$95 Million Raised for the Reconstruction of the Saint Nicholas National Shrine

OCP News Service - 3/6/21 New York - USA: The fund-raising program for the reconstruction of the Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine has reached an amount of $55 million raised since January 2020, reports the Greek Archdiocese of America portal.  The total fundraising raising reached an amount of $95 million. An amount of $8.5 million was raised ...

Coptic Orthodox Church Celebrates the Anniversary of the Arrival of Jesus in Egypt 

OCP News Service - 3/6/21 Cairo-Egypt: The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria celebrated the anniversary of the arrival of Jesus of Nazareth in Egypt on the first of June 2021. Pope and Patriarch Tawadros II of Alexandria celebrated divine liturgy commemorating the arrival of Jesus Christ and his family into Egypt, at the Abu Serga Church. ...

Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church May-June 2021

Church of Serbia - 3/6/21 The communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops In the church of the Holy Prince Lazar, in the crypt of the Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade, a regular session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church was held, from May 24 to 29, 2021, under the chairmanship ...

Serbian Government Accepts Proposal from the Serbian Church on Cultural Heritage

Church of Serbia - 3/6/21 Minister of Culture Maja Gojkovic: Preserving cultural heritage is the common goal Vice President of the Government of the Republic of Serbia and Minister of Culture and Information Maja Gojkovic informed today His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, that the work meeting accepted the suggestions and proposals that the Serbian Orthodox Church sent ...

Online Event: Orthodox Life in Screen Culture

OCLI - 3/6/21 REGISTER HERE Screens are everywhere. Christian parents used to worry about movie screens. Then it was TV screens hooked to 100-plus cable TV channels. Then there were computers and computer games. Then came the Internet and everything changed. Then smartphones arrived and everything changed again. There's evidence that this omnipresent screen culture is connected—especially ...