Watch Now – ‘Orthodox Christian Media and Journalism in Greece’ with Sofia Karekla

OCP News Service - 4/12/2020 A webinar-discussion on 'Orthodox Christian Media and Journalism in Greece' with Sofia Karekla, hosted by George Alexander for OCP Media Network. About Sofia Karekla Sofia Karekla is a PhD candidate at the Department of Journalism and Mass Media of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She has a bachelor and master degree from the ...

‘The Precarious Existence of Christians in Turkey Today ‘ Lecture by Dr. Hratch Tchilingirian of Oxford University

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 28/11/2020 ‘Challenges facing Christian communities in Turkey’ was the topic of a lecture by Dr. Hratch Tchilingirian (Oxford), hosted by Robert Reilly, director of the Westminster Institute, a national security think tank based in Virginia (USA), which was broadcast on 24 ...

His Holiness Karekin II – Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Met Refugees from Artsakh

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 28/11/2020 Many refugees from Artsakh, who had to leave their homes due to Azerbaijani occupation, have been accommodated under the auspices of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and dioceses of the Armenian Church in Armenia. Recently, His Holiness Karekin II ...

The Mortal Remains of Patriarch Irinej Moved to the Belgrade Cathedral Church 

OCP News Service - 21/11/2020 The mortal remains of Patriarch Irinej of Serbia have arrived at the Belgrade Cathedral Church. The mortal remains were first taken to the Patriarchal Palace and was then moved to the Cathedral Church. Commemorative prayers were served by Metropolitan Chrysostom of Dabro-Bosnia with  Most Reverend Bishop Jovan of Šumadija, Bishop David of ...

A Video Tribute to Patriarch Irinej of Serbia from the OCP Family

OCP Media Network - 20/11/2020 A video tribute to His Holiness Irinej – Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade-Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch from the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian family. “The Demise of Patriarch Irinej — A Great Loss for Orthodox Christianity” George Alexander (OCP Secretary) Source:

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Visits Ecumenical Patriarch in Turkey 

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Donn George  (Editor of International Affairs) - OCP News Service - 18/11/2020 Istanbul- Turkey: Mike Pompeo, US secretary of States visited Turkey on Tuesday 17th November 2020. In his final visit to Turkey as US secretary of States, he visited His All-Holiness Barthelomious I the Patriarch of the Constantinople.  It was an exclusive private visit to the Patriarch ...

Watch Now – A Webinar-Discussion on the ‘Future of Pan-Orthodox Christian Unity’

OCP News Service - 11/11/2020 A Webinar-Discussion on the 'Future of Pan-Orthodox Christian Unity' with John G. Panagiotou (Greek Orthodox Theologian, Erskine Theological Seminary) and Fr. Photios Parks (Missionary Priest - American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople). Hosted by George Alexander (Secretary -Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society). Source: OCP News Service

The harvest of olives at the monasteries of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in the Holy Land

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 11/11/2020 The olive harvest has been completed in the monasteries of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem. In previous years pious laborers from all over the world came to the Holy Land in order to help the sisters of the ...

“We Bow to the Victorious Spirit of Our Patriotic Defenders” – Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II of Armenia

The Armenian Orthodox Disocese of Uk and Ireland - 11/11/2020 The message of His Holiness KAREKIN II Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians to the faithful of the Armenian Church.  Dear Faithful Children: The recent developments and decisions made in our homeland in connection with the settlement of the Artsakh conflict have stirred the soul of all ...

Dr John G. Panagiotou Speaks to the Hellenic Writers’ Group about his book ‘The Path to Oikonomia with Jesus Christ as Our Lighthouse’

Anthony Apostolides - 7/11/2020 USA: Dr John G. Panagiotou (delegate of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society) spoke to the Hellenic Writers' Group of Washington DC about his book 'The Path to Oikonomia with Jesus Christ as Our Lighthouse.' The Hellenic Writers Group of Washington DC invites you to listen to this recording from their October 17th ...

Artsakh – The ‘Heart and Soul’ of Armenia – An Appeal (Video)

OCP News Service - 5/11/2020 A kind appeal to support the Republic of Artsakh by George Alexander - Secretary of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society. Conceptualization and Editing of the video- Donn George Varghese (Editor- International Affairs @Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE). Source: OCP News Service

Patriarch and Serbian President Visits Saint Sava Cathedral

Church of Serbia - 24/10/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Aleksandar Vucic, the President of the Republic of Serbia visited the Saint Sava Cathedral in the Vracar district on 22 October 2020.  - I am glad that all citizens of Serbia and all Serbs, wherever they live, will soon be able to come to the Cathedral ...

World Orthodox Primates 2020 – A Short Video Presentation

Tibin Chacko - 22/10/2020 'World Orthodox Primates 2020' (Eastern & Oriental Orthodox Autocephalous Churches), a short video presentation created by Tibin Chacko - Delegate of Malankara and the Indian Sub-Continent of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Christian Society). Source:

Armenian Orthodox Liturgical Service Held at the Church of Holy Sepulchre

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 18/10/2020 The Liturgical service of the Armenian Orthodox Apostolic Patriarchate was held at the Church of Holy Sepulchre (on 11/10/2020), located in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem. Source:

Romanian Actor Florin Piersic Recounts Being Miraculously Healed by St Paraskeva in His Childhood

Basilica News Agency  - Ștefana Totorcea - 15/10/2020 Romanian actor Florin Piersic told Doxologia.ro last Saturday how Saint Paraskeva of Iași miraculously healed him when he was a child, for his mother’s fervent prayers. The actor disclosed how attached he felt to the Church, his mother Vera being a priest’s sister.  The actor confessed he spent his childhood ...

Byzanfest – The Orthodox Online Film Festival – 2020

OCP News Service - 13/10/2020 Global: Byzanfest - The Orthodox Online Film Festival - 2020 will feature a series of short films and feature-length movies. The movies will be streamed worldwide from 23 October to 8 November 2020 (Australian Eastern Standard Time). For more information please visit - www.byzanfest.com/ Source: OCP News Service

Watch ‘Proverbs-2’ – Russian Orthodox Movie With English Subtitles

Svyatoy Peresvet - 10/10/2020 The parable is an Orthodox Christian film directed by Vitaly Lyubetsky. The cinematography was handled by Tatiana Loginova. It was filmed in Belorus at St Elizabeth Convent, of the Russian Orthodox Church in 2011.  Source:

Metropolitan Porfirije: ‘Commemoration Of The Victims Is Also A Warning’

Church of Serbia - 2/10/2020 Metropolitan of Zagreb and Ljubljana Porfirije: - I am convinced that the victims of crimes are praying for us to ask forgiveness from each other and to forgive each other. On Monday, September 28, 2020, in Varivode, where serious crime was committed 25 years ago and where, almost two months after the ...

Holy Synod of the Romanian Church Recommends Intensification of Activities Dedicated to Families

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 2/10/2020 During its working session on Tuesday, the Holy Synod recommended to the parishes of the Romanian Orthodox Church to intensify the activities dedicated to families. It urged the believers to cultivate Christian education and philanthropic spirit in their families and society through prayer and good deeds. Press release: New decisions ...