumgait. A liturgy was served in St Michael and Gabriel Church in Bucharest in memory of victims of Sumgait massacres. On behalf of the Armenian embassy in Romania, Armenian community and the local diocese ...

Church bids to let tower bells ring out once more

By Damian Fantato 12/12/2011 IT is the bell tower that has been silent for at least four decades. But now the tower at St Nicholas the Wonderworker, in Marston, Oxford, could ring out once more. Despite having a bell tower, the Russian Orthodox Church does not have permission to ring bells. Now the congregation at St Nicholas, in Ferry Road, ...