Visiting Taiwan’s Faithful

The Chinese Orthodox Church - 7/4/13 English translation by Fr John Bartholomew "Seikyō-Jihō" №901, January 20, 1965, pg. 7 courtesy of Abp SERAPHIM (Tsujie) of Sendai Bishop Vladimir, American military chaplain Archpriest Peter Zurnovich and Priest Kirill Arihara, in response to requests from the Orthodox Christians resident in Taiwan, departed Haneda Airport on December 26th of last year (a Saturday) in order to hold ...

The rite of blessing of a ship performed for the first time in Taiwan

The Chinese Orthodox Church English translation by Nina Tkachuk Dimas - 21/6/13 On June 12, 2013, at the invitation of the shipowner LPL Shipping S.A., the merchant vessel "Costas L", located in Kaohsiung Harbor, was blessed according to the Orthodox rite of blessing of a new ship. The rite was performed by Priest Kirill, Rector of the Christ the ...

Armenian Catholicos and Christian Conference of Asia Secretary General discuss interreligious dialogue

9/2/2012 Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia of Armenian Apostolic Church Aram I met with Christian Conference of Asia Secretary General Rev. Dr. Henriette Lebang on Thursday. The parties discussed issues and challenges confronting inter-church movement and especially the current situation of Asian inter-church movement. Lebang gave invitations to Aram I for inter-church congresses in Taiwan and ...

Bethlehem church, the town of Jesus’ birth to get new roof after centuries

By Gobby Wang Taiwan News, Staff Writer 27/11/2011 According to AP, it reported, the preparations for a long-needed renovation of the 1,500-year-old Church of the Nativity are moving ahead in Bethlehem. Bethlehem is the town of Jesus' birth, in the face of political and religious conflicts that have kept one of Christendom's holiest sites in a state of ...