Christian Orphanage Destroyed by Islamic Jihadists in Nigeria

OCP News Service - 12/08/2021 Lagos-Nigeria: According to a recent report by Religious Freedom Coalition, a Christian orphanage in Plateau State was attacked and destroyed by the radical Muslim Fulani Herdsmen on the 2nd of August 2021. Fortunately the inmates and staff were evacuated before the second attack and are safe. The orphanage needs heavy repair ...

Catholicos Aram to Deliver Keynote Address at the G20 Interfaith Forum 2021

OCP News Service - 12/8/21 Beirut-Lebanon: Catholicos Aram I of the Greater House of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church will deliver the Keynote Address at the G20 Interfaith Forum. The Primate will speak on “The role of religious leaders and institutions in responding to crisis in the Arab Region". Interfaith Forum will take place in ...

‘There is Nothing More Perfect Than Prayer’ – Patriarch Porfirije of Serbia

OCP News Service - 12/8/21 Belgrade-Serbia: "There is nothing more perfect than the prayer that a person addresses to God for the good of his neighbors and the salvation of the world" stated Patriarch Porfirije of Serbia during the sermon delivered on the feast of St. Panteleimon at St. Nicholas of Myra, the Miracle-worker Church in ...

Eight Year Old Boy Charged with Blasphemy in Pakistan

OCP News Service - 12/8/21 Punjab Province - Pakistan: An eight year old Hindu boy has been charged with Blasphemy in the ultra conservative Rahim Yar Khan village in Punjab province for allegedly urinating on a madrassa wall. He has become the youngest person to charge with Blasphemy in the country. As per news reports, the ...