Kurdish Nationalists Should Stop Using the Treaty of Sèvres (10 August 1920) as a Rallying Battle Cry

WCA-NGO - 11/8/2020 Kurdish separatists should come to terms with the death of the Treaty of Sèvres, signed hundred years ago today. This document was perhaps the first international recognition of the Kurdish people and of their right to autonomy with the additional possibility to secede from Turkey and establish an independent state called Kurdistan (Articles ...

Romania’s Monasteries, Recommended by Prince Charles

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu  - 11/8/2020 Prince Charles, a promoter of Romania in the world, mentioned Romania’s monasteries among the places to visit in the country in the latest material produced by Wild Carpathia. The message is delivered in a five-minute film meant to support the local tourist industry – “A Special Message from HRH the ...

Christ’s Transfiguration Shows Us the Deified Human Nature in the Kingdom of Heaven – Patriarch Daniel says

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu- 11/8/2020 Through the Transfiguration of our Saviour Jesus Christ we are shown the deified, illumined human nature, as it will be made manifest in the Kingdom of Heaven, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel said Thursday, August 6, during the Divine Liturgy.  ‘This glory of Christ will be shared with all those who obeyed Christ, ...

PATRIARCHS AND HEADS OF CHURCHES OF JERUSALEM EXPRESS COMPASSION AND SOLIDARITY WITH LEBANESE PEOPLE

The Patriarachte of Jerusalm - 11/8/2020 Statement of the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches of Jerusalem on Beirut August 6th, 2020 We, the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches of Jerusalem, stand aghast at the sight of the devastating and shockingly perplexing explosion that took place at the Beirut port on August 4th. The loss of life, injuries, ...

Donate to Help Assist the Orthodox Christian Community of Beirut – Lebanon

The Holy Orthodox Order of Saint George the Great Martyr - 11/8/2020 The Holy Orthodox Order of Saint George the Great Martyr will be collecting emergency funds to help assist the Orthodox Christian community of Beirut, Lebanon recently affected by the deadly and devastating blast that seriously wounded over 2,000 and claimed the lives of over ...

St. Panteleimon – Heavenly Protector of the City of Bijeljina

Church of Serbia - 11/8/2020 The feast of the heavenly protector of this city was celebrated with the hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Panteleimon, the blessing of the feast loaf in the City Hall and the laying of wreaths at the monument to the fallen soldiers in the Defensive-Patriotic War in Bijeljina, Republic of ...

A New Monk in the Autonomous Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

Church of Serbia - the Autonomous Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid - 11/8/2020 During the vigil service for the feast of the Holy Great Martyr Panteleimon, His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje John tonsured graduate theologian Stefan Brankovski. The newly tonsured monk got the monastic name of Erasmus after Saint Erasmus of Lychnid (Ohrid). On ...

Serbian Patriarch Received Representatives of the Movement for the Defense of Kosovo and Metohija

Church of Serbia - 11/8/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received representatives of the Movement for the Defense of Kosovo and Metohija at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 7th August 2020. The representatives of the Movement for the Defense of Kosovo and Metohija presented their programme and activities to His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej in order to ...

Summer Issue of “Pravoslavnaya Rus’” Now Available for Download

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 11/8/2020 The second issue of Russian-language Pravoslavnaya Rus’ ("Orthodox Russia") has been released by Holy Trinity Publications in Jordanville, NY. This issue includes the following articles which, may be of interest to readers: Archbishop Averky (Taushev) and his legacy. Archbishop Averky ...