Patriarch Daniel: Two weeks ahead of Nativity Fast, we listen to the most significant gospel passage

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 6/11/2020 The Patriarch of Romania said that the Parable of the unmerciful rich man and Lazarus is the most significant of the gospel readings and was proclaimed last Sunday to help us prepare for the Nativity Fast. “The unmerciful rich man loses his salvation.” This is the conclusion of the parable ...

The Romanian Church and Colectiv Club: Hearsay Versus Facts

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 6/11/2020 The tragedy at Colectiv nightclub directly affected several hundred families but caused injuries – many still open – at the level of the entire Romanian society. The Church was not left untouched by the accusations either, some partially real and assumed, others totally unfounded that hover in the public ...

Bust of Romania’s First Patriarch Miron Cristea unveiled in Ploiești

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 6/11/2020 A bust of the first Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church, Miron Cristea, was unveiled on an Alley dedicated to the Founders of the 1918 Great Union in Ploiești’s Bucov Park during a ceremony on Saturday, October 24, Q Magazine reports. The bronze bust was made by the sculptor George ...

Radical Muslim Mob Attacks Greek Orthodox Church in Syria

Photo- International Herald

Muslims protesters have toppled today the cross of the already ISIS ruined "St.Sergius and Bakhus greek orthodox church" in the city of Tabqa near Raqqa after the Friday prayers during the anti-France protests. The city is controlled by the kurdish "Syrian Democratic Forces" pic.twitter.com/4DZWn0QOLo — Wassim Hakim (@HakimWisso80) October 30, 2020 OCP News Service - 6/11/2020 Syria: A group ...