Orthodox Missionary Efforts Provide free Education in Nigeria

Alexandrian Orthodox Patriarchate Nigeria - 21/7/14 The Holy Diocese of Nigeria, in its effort to provide free education to poor children, started erecting a kindergarten and a primary school at Karmem village in Benue state, in Central Nigeria. The school has started operating in grass thatched huts and accomodates 186 students. The total amount of operational expenses ...

Orthodox Ordination in Bujumbura

Alexandrian Orthodox Patriarchate Burundi - 21/7/14 With the blessings of His Beatitude Theodore II, the Patriarch of Alexandria, a new deacon, Fr. Maximos, was ordained on Sunday, July 20th, at the Dormition of the Theotokos church in Bujumbura. Fr. Maximos comes from Kaziba region, Rwanda; he was baptized into Orthodoxy a long time ago and he expressed his ...

An Orthodox parish in Turkana desert (Photo-Video Report)

The Alexandrian Orthodox Patriarchate Diocese of Kenya - Orthodox Mission in Africa - June - July 2014 On Sunday, June 22, 2014, HE the Metropolitan Makarios of Kenya consecrated a new church, dedicated to Apostle Peter, according to the will of American donors. As you know, in this region mostly inhabited by Africans of the Turkana tribe, ...