World Orthodox Primates 2020 – A Short Video Presentation

Tibin Chacko - 22/10/2020 'World Orthodox Primates 2020' (Eastern & Oriental Orthodox Autocephalous Churches), a short video presentation created by Tibin Chacko - Delegate of Malankara and the Indian Sub-Continent of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Christian Society). Source:

Archbishop Calinic calls human trafficking the ‘handcuffing in which others throw the weak, killing the soul’

Basilica News Agency -  Aurelian Iftimiu -22/10/2020 During his Sunday homily, the Archbishop of Suceava and Radauti referred to human trafficking, calling it ‘an outrageous sin that cries to heaven,’ adding that it leads to spiritual death. ‘Spiritual death comes too often from the handcuffing in which other people throw away the weak. They steal their identity, ...

Church and Religious Art represent True cultural Landmarks: CultMin Gheorghiu

Basilica News Agency  -  Aurelian Iftimiu - 22/10/2020 ‘The Church and the religious art in Northeastern Romania represent true cultural landmarks that attract visitors from all over the world,’ Romania’s Minister of Culture Bogdan Gheorghiu wrote on Facebook, AGERPRES reports. The statement was made following a meeting of the minister with a delegation of the Archdiocese of ...

His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III Joins Local Heads of the Churches to Discuss WCC Proposal

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 22/10/2020 His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III virtually joined 19 October fellow Heads of the Churches in Jerusalem and representatives of the World Council of Churches to discuss matters related to WCC and their regional office in Jerusalem (JIC). The meeting, which had to be carried out via Zoom following the general rules and restrictions ...

Pope Francis Expresses Support for Same-Sex Civil Unions

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Sputniknews - 22/10/2020 ROME (Sputnik) - Pope Francis has voiced his support for same-sex civil unions as, in his belief, all people regardless of their sexual orientation "have the right to a family." The pontiff shared his view in a new documentary "Francesco" by the US director Evgeny Afineevsky. The film premiered earlier in the day at ...

Patriarch Irinej and Minister Loncar called on Citizens to Respect Epidemiological Measures During Slava Celebrations

Church of Serbia - 22/10/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Dr. Zoran Loncar, Minister of Health in the Government of the Republic of Serbia,  called on all citizens of Serbia yesterday to adhere to anti-epidemic measures in the next period, and during slava celebrations, in order to preserve public health. At today's meeting at the Patriarchate, ...

Press Release of the Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral

Church of Serbia - 22/10/2020 Today's X-ray of Metropolitan’s lungs showed a reduction of lung inflammation, allowing us to state that Metropolitan Amfilohije’s health condition has once again slightly improved compared to yesterday– the Clinical Center of Montenegro reported. Metropolitan Amfilohije’s recovery may seem to be proceeding slowly, but to the satisfaction of the medical team, it ...

High officials of Bosnia and Herzegovina and of Republika Srpska Visited the Diocese of Zvornik-Tuzla

Church of Serbia - 22/10/2020 His Grace Bishop Fotije of Zvornik-Tuzla received the Serbian member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Milorad Dodik, and the Prime Minister of the Republic of Srpska Mr. Radovan Viskovic, on October 19, 2020, on the feast of the Holy Apostle Thomas. The reception was also attended by Minister of Communications ...