Update on the Progress of the Construction of the New Hagia Sophia Church in Warsaw (Poland)

OCP News Service - 19/7/21 Warsaw-Poland: On the 15tgh of July 2021, Metropolitan-Primate Sawa of Poland visited the Hagia Sophia Orthodox Church in the capital, and inspected the work in progress regarding the laying of stone floor in the central part of the temple, as well as on the balconies. Steady Progress in the Construction of the ...

Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II Urge Youth to Adhere to National and Spiritual Values

OCP News Service Yerevan-Armenia: Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II urged the youth to adhere to the Homeland, to the native land and the Holy Church, and also to Armenian national and spiritual values that have kept the nation strong and united. He was speaking to the members of the Student Council of the National Polytechnic University of Armenia ...

“Be Proud that We Live in Alexandria” – Pope Theodoros II of Alexandria

OCP News Service - 19/7/21 Alexandria-Egypt:  Pope Theodoros II of Alexandria praised the city of Alexandria by stating that "Alexandria is a city full of history and God loves her a lot because Alexander the Great took flour and drew its borders. Pigeons accompanied him to show that he will always be eternal and blessed. Alexandria ...

Kizhi Pogost Church Restored on the Russian Island of Kizhi

OCP News Service - 19/7/21 Moscow-Russia: The Church of the Transfiguration has been finally restored on the Russian Island of Kizhi. This remarkable Church topped with 22 domes, is said to be built (1714) without a single nail. However, the condition of the Church deteriorated over the years. There has been a lot of discussions between ...

Academic Conference on the Centennial of the Russian Church Abroad to be Held in November 2021

OCP News Service - 19/7/21 Belgrade-Serbia: An academic conference titled 'Links between Times: Conclusions and Perspectives - On the Centennial of the Russian Church Abroad' will be organized by the Archive of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Historical Studies Wing of the Russian Church Abroad from the 22nd of November 2021 to the 25th of ...

“We are called to see all people as our brothers” – Patriarch Porfirije of Serbia

OCP News Service - 19/7/21 Belgrade-Serbia: "We are called to see all people as our brothers. Man was created by the love of God, he is an icon of God created for eternity in Christ through the Church in the Holy Liturgy", stated Patriarch Porfirije during his visit to Karlovac. The Primate further added that "Holy people ...