Appeal on ‘Ethiopian Genocide’ by George Alexander Featured on Spas Russian Orthodox TV Channel

Spas TV Video In Russian Full-length Video In English OCP News Service - 30/09/2020 Moscow-Russia: The special appeal by Mr George Alexander (Secretary of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society) was aired on SPAS TV Channel during the panel discussion titled ‘ETHIOPIA - Persecution of Christians’ which was held on 28th September 2020. The Planned Extermination of Orthodox ...

The ‘Patriarch of Mercy’ His Beatitude Daniel of Romania Celebrates 13th Anniversary of Enthronement

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OCP News Service - 30/09/2020 Bucharest -Romania: His Beatitude Daniel, the Patriarch of Romania, celebrates the 13th anniversary of enthronement on 30th September 2020. Metropolitan Daniel was the head of Moldova and Bukovina Metropolis before his election to the Patriarchal throne. He was elected on the 12th of September 2007, to govern the Romanian Orthodox Church. The ...

OCP Chairman Greets Patriarch Daniel on the Occasion of the 13th Enthronement Anniversary

OCP News Service - 30/09/2020 Global: Mr George Jospeh, the Chairman of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society, greeted His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania on the occasion of the 13th Enthronement Anniversary. Source: OCP News Service

Saint Mary of Egypt – MOVIE (EN) SUBS

Saint Paraskevi St. Albans - 30/09/2020 A movie on St. Mary of Egypt who was a desert ascetic who repented of a life of prostitution. She lived during the sixth century and passed away in a remarkable manner in 522. The Church celebrates her feast day on the day of her repose, April 1; additionally, she is ...

Church of Sweden in Hot Water for Defending ‘Islamist-Linked’ Charity

Sputniknews -  Igor Kuznetsov - 30/09/2020 Many, including Sweden's own Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB), have linked Islamic Relief, the world's largest independent charity organisation based on Islamic values, to the Muslim Brotherhood, an Islamist network banned in many countries, including Russia. The Church of Sweden has received strong criticism after defending an organisation allegedly linked to Islamists ...

Special Prayers Offered for Armenian and Artsakh Forces by the Orthodox Church

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OCP News Service - 29/9/2020 Yerevan-Armenia: The Armenian Orthodox Church offered special prayers for the Armenian and Artsakh forces on September 27, in the St. Trdat Open Air Altar at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The prayer was offered in the context of the ongoing conflict in the region of  Nagorno-Karabakh between the Armenian and ...

THE FEAST OF THE EXALTATION OF THE HONOURED CROSS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 28/9/2020 On Sunday, September 14/27, 2020, the Patriarchate celebrated the Universal Exaltation of the Sacred Cross. On this Feast, the Church commemorates the event that took place after the completion of the construction of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (326-336 A.D.) and after the Consecration Ceremony, on 13th September of the year 336 A.D., ...

Four Armenian Orthodox Priests Elevated to the Rank of ‘Dzayrakuyn Vartabed’ in Jerusalem

The Armenian PAsotolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 28/9/2020 The following priests of the Brotherhood of St. James received the rank of Dzayrakuyn Vartabed Ծայրագոյն Վարդապետ (rank of supreme doctor of Christian dogma in the Armenian Apostolic Church) from His Beatitude Nourhan Manougian, the Armenian Archbishop-Patriarch of Jerusalem. V. Rev. Fr. Asbed Balian V. Rev. Fr. Parsegh Kalemderian V. ...

“Pride Was Their Downfall”: Muslim Slaughter of Christians at Nicopolis

Raymond Ibrahim - 28/9/2020 In history, on September 25, 1396, a major military encounter with Islam that demonstrated just how disunited Christendom had become took place. Two years earlier, in 1394, the Ottoman Turks had been “doing great injury to Hungary,” causing its young king, Sigismund, to appeal “to Christendom for assistance.”   It came at an opportune ...

A New Book is Published to Mark the 100th Anniversary of the Russian Church Abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia  - 28/9/2020 A new Russian-language art-history book titled The Golden Age of Orthodox Church-building in Germany (1806-1913) has been published, containing 360 pages and approximately 600 colour photographs. It can be ordered by contacting: bestellung@hiobmon.org sobor.de/images/stories/pdf/kniga_Zolotoj_Vek_ru.pdf Source:

Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY, Opens the Fall Semester

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 28/9/2020 Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary in Jordanville, NY, opened the 2020-21 academic year with a series of events which took place during the first two weeks of September. The majority of students arrived on campus by August 17; two weeks ...

Focus Ecumenical Journal Features ‘A Post-COVID-19 : Landscape of Faith’

OCP NewsService - 28/9/2020 Global: October 2020 Vol. 8 No: 4 Issue of the Focus Diaspora Journal of the Marthoma Church of Malabar, (A Church in former Oriental Orthodox Tradition and a member of the Global Anglican Communion) is now available. https://www.scribd.com/document/477611099/FOCUS-October-2020   Focus Ecumenical Journal Features ‘Prayer and the Healing Ministry’ (July 2020) Diaspora FOCUS is a non-profit organization ...

OCP Delegate Dr. John G. Panagiotou to Appear on The Logan Power Show

OCP News Service - 26/09/2020 USA - Dr John G. Panagiotou the author of 'The Path to Oikonomia with Jesus Christ as Our Lighthouse' will be featured on the Logan Power show on Christian television this Saturday at 7:30 pm EST." https://www.ctnonline.com/watch_wlcn.html His book has been received by Orthodox and non-Orthodox Christians alike as a new standard on ...

Patriarch Daniel’s 13th Enthronement Anniversary: Communique

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 26/9/2020 On Wednesday, September 30, 2020, the Romanian Orthodox Church marks the His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel’s 13th enthronement anniversary. On this occasion, at 9.00 a.m., the Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at the Patriarchal Cathedral. At 11.00 a.m. a Te Deum service will be officiated as wholehearted thanksgiving to God for the ...

The Romanian Cultural Institute: Online Romanian Language Classes for Foreigners

Basilica News Agency - Gheorghe Anghel -  26/9/2020 The third online series of the Romanian Language Classes for Foreigners will be organized, via Zoom or Google Meet, between October –  December, the Romanian Cultural Institute announces. With more than 12 years’ experience in teaching Romanian as a foreign language, the Romanian Cultural Institute has recently adapted its ...

Patriarch Daniel’s Message For Academic Year 2020/21: “Students Need More Support from Family, School and Church”

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 26/9/2020 In a message for the start of the new academic year 2020/2021, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel highlighted that given the health crisis caused by the new coronavirus, “young students need more support from the Family, School and Church to form themselves intellectually and professionally, but also spiritually and culturally.” The ...

Consecrated Church At Dugo Polje

Church of Serbia - 24/9/2020 On Sunday, September 20, 2020, His Grace Ilarion, Bishop of Timok, together with archimandrite Kozma (Radovic), archpriest Aleksa Simeunovic, archpriest Dejan Milivojevic and Priest Nemanja Tobic, consecrated the Church of the Ascension of the Lord at Dugo Polje. In addition to many faithful people, the consecration of the church was attended by ...

Dedication Day of the Church of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God in Zemun

Church of Serbia - 24/9/2020 On September 21, 2020, on the feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God, His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej presided over the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Church of the Mother of God in Zemun, which celebrated its Patron Saint-day and the 240th anniversary of the consecration. Archimandrite Methodius, ...

Convocation of the Circle of Serbian Sisters of the Republika Srpska

Church of Serbia - 24/9/2020 With the Archhierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Paraskeve in Ugljevik, officiated by His Grace Fotije, Bishop of Zvornik-Tuzla, the 11th Convocation of the Circle of Serbian Sisters of the Republic Srpska began under the sponsorship of the President of the Republika Srpska, Zeljka Cvijanovic. “Active members of the Circle of ...

IOCC Resource for Your Family

IOCC - 24/9/2020 And the King will answer … “Assuredly, I say to you, inasmuch as you did it to one of the least of these My brethren, you did it to Me.” —Mt 25:40 What’s a Humanitarian? The word humanitarian comes from the root human—because a humanitarian is someone who helps other human beings. Philanthropist is similar, from the ...