The “Artsakh Outreach Project” of the Armenian Church Continue to Support People in Need

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 20/2/21 The Artsakh Outreach project, implemented by the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and its dioceses, has to continue with the continuous fundraising efforts by Armenians worldwide. The aggression against Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) and Armenia, launched by Azerbaijan, Turkey and international terrorist ...

Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE Spokesperson Condemns Attack Against Romanian Orthodox Settlement in Jerusalem

OCP News Service - 6/2/21 United Kingdom: Mr Vipin Varghese, the Spokesperson and Director of Public Relations and Information Services Dept. of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian Society has condemned the attack on the Romanian Orthodox settlement in Jerusalem. "The attack on the Romanian Orthodox Settlement in Jerusalem is unfortunate and unacceptable in all aspects. The ...

Worldwide Call to Recognize the Armenian Genocide

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and Ireland - 3/2/2021 “Friendship… is the instrument by which God reveals to each of us the beauties of others” C.S Lewis Please sign our petition to recognise the genocide by clicking here: Armenians have many friends globally who have helped us over the years. Armenians are famous for ...

“Grant freedom to our captive brothers and grace to the gathered people” – Bishop Hovakim Manukyan

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 28/12/2020 Dear Compatriots, In our prayers every Sunday during the Divine Liturgy, we ask God to “Grant freedom to our captive brothers and grace to the gathered people. Grant peace to those who have fallen asleep in Christ with holiness.” The deacon calls ...

New Artsakh Outreach Program and Other Aid for Vulnerable and Refugees of Artsakh war

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 20/12/2020 Read Flyer here On December 17th 2020, His Grace Bishop Hovakim Manukyan, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and Ireland, held a Zoom meeting with the Head and representatives of the humanitarian aid programme of ...

His Holiness Karekin II – Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Met Refugees from Artsakh

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 28/11/2020 Many refugees from Artsakh, who had to leave their homes due to Azerbaijani occupation, have been accommodated under the auspices of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and dioceses of the Armenian Church in Armenia. Recently, His Holiness Karekin II ...

Statement of the Mother See of Holy Etchmidzain Over the Vandalization of the Armenian Church in Shushi

Diocese of the Armenian Church of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland - 28/11/2020 ​We strongly condemn the vandalism done to Shushi St. John Mkrtich (Kanach Jam) church in Artsakh. The Actions of Azerbaijan shows the decades-long policy of this country to erase all traces of Armenian historical presence in the historical homeland of ...

Orthodox Christian Monasticism in the United Kingdom

Archdeacon Tesfa Michael Williams (Delegate of Uk & Ireland and Chief Overseer of the Oriental Orthodox Research Center) - OCP News Service - 4/3/19 Special Courtesy: Brother Nectarios of the Brotherhood of the Glorious Apostles Peter and Paul Canonical Eastern Orthodox Monasticism in the British Isleshasfor many years rightly been synonymous with the Stavropegic Monastery of St. ...

Dr. David Taylor – “Those Who Deny the Tradition of St. Thomas, Denies the Apostolic Tradition”

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OCP News Service - 7/12/18 United Kingdom: Dr. David G.K. Taylor (Associate Professor of Aramaic and Syriac, Fellow of Wolfson College – Oxford University) stated that those who deny the tradition of St. Thomas denies Apostolic tradition. Professor David was speaking at a conference organized by the Syro-Malabar Uniate Catholic Church at the Bethel Convention Center, ...

Historic service at Westminster Abbey attended by HRH The Prince of Wales to celebrate the contribution of Christians in the Middle East

Coptic Orthodox Church UK - 6/12/18 More pics here: On 4 December 2018, a historic service in Westminster Abbey, attended by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, was held to celebrate the contribution of Christians in the Middle East. The choir of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of London commenced the service with an introit, singing the Coptic ...

ANCIENT GEORGIAN MONASTERY TO BE RESTORED IN TURKEY

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Orthochristian.com - 19/9/17 A tenth century Georgian Orthodox monastery of historic importance found in the northeastern Turkish village of Altiparmak is set to be restored by a group of both Georgian and Turkish experts. The team from the National Agency for Cultural Heritage Preservation of Georgia and the State Academy of Arts began its work on Parkhali ...

Scottish Episcopal Church Votes to Allow Gay Marriage

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Sputniknews - June 2017 Scottish Episcopal Church has moved closer to acknowledge that marriage could be contracted between same sex couples as well as couples of the opposite sex. MOSCOW, June 9 (Sputnik) — The Scottish Episcopal Church on Thursday voted to allow same sex marriages, it said in a press release. "The General Synod of the Scottish ...

Pope Tawadros received by HM The Queen, Archbishop of Canterbury and HRH The Prince of Wales

Coptic Orthodox Church - UK - 18/5/17 On his first pastoral visit, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, 118th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark, has been visiting Coptic Orthodox parishes and meeting with communities across the United Kingdom. Pope Tawadros has also consecrated churches, presided over Liturgies and Vespers services, and ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Sends Letter of Condolence to British Prime Minister

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 25/3/17 On March 24, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; sent a letter of condolence to Theresa May, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, for the casualties suffered during the terrorist attacks in London on March 22. His Holiness ...

Statement by Bishop Angaelos on the terrorist attack in Westminster on 22 March 2017

Coptic Orthodox Church UK - 24/3/17 Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, on the terrorist attack in Westminster. We have once again seen the worst and best of humanity in yesterday’s Westminster attack. One person was intent on harming and ending life, while countless hundreds of ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury & Ambassador of Egypt join Bishop Angaelos in prayers at The Innocent Victims’ Memorial at Westminster Abbey, for victims of the Cairo Church Bombing

Coptic Orthodox Church of UK - 15/12/16 The Archbishop of Canterbury and Ambassador of Egypt join HG Bishop Angaelos in prayers at The Innocent Victims’ Memorial at Westminster Abbey, for victims of the Cairo Church Bombing. The Most Revd Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, and His Excellency Mr Nasser Kamel, Ambassador of Egypt to the UK & ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Visits Coptic & Armenian Orthodox Churches in London

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 1/12/16 Visit to St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in London His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited St. Mark Coptic Orthodox in London. He was accompanied by their Eminences: Mor Athanasius Touma Dakkama, Patriarchal Vicar in the United Kingdom, Mor Severius Hawa, Archbishop of Baghdad and Basra, Mor Theophilus George Saliba, Archbishop of ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Meets Malayalee Faithful in London

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 27/11/16 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met the Malayalee faithful from different parishes in London, who gathered at St. Thomas Cathedral in London. Their Eminences Mor Philoxenus Zachariah, Patriarchal Vicar in the United Kingdom, Mor Athanasius Touma Dakkama, Patriarchal Vicar in the United Kingdom and Mor Theophilus George Saliba, Archbishop of ...

Consecration of St. Thomas Syriac Orthodox Cathedral – London

  Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 25/11/16 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II consecrated the new St. Thomas Cathedral in London, in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Charles of Wales. Their Eminences Mor Athanasius Touma Dakkama, Patriarchal Vicar in the United Kingdom, Mor Severius Hawa, Archbishop of Baghdad and Basra, Mor Theophilus George Saliba, Archbishop of ...

Bishop Angaelos delivers address during historic Foreign Commonwealth Office conference highlighting importance of Freedom of Religion or Belief 25 October 2016

Coptic Orthodox Church- UK (Media and Communications Office) - 25/10/16 The Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) hosted a ground-breaking 2-day summit 19-20 October which brought together more than 50 expert speakers, including His Grace Bishop Angaelos, and over 170 participants from 38 countries, to explore how the promotion of Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) can help ...