Vatican ‘Fully Expels’ Indian Nun Who Protested Against Rape Accused Bishop 

OCP News Service - 20/6/21 Kerala-India: The Vatican has 'fully dismissed' Sister Lucy Kalappurakkal, (an ex-nun who protested against Bishop Franco Mulakkal for raping a nun) from the Roman Catholic Church. Sister Lucy received the final rejection from the Vatican in response to the third appeal filed to revoke her dismissal from the Franciscan Clarist Congregation. ...

Archbishop of Colombo Slams Sri Lankan Government Over China-Funded Project

OCP News Service - 20/6/21 Colombo- Sri Lanka: Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith, the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Colombo criticised the Lankan Government over the  Chinese-funded Port City project. The Archbishop Stated that dragged down a path of destruction by those who came to power claiming to protect the country. The Roman Catholic Church has also urged a probe ...

Appeal for Help for the ROCOR Church of the Mother of God in Austria

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 20/6/21 Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Lord: Last century our fathers and grandfathers in the diaspora who found a home in Austria founded our parish, later building the Protection of the Most-Holy Mother of God Church in Salzburg. This ...

“Football is an Orthodox Game”. Dozens of Romanian Parishes Establish Football Teams

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 20/6/21 Many times, priests keep young people close to the church through various extra ecclesiastical activities. Football is one of them. Dozens of parishes, especially in rural areas, have set up football teams, often coached even by the parish priest, reports Adevărul. This is also the case of the football team of ...

Patriarch Porfirije Thanks Russian Federation for the Support to Serbia and the Serbian Church

Church of Serbia - 20/6/21 His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Alexander Grushko, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, at the Patriarchal Palace in Belgrade, on June 18, 2021. Patriarch Porfirije and Deputy Minister Mr. Grushko in an open and friendly conversation expressed satisfaction with the strong friendly relations between the ...

Central Celebration on the Occasion of the Jubilee of the Monastery of Prohor Pcinjski

Church of Serbia - 20/6/21 On the occasion of 950 years since the foundation of the Monastery of Prohor Pcinjski and 700 years since the demise of Holy King Milutin the Diocese of Vranje organized a three-day working and solemn celebration under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Aleksandar Vucic, from ...