“Ignoring the Violation of the Rights of Religious Communities Might Result in Catastrophe” – Ukrainian Orthodox Church

OCP News Service- 16/3/21 Kyiv-Ukraine: Archpriest Oleksandr, the Chairman of the UOC Legal Department stated "if state authorities continue to ignore the violation of the rights of believers and the religious communities of the UOC, this might lead to a catastrophe" referring to the recent attack on a 63-year-old UOC-MP believer by a 19-year-old UOC believer. Archpriest ...

THE PRAYER OF FORGIVENESS BEFORE THE GREAT LENT AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 16/3/21 At the Patriarchate On Cheese fare Sunday afternoon, 1/14 March 2021, at 5.30 pm, at the Monastic Church of Saints Constantine and Helen, the Service of the Small Compline was read, and before dismissal, H.H.B. our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos read the Prayer of forgiveness to the Fathers, Archbishops, Hieromonks, ...

Patriarch Kirill Assure Support for Persecuted Christians in Ethiopia in His Letter to Patriarch Abune Mathias

OCP News Service - 16/3/21 Moscow-Russia: Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent a letter of сondolences to Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia over the killing of Orthodox Christians in East Wellega Zone, in Oromia Region. In his letter, the Primate of the Russian Church sympathised with the Church of Ethiopia and prayed for the souls ...