Seven Bishops Ordained for the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria

Amir Ramzi (OCP Delegate of Alexandria and Egypt) - OCP News Service - 7/3/21 Cairo-Egypt: Seven new Bishops were ordained by Pope Tawadros II for the Coptic Orthodox Church on Sunday 7th of March 2021. A large number of faithful and Prelates took part in the consecration ceremony. The details of the newly ordained Prelates are ...

An Open Letter in Defense of the Good name of Armenia and Its People

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 7/3/21 On March 4, 2021, the following open letter appeared in various Israeli newspapers We the undersigned are Jewish and Israeli scholars in the field of Near and Middle Eastern studies. We are writing this open letter in defence of the honor and good name of a people and ...

Divine Liturgy before the Catafalque of Bishop Atanasije

Church of Serbia - 7/3/21 The Divine Liturgy was celebrated in front of the Trebinje Cathedral church from 10 am, after the served Matin and the funeral service of retired Bishop Atanasije of blessed repose.   The gathering was officiated by His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia, with the concelebration of several bishops who also served during the ...

Nis: Library “Elder Nikanor of Chilandar” Opens

Church of Serbia - 7/3/21 With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Nis a library "Elder Nikanor of Chilandar" opened at the parish house of the church of the Resurrection of Christ within the Chilandar's metochion in Nis, on 4 March 2021. His Grace Bishop consecrated the premises of the Library with the concelebration of ...

Suceava’s priests officiate memorial service to mark one-year anniversary of the first COVID-19 case in Romania

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 7/3/21 The victims of the coronavirus pandemic were remembered Wednesday at a Chapel of Saint John the New Monastery in Suceava. The Divine Liturgy and a memorial service were officiated by several clerics from the Archdiocese. “We prayed for all those who were killed by this virus, but especially for those ...

In the UK, priests work in IT, construction, engineering, deliveries, warehouses : Father Andrei works in deliveries

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu -  7/3/21 Father Andrei Dosoftei, who is a priest in Scotland for Romanians in Aberdeen, Dundee, Inverness and surrounding areas, spoke about the clergy’s situation in British society at Romania’s National Television. “The first experience with the Scots was interesting. I remember going to a supermarket with my wife, people looking at ...

Online Symposium “Christian Historical and Cultural Heritage of the People Living in the Armenian Highlands and Adjacent Territories” Held

OCP News Service - 7/3/21 Yerevan-Armenia: An online Symposium titled "Christian Historical and Cultural Heritage of the People Living in the Armenian Highlands and its Adjacent Territories" was initiated by the Forum of Armenian Associations of Europe (Sweden), in collaboration with the Office on the Spiritual and Cultural Heritage of Artsakh of the Mother See of ...