“Shameful Act” OCP Secretariat Slams Vandalism on Titan Park Orthodox Church in Bucharest

OCP News Service - 20/03/21 Global: The Secretariat of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian  Society has slammed an act of vandalism on the Titan park Orthodox Church in Bucharest. The Titan park Church was vandalised by a group that support LGBT ideas. They painted the Church with BLM and LGBT messages, including "Be Gay, Do Crime." The ...

Holy Synod of the Romanian Church calls faithful “to be triumphant over passions of greed and pride” in Sunday of Orthodoxy pastoral letter

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 20/3/21 In a pastoral letter for the First Sunday of Great Lent, also called the Sunday of Orthodoxy, the Holy Synod members of the Romanian Orthodox Church said that the feast is a call to victory. “On the Sunday of Orthodoxy or the Triumph of the True Faith we are also called ...

New social centre for improving living conditions for Roma children opened in Bacau

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 20/3/21 A new socio-catechetical centre was opened in Bacău County last Saturday for the benefit of Roma children. The centre, protected by Saint Parascheva, is located in the local school in Poiana Negustorului village, Blăgești commune. The project was proposed and supported by Fr. Lucian Dima from Poiana Negustorului and was ...

Serbian Patriarchal prayer for the victims of the March persecution and peace in Kosovo and Metohija

Church of Serbia - 20/3/21 After the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts, His Holiness Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church Mr. Porfirije conducted a memorial service for his holy predecessors, archbishops and Serbian patriarchs, as well as for the victims of the 2004 unrest in Kosovo and Metohija, in the Monastery of the Peć Patriarchate, on ...

Patriarch Porfirije Consecrates Holy Cross for Royal Chapel of Saint Andrew the First Called

Church of Serbia - 20/1/21 In the presence of Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine, His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Porfirije consecrated the restored Holy Cross that adorns the dome of the Royal Chapel of St. Andrew the First-Called, patron saint of the Karadjordjevic family. After the consecration of the Holy Cross, Crown Prince ...

Churches of the Diocese of Raska and Prizren targeted in recent string of burglaries and thefts

Church of Serbia - 20/3/21 In the past few weeks, burglaries and thefts of Orthodox churches have taken place on the territory of the Diocese of Raska and Prizren. In the last ten days alone, six of our churches and church buildings have been burglarized and looted. According to the reports submitted to the Diocese by parish ...

Anniversary of the March Pogrom in Kosovo and Metohija

Church of Serbia - 20/3/21 Pogrom on Kosovo and Metohia Распето Косово Crucified Kosovo - list of news  #NoKosovoUnesco Here you can also download the chapters of the book March Pogrom in Kosovo and Metohija, published in 2004 by the Ministry of Culture of the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Museum in Pristina ...