Prayer Service on the Anniversary of the Restoration of the Bulgarian Patriarchate

OCP News Service - 10/5/21 Sofia-Bulgaria: A prayer service will be held on May 10th, 2021 at the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral on the 68th anniversary of the restoration of the Bulgarian Patriarchate. The Restoration of the Bulgarian Patriarchate took place on the same date in 1953 when the third Church-People's Assembly elected Metropolitan Kiril of Plovdiv ...

Patriarchal Meeting with the Malfone of the Rheda Wiedenbruck Region

Syriac Orthodox Church - July 2016 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met the Malfone (teachers) of the Syriac language and Christian Education in Rheda Wiedenbruck. Their Eminences Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis, Patriarchal Vicar in Germany, Mor Julius Hanna Aydin, Director of Foreign Affairs in Germany, Mor Polycarpus Augin Aydin, Patriarchal Vicar in The Netherlands, and ...

Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches Offer Common Prayer Service for the Release of Two Orthodox Hierarchs

UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA - CONSISTORY OFFICE OF PUBLIC RELATIONS Photos by Subdeacons Ivan Tchopko and Volodymyr Yavorskyi - April 2016 “Grant, O Lord, with the power of Your Cross release of His Holiness Abune Antonios, safety to the two kidnapped bishops, Mor Yuhanna and Mor Boulos, and protection to Your people from all danger. And ...