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26/06/2013 0 comments 1705 views

26/6/13 Baghdad (AINA) — Gunmen opened fire on St. Mary Assyrian Church this on Tuesday morning, wounding two security guards. The gunmen were traveling in a civilian car, according to a source in the interior ministry, when they fired a barrage of bullets at the church, which is located in the Ameen Thania neighborhood in eastern Baghdad

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Gunmen Open Fire on Assyrian Church in Baghdad, 2 Wounded

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June – 2013 (AINA) — Syria’s Christians fear an Islamist takeover should the current government be overthrown. During the ongoing civil war there has been a well-documented rise in the number of salafi-jihadist groups operating in Syria that pose a direct threat to Syria’s Christian community

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Islamist Ultimatum to Syrian Christians: Convert, Leave, or Die

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How A Hindu From Fiji Became an Orthodox Priest

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June 2013 On Sunday, 16 June 2013, during the Holy Liturgy, a special thanksgiving prayer service was held to celebrate the 18th anniversary of the consecration of His Holiness Aram I as Catholicos of Cilicia. After the Biblical readings, Archbishop Sebouh Sarkissian, Prelate of Tehran, the celebrant of the day, described Catholicos Aram I as the shepherd who not only led the flock, but also gave worldwide visibility to the Catholicosate of Cilicia, carving a role for the Church on ecumenical, international and local levels.

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Thanksgiving Prayer to celebrate the 18th Anniversary of the Consecration of Catholicos Aram I

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24/6/13 In the Court of First Instance Skopje I, in Skopje, the politically staged court process against Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid, the Bishops: Marko of Bregalnica and David of Stobi, against the monastics and the faithful people of the Orthodox Ohrid Archbishopric has ended.

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The court process against Archbishop Jovan, Bishops, monastics and faithful people of the Orthodox Ohrid Archbishopric has ended

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Daily Star – 24/6/13 BEIRUT: Greek Orthodox Patriarch Yohanna X Yazigi

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22/6/13 BEIRUT (Reuters) – Christians in Lebanon held a candlelit vigil on Saturday for two archbishops captured in Syria in April, appealing to their kidnappers to free them and urging Syrian security forces to do more to win their release.

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Patriarch leads candlelit vigil for Syria’s kidnapped bishops

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A Letter to Orthodox Monasteries-English 22/6/13 “O Lord, O Lord, look down from heaven and behold, and visit this vine, and perfect that which Your right has planted”

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