Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Maximos of Pittsburgh Enters Eternal Rest

OCP News Service - 3/11/2020 +Memory Eternal+ USA: Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Maximos (Aghiorgoussis), former Prelate of the Metropolis of Pittsburg (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of North America of the Ecumenical Patriarchate) entered eternal rest. Met. Maximos was elected as the first head of the Pittsburgh Metropolis in March 1979. The late prelate served the Metropolis until his retirement in ...

IOCC – Bolstering Uganda’s Fight Against COVID-19

IOCC - 3/11/2020 Make a Donation HERE In Uganda, millions were facing challenges around health and food security even before the pandemic struck. With funding from the IOCC Foundation, a new project in the capital of Kampala is helping the Uganda Orthodox Medical Bureau (UOMB) fight COVID-19. Partnering with the UOMB, IOCC has donated equipment and supplies—including personal ...

EIGHTY YEARS OF ‘OXI’ PRIDE

Jerusalem Patriarchate  - 3/11/2020 An article by Heba Hrimat “Well, this means war” was the iconic moment when former military general and Prime Minister of Greece Ioannis Metaxas refused to give in for an ultimatum made by Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini, an ally of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, to allow Italian forces to occupy strategic locations ...

A new church dedicated to the Holy Myrrh-Bearing Women is under construction in Virginia

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 3/11/2020 With the blessing of His Eminence Hilarion Metropolitan of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, a new church building is being built in Cross Keys, Virginia. Dedicated to the ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije Buried in the Cathedral Church in Podgorica

Church of Serbia - 3/11/2020 Earthly remains of Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral were buried in the crypt of the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica, on November 1, 2020. The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the funeral rite was celebrated by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, with the concelebration of Their Eminences ...

The Ukrainian Orthodox Church Celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Autonomy

OCP News Service - 2/11/2020 Kyiv-Ukraine: The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) celebrated the 30th anniversary of autonomy and self-governance. Fully-autonomy of the Ukrainian Church was granted during the tenure of Patriarch Alexey II of Moscow and All Russia. Divine Liturgy was celebrated in Churches and monasteries of UOC-MP throughout the nation. An international ...