Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary of State, Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia Discuss Cultural Preservation in Georgia

OCP News Service - 15/6/21 Tbilisi-Georgia: Philip Reeker, the Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs had a meeting with the Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II of all Georgia on the 11th of June 2021. Both parties spoke about the efforts put forward by the U.S. in preserving cultural heritage and monuments in Georgia, ...

University Students Demand the Demolition of Christ the Savior Orthodox Church in Pristina

OCP News Service - 15/6/21 Pristina-Kosovo: A group of students from Pristina University protested against the serving of Divine Liturgy in the unfinished Serbian Orthodox Church of Christ the Savior in Pristina (located in the University Campus). The group stated that serving Liturgy was nothing but a provocation inside the University campus. On the 10th of ...

‘The Responsibilities of the Ecumenical Throne are not Negotiable, Cannot be Surrendered or Disputed’ – Patriarch Bartholomew

OCP News Service - 15/6/21 Constantinople -Turkey: “The responsibilities of our Throne are not negotiable. They cannot be surrendered. And they cannot be disposed" stated Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople on his name data celebration that was held on the 11th of June 2021. Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew presided over the liturgy at the Patriarchal Church, on the ...