No Communion in North Iraq for First Time in 2000 Years

The ancient region of Nineveh in Iraq, one of the world’s first Christian enclaves, has been emptied of its Christians. Islamic State terrorists have driven off or murdered the entire city’s population of Christians. Across Iraq other Christians have fled en masse. Canon Andrew White, the only Anglican Vicar in Iraq told the Telegraph “Last week there was no communion in Nineveh for the first time in 2,000 years. All are closed, all their people have run away.”

Obrenovac, Kladovo and Samac flood emergency response program

Obrenovac, Kladovo and Samac flood emergency response program
Obrenovac, Kladovo and Samac flood emergency response program
Obrenovac, Kladovo and Samac flood emergency response program
Obrenovac, Kladovo and Samac flood emergency response program

International Orthodox Christian Charities - IOCC and The Serbian Orthodox Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand

Introduction

Starting May 13, 2014, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina - BiH experienced sustained torrential rains - by some estimates several months of average rain fell on the region in less than week - that resulted in the worst floods in at least the last century.

Commemorative events in Belgrade to mark centenary of beginning of World War I

Commemorative events in Belgrade to mark centenary of beginning of World War I
Commemorative events in Belgrade to mark centenary of beginning of World War I
Commemorative events in Belgrade to mark centenary of beginning of World War I
Commemorative events in Belgrade to mark centenary of beginning of World War I

From September 16-18, 2014, events marking the centenary of World War I were held in Belgrade, Serbia. Leading Russian, Serbian, European and world historians, public leaders and statesmen, academic and cultural figures, and journalists from leading mass media from 15 countries attended.

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem hosts dialogue between Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem hosts dialogue between Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church
The Patriarchate of Jerusalem hosts dialogue between Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church
The Patriarchate of Jerusalem hosts dialogue between Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church
The Patriarchate of Jerusalem hosts dialogue between Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church

On Wednesday, the 4th/17th of September 2014, the theological dialogue between the Orthodox and the Roman Catholic Church officially opened at the “Conference Center” of the Jordan Government, near the Lord’s Baptismal Site in the East Bank of the river Jordan.