BRIDGE COLLAPSE PREVENTED 1,500 PILGRIMS IN KARACHAI-CHERKESS REPUBLIC FROM VISITING ANCIENT CHURCH

Pravoslavie.ru - 23/6/16 Nizhny Arkhyz, Karachai-Cherkessia (autonomous republic in the northern Caucasus, SW Russia), June 21, 2016 A natural disaster which washed away a bridge over the Podorvanka river in the Karachai-Cherkess Republic prevented some 1,500 pilgrims and forty priests from crossing the river and visiting the ancient Holy Trinity Church in Nizhny Arkhyz, reports Interfax-Religion. “Unfortunately, the bridge ...

The Monastery of Frumoasa

Moldovan Orthodox Church - July 2014 The monastery takes it name after a valley in which it was built – the Beautiful Valley (Frumoasa means beautiful in Romanian). The settlement was founded in 1804 as a monastery of monks. Its founders, razesh (peasant who should be any time ready to join army in war) Efrem Iurcu of ...

First Enthronement Anniversary of Metropolitan Tikhon

22/11/13 Orthodox Church in America On November 13, 2013—marked  the first anniversary of the election of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, as Primate of the Orthodox Church in America at the 17th All-American Council held at Holy Trinity Church, Parma, OH. May God grant you many years, Master! Source:  

OCF leadership meets at OCA Chancery

On March 27-28, 2013, several leaders of the Orthodox Christian Fellowship [OCF], the official campus ministry agency of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America, met at the Chancery of the Orthodox Church in America here. Jennifer Nahas, OCF Executive Director. met with His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, Archpriests John Jillions and Eric ...

17th All-American Council to be held in Ohio in November

SYOSSET, NY [OCA] 28/8/2012 Holy Trinity Church, Parma, OH, will be the site of the 17th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church in America, a one-day gathering on Tuesday, November 13, 2012—the Feast of Saint John Chrysostom—at which a new Primate of the Orthodox Church in America will be elected. “The Holy Synod of Bishops met in Detroit ...

Archbishop Gizirian: 65 Years Of Service

20/7/2012 CHELTENHAM, Penn. — More than 200 people gathered at Holy Trinity Church here on Sunday, June 17, to mark Archbishop Yeghishe Gizirian’s 65th anniversary of ordination into the holy priesthood. Gizirian celebrated the Divine Liturgy. A luncheon and program followed the service in the church’s Santerian Hall. Messages were read from Karekin II, the supreme patriarch and ...

Word of Life sect members threaten Armenian Archimandrite

8/6/2011 PanARMENIAN.Net - The archimandrite of the Armenian Church in Jerusalem, Fr. Ghevond was threatened by the members of Word of Life sect. To expose destructive activities of the sect, Fr. Ghevond posted revealing materials on YouTube video-sharing website. However, displeased with the initiative, the sectarians posted a series of menacing messages on the website, threatening the ...

Priest: sectarians attack AAC since Armenia’s Independence

16/5/2011 PanARMENIAN.Net - Priest of the Holy Trinity Church of Yerevan Yesai Artenyan said the blame for the attack of followers of Jehovah’s Witnesses sect on him rests with the Armenian legislation, but not some persons. Sectarians have been massively attacking the Armenian Apostolic Church since the very first day of Armenia’s independence. “Law enforcers should deal with ...

Protopriest Vladimir Ignaste Passes Away

Russian Church Outside Russia On September 9, 2010, the senior priest of the Western European Diocese, Mitred Protopriest Vladimir Ignaste, long-time Rector of Holy Trinity Church in Bern, Switzerland, reposed in the Lord. The time and place of the memorial and funeral services will be reported later on the official website of the Western European ...

Thousands of EOTC worshipers festive in London with spiritual Events

By: Tamiru Geda - Newsdire Thousands of Members of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church,EOTC, gathered in London ,to attend and celebrate annual spiritual conference and event respectively that took place between 16 to 18, July,2010 . EOTC in Sweden are elected to host the next spiritual conference. The thirteenth European EOTC gospel conference held at the Debre ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr Consecrated Holy Trinity Church in Berdyansk

Ukrainian Orthodox Church On July 3 His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr performed consecration of the Church in the name of the Holy Trinity located in the very center of Berdyansk. Concelebrating to His Beatitude were His Grace Yelisey, Bishop of Berdyansk and Prymorsk, His Grace Alexander, Bishop of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy and the diocesan clergy. Praying at the divine service also ...