Finnish Church, Valamo College Organise Integration Program for Oriental Orthodox Immigrants from Eritrea

OCP News Service - 20/8/21 Finland: The Valamo College of the Finish Eastern Orthodox Church organised an integration program for the Oriental Orthodox immigrants from Eritrea from the 9th to the 13th of August 2021. The program was generally aimed at those immigrants who would like to get acquainted with the Finnish culture, educational system as well ...

Valamo College Course on ‘The Orthodox Church and the Challenges of Globalization’ Open for Registration

OCP News Service - 20/8/21 Finland: The distance learning division of the Valamo College is organizing a Course titled 'The Orthodox Church and the Challenges of Globalization. The course will examine the role of the church in managing the refugee crisis, COVID-19 pandemic and other contemporary issues. The program will end in August 2022. Professors Wintergreen Ahonen, ...

Patriarch Kirill Cancel Traditional Visit As Covid Hits Solovetsky Monastery

OCP News Service - 20/8/21 Moscow-Russia: Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has cancelled the Traditional summer visit to Savior of the Transfiguration on the Solovetsky Monastery in Solovetsky islands, as Hygumen-Bishop Porfirij has been infected with Covid, reports AsiaNews.it. Traditional visit of the Russian Patriarch is held every year for the feast of Dormition ...