OCP Chancellor Chorbishop Kyriakose Thottupuram Celebrates 50 Years in the Priesthood

OCP News Service - 25/5/2020 Global:  A declaration on the 50th anniversary of the Priesthood of Rt. Rev Chorbishop Dr. Kyrikaose Thottupuram of Chicago, the Chancellor of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society. The declaration is by Mr. George Joseph- Chairman of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE Society. Chorbishop Kyrikaose Thottupuram was installed as the Chancellor of the ...

Why Constantinople Loathe to Resolve Conflict Between Antioch and Jerusalem?

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Nadia Bazuk (Editor – Eastern Orthodox Affairs) - OCP News Service - 25/5/2020 The world is gradually beginning to return to a normal way of life. Shops, cafes, restaurants, and government offices are opening. Church life is also returning to its general course. It would seem that the pause and problems caused by the COVID-19 pandemic ...

Metropolitan Seraphim Favors Syllabus to Train Orthodox Women : Sees Huge Scope in Lay Ministry

L.J - Chief Editor - OCP News Service - 25/5/2020 #Women’s role towards nurturing and bonding children on the wane #Bring back storytelling sessions among children, keep away mobile phones for kids #Calls for thinking from an Orthodox perspective, adopt a holistic approach #Developing lay leadership training program and lay ministry for men, women in the Church BENGALURU, India: Met. ...

By Decision of the Synod of Bishops, Protopresbyter Alexander Lebedeff is Granted a Lofty Award

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 25/5/2020 From the Editors: The Synod of Bishops, hearing the intercession of Archbishop Kyrill of San Francisco and Western America on the forthcoming 50th anniversary of the priesthood of Protopresbyter Alexander Lebedeff, decreed to grant him a lofty award. ...

The Blind Man Becomes an Enlightener of Many – Patriarch Daniel Says

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 25/5/2020 Patriarch Daniel focused his sermon on Sunday, May 24, on the way God can work through an invalid person, the blind man who became an enlightener of many, a teacher for us, and a confessor of Christ. ‘Sickness is not always a consequence of sin, but it can also be an ...

15 Immortal Quotes by Archbishop Pimen: Let us Take Care, But Do Not Worry

Basilica News Agency -  Aurelian Iftimiu - 25/5/2020 Christian life means happiness, even in tribulations. We live our lives with much anxiety and much pain because of our sins according to God’s providence. God calls us to Him through both troubles and sorrows, because in this way we can become wise, we better understand the ...

30th Anniversary of the Consecration of Bishop Irinej of Backa

Church of Serbia - 25/5/2020 On Wednesday, 20 May 2020 it has been 30 years since the consecration of Bishop Irinej of Backa. At the regular session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church in 1989, hieromonk Irinej was elected as Vicar Bishop of the Serbian Patriarch, with a title of Bishop of ...

The President with the Patriarch: Politics Interferes with the internal organization of the Church in Montenegro

Church of Serbia - 25/5/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, said after a meeting with President Aleksandar Vucic that it was clear that Milo Djukanovic’s plan was that in Montenegro there was no longer the Serbian Orthodox Church or Serbian Orthodox people. President Vucic points out that politics interferes with the internal Church organization and ...