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World Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians – Washington DC

May 13, 2017 Featured
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 13/5/17 Also Read: MET. TIKHON AND MET. HILARION PRESENT AT WORLD SUMMIT IN DEFENSE OF PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS UNDERWAY IN DC His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the World Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians, in Washington DC. Many Christian leaders from throughout the world gave talks on the […]

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Holy Fire Brought to Russian Orthodox Cathedral in US Capital

April 20, 2017 Featured
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Sputniknews – 20/4/17 The Rector at the Russian Orthodox Cathedral of St. John the Baptist said that the Holy Fire from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem has been delivered to Washington DC. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The Holy Fire from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem has been delivered to Washington […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Visits St. Aphraim Church in Washington DC

September 15, 2014 News

15/9/14 On Thursday September 11, 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited St. Aphraim Church in Washington DC. His Holiness was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Clemis Eugene Kaplan, Patriarchal Vicar in Western USA. His Holiness was received at the entrance of the church by the parish priest Rev. Raban Fady Abdulahad and […]

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Director of the Office of Strategic Planning at the United States Washington DC Congratulate Patriarch Mar Ignatius Aphrem II Karim

April 5, 2014 Featured News

5/4/14 – OCP News Service Letter of congratulation to Patriarch Mar Ignatius Aphrem II Karim – From Rev. Fr. Alexander J. Kurien, Senior Director of the Office of Strategic Planning, United States Department of State, United States Government, Washington D.C., United States of America. Your Beatitude the Patriarch of Antioch and All East Mar Ignatius Aphrem […]

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Kosovo’s ‘Noise Pollution’ Bill Riles Religious Communities

February 11, 2014 Featured News

10/2/14- RFE/RL PRISTINA — How loud is too loud? And are some sounds more acceptable than others? Those are some of the questions being discussed in Kosovo as a heated debate has unfolded over proposed legislation aimed at reducing “noise pollution.” The new bill, sponsored by the Environment and Spatial Planning Ministry, would harmonize the country’s legislation with […]

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Georgian Patriarch’s Surrogacy Remarks Spark Protests, Clashes

January 14, 2014 Featured News

By RFE/RL’s Georgian Service – 14/1/14 TBILISI — Picketers and government ministers have protested a statement by Orthodox Patriarch Ilia II suggesting children born by surrogate mothers or through artificial insemination will be “problematic” in their adulthood. The resulting debate has also sparked skirmishes between supporters and detractors of the patriarch. The assertion came in […]

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