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Messages from Her Majesty The Queen, HRH the Prince of Wales, the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Prime Minister at the annual Coptic New Year (Nayrouz) Service at Westminster Abbey

October 12, 2018 Featured

Coptic Orthodox Church UK – 12/10/18 Messages were received from Her Majesty The Queen, His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, the Most Reverend Archbishop Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, and the Right Honourable Theresa May, Prime Minister, as equality and freedom were highlighted at the annual Coptic New Year (Nayrouz) Service at St Margaret’s […]

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His Royal Highness Charles, Prince of Wales, pays visit to the Romanian Patriarchate

April 2, 2017 Featured

Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency – 2/4/17 His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church, received Thursday, 30 March 2017, at the Palace of the Patriarchate, His Royal Highness Charles, Prince of Wales, who is currently paying a visit to Romania. His Beatitude expressed his joy over Prince Charles having included the Romanian Patriarchate […]

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Prince of Wales visits Dormition Cathedral of Sourozh diocese

December 19, 2016 News

DECR – 19/12/16 On 13 December 2016, His Royal Highness Prince Charles paid an unofficial visit to the London Dormition Cathedral of the Sourozh diocese. After the Divine liturgy Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh consecrated the belfry after the renovations.  The bells were consecrated by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill during his visit to Great Britain. A […]

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Bishop Angaelos delivers address during historic Foreign Commonwealth Office conference highlighting importance of Freedom of Religion or Belief 25 October 2016

October 25, 2016 Featured News

Coptic Orthodox Church- UK (Media and Communications Office) – 25/10/16 The Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) hosted a ground-breaking 2-day summit 19-20 October which brought together more than 50 expert speakers, including His Grace Bishop Angaelos, and over 170 participants from 38 countries, to explore how the promotion of Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) can […]

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Messages from HRH The Prince of Wales, the Prime Minister & the Archbishop of Canterbury received as religious freedom is highlighted in annual Coptic New Year (Nayrouz) Service at Westminster Abbey

October 25, 2016 Featured News

Coptic Orthodox Church – UK  (Media and Communications Office) – 25/10/16 Messages were received from HRH The Prince of Wales, the Prime Minister and the Archbishop of Canterbury as religious freedom was highlighted at the annual Coptic New Year (Nayrouz) Service at St Margaret’s, Westminster Abbey. Addresses were also delivered by HE Ambassador David Saperstein, […]

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Prince Charles visited the Cathedral church of Saint George in Prizren

March 22, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – March 2016 Serbian Orthodox Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren and hegoumen of the Decani Monastery Archimandrite Sava, along with the clergy, students of the Prizren Theological Seminary and the faithful, welcomed His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales at the Cathedral church of Holy Great Martyr George in Prizren on 19 March […]

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Prince Charles visited Monastery of Holy Archangels in Kovilj

March 22, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – March 2016 His Grace Bishop Dr. Irinej of Backa, His Eminence Metropolitan Dr. Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana, Vicar Bishop Jeronim of Jegar and Venerable Archimandrite Isihije, prior of the Kovilj Monastery, with brotherhood, welcomed His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales at the monastery gate. The sound of the monastery bells was […]

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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales paid His first visit to the Serbian Patriarchate

March 19, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – March 2016 Belgrade, 16th March 2016. – Upon his arrival to the Patriarchate, there was a meeting between His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej and His Royal Highness Charles, The Prince of Wales. Thereafter, the Serbian Patriarch and The Prince of Wales together visited the Patriarchal Chapel of Saint Symeon the Myrrh-Gushing, […]

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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales and His Grace the Archbishop of Canterbury offer their support for the ‘When Left Behind’ appeal launched by His Grace Bishop Angaelos for the families of Coptic Christians brutally murdered in Libya in February 2015

March 6, 2015 Featured News

Coptic Orthodox Church UK Media and Communications Office Coptic Orthodox Church (Europe) Media and Communications Office 6/3/15 London: His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales wrote personal letters of condolence to His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St Mark, and His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of […]

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Turkish Genocide of Greeks Commemorated

October 4, 2014 News

http://neoskosmos.com – October 2014 “We won! We are here! “We won against the plans of the genocidaires because we are here and remind them of their crimes.” This was the essence of the address by the keynote speaker, Professor Nikos Lygeros, a research fellow at the University of Lyon, France, to a well attended Commemoration of […]

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Visit of the Anglican Pilgrims to the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

June 8, 2014 News

June 2014 On June 6, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, welcomed a group of pilgrims from the Anglican Church. Accompanying them were Very Rev. Fr. Geoffrey Marshall, Dean of the Diocesan Cathedral of Swansea and Brecon in Wales; and Rev. Fr. John […]

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Scholar Dr Erica C.D. Hunter Visits Assyrian Communities in Australia

April 1, 2014 Featured News

Assyrian Church of the East – April 2014 In a visit to Australia the distinguished Syriac Studies scholar Dr Erica C.D. Hunter has visited Assyrian Church of the East communities in Victoria and New South Wales. During her visit Dr Hunter gave two lectures ‘The Christian Library from Turfan Project’. The lectures, held on 14 […]

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A speech by The Prince of Wales at an Advent reception for Christians from the Middle East

December 20, 2013 Featured News

December 2013 The speech made by HRM Prince Charles during the visit to Coptic and Syriac Communities in the UK. It is a particular pleasure to be able to welcome you here during this season of Advent. Although, I must say, standing here, as I am, alongside a “wise man from the East”, it does […]

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The Prince of Wales and HRH Prince Ghazi of Jordan visit Coptic and Syrian Orthodox communities

December 20, 2013 Featured News

December 2013 The Prince of Wales has heard the heartbreaking stories of Syrians desperate for the international community to end the conflict in their homeland. His Royal Highness was accompanied by Prince Ghazi of Jordan and the Bishop of London, the Right Rev Richard Chartres throughout his day. David Yakoub, who was close to tears, […]

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Syrians living in London beg Prince of Wales to intervene in conflict tearing apart their homeland

December 19, 2013 Featured News

19/12/13 A group of Syrians living in London have begged the Prince of Wales to intervene in the conflict in their homeland. During the Prince’s visit to the Syriac Orthodox Church , David Yakoub, who was close to tears, put his hands together and pleaded with the heir to the throne to help. The heir […]

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Christianity beginning ‘to disappear’ in its birthplace, warns Prince of Wales

December 18, 2013 Featured News

By John Bingham, Religious Affairs Editor – 18/12/13 Prince of Wales delivers impassioned personal plea for Christians in the   Middle East, warning ‘organised persecution’ by Islamist fundamentalists   could sever 2,000-year link. Christianity is beginning “to disappear” in its own birthplace after 2,000   years because of a wave of “organised persecution” across the Middle East,   the […]

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Organ donation: Church leaders in Wales attack presumed consent

January 23, 2012 Featured News
The Archbishop of Wales addressed a recent debate on the subject in a Cardiff city centre church

23/1/2012 Church leaders in Wales have criticised “ill-judged” proposals for presumed consent rules on organ donation. The Roman Catholic Church in Wales, Church in Wales and Wales Orthodox Mission urged the Welsh government to revisit its policy process. In a joint statement they said they were “profoundly committed” to human dignity in life and death. […]

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PRINCE OF WALES CONTRIBUTING TO THE RESTORATION OF HILANDAR MONASTERY

August 7, 2011 Featured News

6/8/2011 The Friends of Mount Athos is a charitable and educational society founded in England and dedicated to supporting the well-being of the monasteries of Mount Athos – the Holy Mountain, a monastic state situated in the territory of Greece and a home to 20 Eastern Orthodox Monasteries. The society recently organized a fundraising event […]

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Archimandrite Deiniol visits Babingley

June 29, 2010 News

28/6/2010 The British Orthodox Church The congregation at St. Mary and St. Felix, Babingley, were delighted to welcome to their church Archimandrite Deiniol, Administrator of the Wales Orthodox Mission (Ecumenical Patriarchate), who was present for the Divine Liturgy and afterwards gave a talk on the “Holy Wells & Saints”of Wales” which was instructivive and showed […]

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Church of the Holy Trinity in Sydney declared a Landmark

June 1, 2010 News

1/6/2010 A years long effort by Greek-Australian officials s come to a positive end as the first Greek Orthodox Church built in Australia, and the southern hemisphere, has been declared a historical monument and will now be included in the New South Wales Heritage Council. The recognition was made on May 28th, one day before […]

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