The Ecumenical Patriarchate Acknowledges ‘Letter of Support’ from the Chairman of the OCP Society

OCP News Service - 7/7/2020 Constantinople-Turkey: The Communication Department of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople has acknowledged the reception of the statement-letter with regards to the status of the Hagi Sofia from Mr. George Joseph, the Chairman of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society. Status of the Hagia Sophia Cathedral – Statement from George Joseph – ...

Russian Patriarch Urges Turkey to Preserve Hagia Sophia’s Status as Museum

Sputniknews - 7/7/2020 MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill on Monday called on Ankara to keep the Hagia Sophia as a museum, as the "neutral status" will contribute to the further development of interfaith peace and harmony, amid the Turkish authorities' plans to turn the complex into a mosque. "I hope for the ...

THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA MARKS THE 90TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARMENIAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY

The Armenian Orthodox Catholicosate of Cilicia - 7/7/2020 The Armenian Theological Seminary was founded in 1930, and during its 90 years of service, the Seminary, although in the Armenian Diaspora, has kept its Armenian religious, spiritual and cultural identity alive and well or the benefit of the new generations of our people. This year, we would have ...

Sermon by Bishop Mitrophan (Znosko-Borovsky) on the Anniversary of the Repose of Archbishop John (Maximovich)

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 7/7/2020 In Memory of an Ascetic Archpastor “Do not forget that right next to the Theological University in Belgrade, where I send you for spiritually-beneficial studies, is a ‘living academy,’ our father Metropolitan Anthony (Khrapovitsky), my former spiritual counsellor and ...

NEW YORK CITY: ON THIRD SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST, PARISHIONERS RETURN TO DIVINE SERVICES IN SYNODAL CATHEDRAL

EASTERN AMERICAN DIOCESE - Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia - 7/7/2020 In accordance with the determinations of local authorities, following quarantine measures associated with the Coronavirus epidemic, parishioner attendance at the divine services in the churches of New York City resumed, with certain health and safety requirements: wearing masks and maintaining social distance. For more than ...