Romania Celebrates the 70th Birthday of Patriarch Daniel

OCP News Service - 22//7/21 Bucharest-Romania: Patriarch Daniel of Romania celebrated his 70th birthday on the 22nd July 2021. He was born on the 22 of July 1951, to Alexe and Stela Ciobotea in the county of Timiş, Romania. On his birthday Patriarch Daniel thanked and remembered his predecessors, especially the late Patriarch Teoctist of Romania ...

The Schedule for the 51st Saint Herman Pilgrimage in Alaska Now Available

OCP News Service - 22/7/21 Alaska-USA: The schedule for the 51st Saint Herman Pilgrimage in Alaska (from August 8-9, 2021) is now available. The 2021 pilgrimage will follow a modified schedule and will last from the 8th to 9th of August 2021 An amount of A $75.00 donation is required from each pilgrim or a donation of ...

“Let’s help the Stara Zagora Complex Oncology Center” Campaign Launched in Bulgaria

OCP News Service - 22/7/21 Sofia-Bulgaria: A campaign titled "Let's help the Stara Zagora Complex Oncology Center" was officially launched on the 20th of July 2021. It is held under the patronage of Metropolitan Kyprian of Stara Zagora of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. The main goal is to purchase a device DAKO AS Link 48, which ...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Commemorates the Victims of the Stara Zagora Massacre (1877)

OCP News Service - 22/7/21 Sofia-Bulgaria: On July 19 2021, The Bulgarian Orthodox Church honoured the memory of the victims of the Stara Zagora massacre in 1877. Several Orthodox Christians lost their lives in the massacre. The celebration began at the Holy Trinity Church, where about 2,500 Christians lost their lives in the terrible days of ruin. ...

The Latest Issue of the Bulgarian Orthodox “Church Gazette” Published (July 2021)

OCP News Service – 22/07/21 Sofia-Bulgaria: The latest edition of the “Church Gazette” published by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church is now available. The issue consists of an interview with Metropolitan Kyprian of Stara Zagora about the importance of the Orthodox Music Festival, an interview with Dr. Maria Valchanova about internet technologies and human communication and other ...

Patriarch Theophilos III: The attack on Al-Aqsa Compound and its worshipers is a flagrant violation of the rights to exercise freedom of worship

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 22/7/21 His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem, affirmed that the Temple Mount – Al-Haram Al-Sharif and its’ Al-Aqsa Compound – is the exclusive right and property of Muslims, and that attacking this sacred place or the right of Muslims to freely pray there is an attack on ...

The Feast of the Discovery of the Relics of St. Gregory the Illuminator Celebrated at the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 2021

OCP News Service- 22/7/21 Holy land-Jerusalem: The Feast day of the discovery of the relics of St. Gregory the Illuminator was celebrated at the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem on the 18th of July 2021 at the Church of St. Gregory, in the German Colony in Jerusalem. St. Gregory the Illuminator is the Patron Saint ...