‘We also see Albanians as our brothers’ Patriarch Porfirije of Serbia

OCP News Service - 29/6/21 Belgrade-Serbia: During his visit to the Decani Monastery Patriarch Porfirije commented that "Every time we come to this land, we deeply know that we have returned to our homeland. This holy Gracanica testifies to that, Decani, the Pec Patriarchate and the Mother of God of Ljevis testify. So many shrines testify ...

Bishop Isihije solemnly enthroned on the throne of the Diocese of Valjevo

Church of Serbia - 29/6/21 At the magnificent liturgical gathering in the church of the Resurrection of Christ in Valjevo, His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch solemnly introduced to the throne of the Diocese of Valjevo His Grace Bishop Isihije of Valjevo, to whom the Holy Assembly of Bishops entrusted the spiritual care of the people of ...

Romanian parish established in Ljubljana: Caring for Romanians everywhere is a moral duty, Patriarch Daniel says

Aurelian Iftimiu - Basilica News Agency - 29/6/21 Patriarch Daniel on Wednesday announced the establishment of a new parish for Romanians in the diaspora. The parish will be in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and will be pastored by Father Pavel Goreanu, a former parish priest in Turin. β€œIt is a right and a moral duty of us to ...

Patriarch John X of Antioch Calls for Unity with the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch

OCP News Service – 27/06/21 Lebanon: Patriarch John X of Antioch has urged unity with the Syriac Orthodox Church. The Primate of the Antiochian Greek Orthodox Church was speaking at the consecration ceremony of the Syriac Orthodox Archbishops in Lebanon (25/6/21). Patriarch said he was hopeful in evading obstacles to achieve unity with the Syriac Church. According ...

Three Archbishops Consecrated for the Syriac Orthodox Church

OCP News Service – 27/6/21 Lebanon: Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II consecrated three new Archbishops on the 25th of June 201 at the Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh, Lebanon. Rev. Raban Roger Youssef Akhrass was consecrated as Archbishop Sevarious Roger (Patriarchal Vicar for Syriac Studies), Very Rev. Raban Cyril Babi was consecrated as Archbishop Kurilose, Patriarchal Vicar for the ...