Coptic Orthodox Church Consecrate Holy Chrism

OCP News Service - 12/3/21 Cairo-Egypt: His Holiness Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria lead the concentration process of the Holy Chrism (Myron) at the Monastery of Saint Bishoy n Wadi El Natrun, in Beheira Governorate. The Primate of the Coptic Church was assisted by the fellow Prelates of the Church with the procedures. The prayers and ...

Patriarch Daniel: People will be judged for inhumanity

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 12/03/21 “People will be judged for inhumanity,” Patriarch Daniel stressed during his homily on the Meatfare Sunday of the Last Judgement. The Patriarch quoted a homily by St. John Chrysostom, where the great hierarch imagines a continuation of the dialogue in the Gospel passage about the Last Judgment: “For I was ...

Movie “The Face of God” – The Orthodox Church on Climate Change

FaceofGodfilm - 12/3/21 WATCH MOVIE ON THE FACE OF GOD PORTAL The Face of God is a film about God and nature, faith and climate change, the experience of Orthodox communities around the world facing and experiencing changes in their lives now; this is a film about beauty, ecology, theology, sanctity, our relationship to the natural world, love, ...

RELIGIOUS PERSECUTION IN ETHIOPIA – STATEMENT FROM THE BRITISH ORTHODOX CHURCH

The British Orthodox Church - 12/3/21 At the start of this year, there were numerous attacks on churches and mosques in the region of Tigray in northern Ethiopia, involving much loss of life and the destruction of historic and sacred religious centres. The current Tigray War began in early November 2020. Tigray – once the ancient Kingdom ...

Monastery reestablished more than 230 years after being abolished by Habsburg Monarchy

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 12/3/21 Solca Monastery in the heart of Bukovina was abolished by the Habsburg Monarchy 236 years ago. It then functioned as a parish until this past Sunday, when it was festively reestablished as a monastery. The monastery was re-established at the initiative of His Eminence Archbishop Calinic, who announced his desire ...

Chilandar Monastery Awarded a Scholarship to Biljana Cekic – Dara of Jasenovac

Church of Serbia - 12/3/21 With the blessing of the abbot of the Holy Monastery of Chilandar, Archimandrite Metodije, Biljana Cekic, who revived the character of little Dara of Jasenovac in front of the movie cameras, was awarded a scholarship which she will be receiving until the end of her schooling. The scholarship was handed over by the ...

Serbian Patriarch received the Ambassador of Russia

Church of Serbia - 12/3/21 His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Aleksander Botsan-Harchenko, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 11 March 2021.    His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Porfirije and His Excellency Aleksander Botsan-Harchenko during the audience talked about historical and curre nt topics ...

A regular session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Church Abroad is held

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 12/3/21 On Tuesday, March 9, 2021, the feast of the 1st and 2nd Finding of the Head of St John the Forerunner of the Lord, a regular session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside ...