“PARENTING: BE CHILDLIKE, LEST YOU BECOME CHILDISH” – REV. VALSON THAMPU

OCP News Service - Rev. Valson Thampu - Ecumenical Series - 5/1/17 The first child, God knows, is a privileged guinea pig! Certainly so, in a nuclear family, which is mostly about ‘reinventing the same old wheel’. Nuclear family is an institution of discontinuities. Precious little is handed down inter-generationally. Each young parent learns anew what ...

Patriarch Theodoros presided over the Vigil Service in the Cathedral Church in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 25/9/17 His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa Teodoros II presided over the Vigil Service in the Cathedral of the Holy Archangel Michael in Belgrade on September 23, 2017. Patriarch Theodoros II was concelebrated by Cathedral principle Archpriest-Stavrophor Petar Lukic and the priesthood of the Cathedral. In addition to numerous ...

Doxology in honour of Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria

Church of Serbia - 25/9/17 A solemn doxology in honour of His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa was served at the Patriarchate chapel of Saint Symeon the Myrrh-Streaming in Belgrade last night, 22 September 2017. During the solemn and joyful rite of doxology, which was served by High Venerable Archimandrite Stefan, ...

Official conversations at the Patriarchate of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 25/9/17 The second day of the irenic visit of His Beatitude  Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa Theodoros II to the Serbian Orthodox Church began with an official reception which was hosted by His Holiness Serbia Patriarch  Irinej in the Palace of the Patriarchate of Serbia in Belgrade, September 22, ...

Missionary tour in West Africa

Infant cleaning by the Prevention Service against Ebola CC-BY United Nations Photo

Orthodox Mission Fraternity - September 2015 Since the day the worst outbreak of Ebola struck West Africa, the few airlines that flew there have greatly limited the number of their flights. Others felt it right to suspend air travel to West Africa because the cabin crew refused to put themselves at risk due to the outbreak, ...

Life and death struggle in Guinea

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May 2015 - Metropolitan George of Guinea Dear Mr President, I would like to congratulate you on your well deserved election to the position of the President of the Fraternity and continuator of the noble work which originated with Fr. Chrysostomos Papasarantopoulos and to which the late Panagiotis and Elli Papadimitrakopoulos dedicated their whole life. I want to thank ...

Patriarch Peter VII: The Visionary Patriarch

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May 2015 We invite you on Sunday, May 10, 2015, at 11 am, to our event, where Metropolitan George of Guinea will present his book dedicated to the memory of the late Patriarch Peter VII. Patriarch Peter was a visionary pioneer of the Mission, setting the stage for its impressive growth from 1997, when he took ...