Patriarch Kirill of Russia – the Only Religious World Leader Received by the President of China

OCP News Service - 10/9/21 Moscow- Russia: According to a recent report published by asianews.it, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russian (primate of the Russian Orthodox Church) is the only world religious leader who have met the President of the People's Republic of China. This was mentioned in the report titled 'Moscow Patriarchate reaches out ...

Christians Face Increasing Persecution in Pakistan and Afghan

OCP News Service - 10/9/21 Islamabad-Pakistan: Media is busy talking about the situation of Christians in Afghan in the light of the new Taliban rule. However, Christians in neighboring Pakistan face severe persecution by the hands of Islamic radicals. Several private messages and Facebook posts claim that Christians in Pakistan face constant and severe persecution from ...

‘The Determining role of the Family and the Church in Educating Children and Young People Over Time is Well Known’ Patriarch Daniel of Romania

OCP News Service - 10/9/21 Bucharest- Romania: “In the context of the Romanian and European tradition, the determining role of the Family and the Church in educating children and young people over time is well known,” the Patriarch of Romania stated in his blessing message to the Romanian students, parents, teachers and professors everywhere ahead of ...

Romanian Orthodox Priest Decorated with ‘Award of Excellence’ by the Arad County Council

OCP News Service - 10/9/21 Bucharest-Romania: Fr Vlad-Sergiu Sandu of the Firiteaz Parish of the Romanian Orthodox Church has been presented with the 'Award of Excellence' by Arad County Council at the first edition of the Arad Administration Gala, reports Basilica News Agency. Iustin Cionca, the President of the Arad County Council presented the award to ...