73rd Commencement Ceremony at Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 12/6/21 When Pascha comes at a later date, the graduation celebrations at Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY, are made all the more festive with the singing of "Christ is Risen." So it was this year; the 73rd commencement ...

Prayer for Belgrade: The Largest Prayer Gathering in the History of the Capital

Church of Serbia - 12/6/21 The Ascension Day procession led by the Serbian Patriarch Porfirije and with the participation of tens of thousands of Belgraders, the host of the celebration of the mayor prof. Dr. Zoran Radojicic and the leadership of the City of Belgrade, several hundred priests, members of the Serbian Army, Police and various ...

380 years after Saint Parascheva’s relics were brought to Iasi, Patriarch Daniel says the Saint is “a great gift for the Romanian people”

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 12/6/21 In a video message marking the 380th anniversary of the translation of Saint Parascheva’s relics to Iasi (June 13, 1641), His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel said that Saint Parascheva is a very popular Saint in Romania, bringing Orthodox people together “in prayer and common witness.” “The all-gracious” Saint Parascheva is a ...

American Convert Rod Dreher Launched His Most Recent Book in Bucharest, Romania

Basilica News Agency - Ștefana Totorcea - 12/6/21 Romanian publisher Contra Mundum launched on Saturday the Romanian version of Rod Dreher’s most recent book, “Live Not By Lies”, in the presence of its author, an American convert to Orthodoxy. The event was held in the courtyard of Bucharest’s “New Merchants'” Church, where the author presented his book and ...