Serbian Patriarch Receives President of the National Assembly of Armenia

Church of Serbia - 14/3/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Ararat Mirzoyan, the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 10 March 2020.  The reception was attended besides representatives of the state delegation of the Republic of Armenia also His Grace Bishop Stefan of ...

POSTPONEMENT: Confronting Human Trafficking: A Community Conversation

SCV – 14/3/2020 CONFRONTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING: A COMMUNITY CONVERSATION After thoughtful consideration, including advice from His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston and the New England Philoptochos, as well as the State of Emergency declared by the Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts due to the Corona Virus, the organizers of this Saturday’s Confronting Human Trafficking Conference scheduled to meet ...

SVOTS March Events Postponed Amid COVID-19 Concerns

SVOTS - 14/3/2020 Because of growing concerns locally and nationally, we have decided to postpone the special events previously scheduled for this month: the Tenebrae concert March 29th, the screening of the film New Men March 28, and the Ugandan missions trip fundraising dinner March 25th. We are, of course, saddened to have to postpone these wonderful events until further notice, but we know it is absolutely the ...

Strength to Help Others – IOCC Lenten Reflections

IOCC - 14/3/2020 Give Thanks and Glory to Him “Prayer changes from entreaty to thanksgiving and meditation on the divine truths of faith fills the heart with … hope.” —St. Gregory Palamas, Philokalia, vol. 4 The second Sunday of Great Lent, which commemorates St. Gregory Palamas, is also referred to as the second triumph of Orthodoxy because of ...

Lenten Reflections Now Available from IOCC

IOCC - 14/3/2020 Lenten Reflections from International Orthodox Christian Charities Provide Spiritual Encouragement. Baltimore-DC Clergy Offer Annual Meditations for Season of Preparation. Baltimore, Md. (March 12, 2020) – In what’s now an annual tradition, International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) has published a booklet of spiritual reflections as a resource for the Lenten season. Designed to encourage Christians during the ...