The Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate - 26/11/15
His Eminence Metropolitan Anba Abraham rests in the Lord after serving 24 years as Metropolitan of Jerusalem and the Near East.
His Eminence was born in Al Manshaa, Sohag on June 30, 1943 and was called ‘Ibrahim’. His parents brought him up in a Christian environment which manifested in ...
Close Personal Encounter by
Rev. Fr. Alexander J. Kurien
Deputy Associate Administrator
Office of U.S. Government-Wide Policy
United States Government
The Roman Catholic Church was in communion with the Orthodox Church until the great schism. It is one of the five ancient Orthodox Patriarchates of the Christian world, but sadly fall out of communion from rest of the ...
On November 24, 2015, the presentation of the book ‘A Servant of God’ devoted to the life and work of His Holiness Iliya II, Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, took place at the St. Tikhon Orthodox University of the Humanities (STOUH). It was a follow-up of the presentation of this book which took place on October ...
A presentation of ‘Orthodox Encyclopedia’ took place at the 60th International Book Fair in Belgrade as part of the events devoted to the publishing work of the Russian Orthodox Church. A meeting with the authors of the edition took place on October 30.
On the following day, a complete set of ‘Orthodoxy Encyclopedia’ was presented to ...
26/11/15 - OCA
Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann, the late Dean of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, celebrated the Divine Liturgy for the last time on Thanksgiving Day 1983. Two weeks later, on December 13, he fell asleep in the Lord. As is well known, Father Alexander had devoted his entire life to teaching, writing and preaching about the Eucharist—the ...