First Ukrainian Archon of Ecumenical Patriarchate – Who is He?

Nadia Bazuk – (Editor of Russian and Ukrainian Orthodox Affairs) – OCP Articles – OCP News Service – 9/9/21 The Order of the Archons of St. Andrew the Apostle, which unites influential and wealthy laypeople, is one of the instruments of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, through which it lobbies its interests. During his visit to Kyiv, ...

Moldovan Church and AGIRoMd Partner to Launch National Educational Project “Spiritual Readings”

OCP News Service - 9/9/21 Moldova: The National Educational Project "Spiritual Readings" was recently launched by the Metropolitan Church of Moldova in partnership with the branch of the General Association of Romanian Teachers of the Republic of Moldova (AGIRoMd). The project is a pedagogical exercise for the support, capitalization and promotion of spiritual literature. The project aims ...

Watch Documentary Film About Metropolitan Nicholas – the Heavenly Patron of Kazakhstan

OCP News Service - 9/9/21 Alma-Ata-Kazakhstan: 'Metropolitan Nicholas - Prelate of Alma-Ata' is a short documentary film bout Nicholas (Mogilevsky) of Alma-Ata and Kazakhstan who was the first bishop of the Metropolis of Alma-Ata and Kazakhstan of the Russian Orthodox Church. Directed by V.L. Posadneva, the film the documentary film features unique archival video and photo ...

The Annual Monastic Conference of the Polish Orthodox Church Held

OCP News Service - 9/9/21 Warsaw - Poland: The annual meeting of superiors and representatives of monks and nuns of all ten religious units of the Polish Autocephalous Orthodox Church was held on the 2nd September 2021 in in Zaleszany. The conference was chaired by Metropolitan-Primate Sawa of Warsaw and Poland. Archbishop of Bielsko Grzegorz of ...

Coptic Church Divided Over Fraud Allegations Against Bishop Daniel

OCP News Service - 9/9/21 Australia: Coptic faithful are divided over the accusation of financial fraud against Bishop Daniel of the Coptic Church (Diocese of Sydney and Affiliated Regions) . The Bishop has been removed from all spiritual administrative powers by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandra in response to the allegations. The Bishop is presently under ...

The 40th Anniversary Celebration of the Brotherhood of Orthodox Youth in Poland Held

OCP News Service - 9/9/21 Warsaw-Poland: A commemorative event dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the Brotherhood of Orthodox Youth in Poland took place in Hajnówka on the 4th of September 2021. Divine Liturgy was celebrated by, Archbishop Gregory, and Bishop Andrzej at the Cathedral of St. Mary Magdalene. Metropolitan-Primate Sawa served a thanks giving service. On ...