Bucharest’s Protector Saint celebrated on the Hill of Joy : The Patriarch of Romania presided over Divine Liturgy

Aurelian Iftimiu - Basilica News Agency -30/10/16 The Orthodox Church celebrates Thursday, 27 October 2016, the Pious Saint Demetrius the New, Protector of Bucharest. The Patriarch of Romania presided over the Divine Liturgy officiated at the outdoor altar next to the Patriarchal Cathedral in Bucharest. Together with His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel concelebrated several hierarchs: His Eminence Gabriel, Metropolitan ...

Historical Event at Tismana Monastery: Romania’s Treasure Museum Inaugurated

Iulian Dumitrascu - Basilica News Agency - July 2016 Tuesday, 26 July 2016, the inauguration festivity of   Romania’s Treasure Museum was held at Tismana Monastery, Gorj County. It is an exhibition space unique in Europe inaugurated within a ceremony held with the participation of His Eminence Irineu, Metropolitan of Oltenia, and of the Governor of the National ...

A new reliquary for the relics of St. Nicodimos of Tismana

December 2015 The Patriarch of Romania blessed on Thursday, 17 december 2015, a new reliquary in which the relics of St. Pious Nicodimos the Sanctified, from Tismana Monastery were laid. The service was officiated in the Parakklession St. Great Martyr George of the Patriarchal Residence, in the presence of many hierarchs, priests and deacons. “It was necessary ...