Orthodox Churches

Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa in Malawi

Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa in Malawi
Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa in Malawi
Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa in Malawi
Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa in Malawi

On 13th October 2011, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa conducted the Service of the Inauguration of the Holy Church of the resurrection of the Lord, in the city of Blantyre in Malawi.

The Venerable Sash of the Mother of God - from Vatoped to Russia

The delegation of the Foundation of Saint Andrew  The First-Called, with the blessing of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, brought on October 20, 2011 in the Russian Federation, The Venerable Sash of the Most Holy Lady, which has been kept for centuries in the monastery Vatopedi at Mount Athos. Many believers could worship the relics, that will remain in Russia until November 23. On that occasion the Sash along with the prayer could be worshipped by believers from many Russian cities - from St. Petersburg, where was the first place where the shrine was brought, through Yekaterinburg, Vladivostok, Krasnoyarsk, Niznhny Novgorod, Diviyev, Sharansk, Samara, Rostov and Kalingrad until Moscow.

Bishop Mitrophan Takes Part in Annual Pilgrimage in Romania

Bishop Mitrophan Takes Part in Annual Pilgrimage in Romania
Bishop Mitrophan Takes Part in Annual Pilgrimage in Romania
Bishop Mitrophan Takes Part in Annual Pilgrimage in Romania
Bishop Mitrophan Takes Part in Annual Pilgrimage in Romania

His Grace Bishop Mitrophan took part in the annual pilgrimage to St. Paraskeva in Jassy, Romania on October 16, 2011.

Metropolitan Hilarion opens a conference on the participation of state, public and religious organizations in prevention of AIDS and drug addiction

Metropolitan Hilarion opens a conference on the participation of state, public and religious organizations in prevention of AIDS and drug addiction
Metropolitan Hilarion opens a conference on the participation of state, public and religious organizations in prevention of AIDS and drug addiction
Metropolitan Hilarion opens a conference on the participation of state, public and religious organizations in prevention of AIDS and drug addiction
Metropolitan Hilarion opens a conference on the participation of state, public and religious organizations in prevention of AIDS and drug addiction

On 18 October 2011, a conference on the participation of state, public, and religious organizations in prevention of HIV/AIDS and drug addiction opened at the conference hall of “Danilovskiy” hotel complex.

His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem meets with His Eminence Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece.

His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem meets with His Eminence Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece.

On Thursday, September 30th / October 13th 2011, His Eminence Minister of Greece Mr. Stavros Lambrinidis being on a visit to the state of Jordan after his visit to Egypt and on his way to Lebanon met with His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos at Intercontinental Hotel in Amman.

During this visit the Minister of Foreign Affairs was escorted by a seven-member delegation from the Greek Ministry of National Education and Religious Affairs, a member of whom was Mr. Themistoklis Dimidis who had served as the Greek Consul General in Jerusalem years ago, Representatives of the General Council of Foreign Affairs , economic operators and journalists.

The Feast of St. Isaac The Syrian in Qatar

The Feast of St. Isaac The Syrian in Qatar
The Feast of St. Isaac The Syrian in Qatar
The Feast of St. Isaac The Syrian in Qatar
The Feast of St. Isaac The Syrian in Qatar

On Tuesday, September 28th /October 11th 2011, the memory of our Father Saint Isaac the Syrian was solemnly celebrated at the Emirate of Qatar. As known, this region is the place of ascesis of this great luminary of the Church Saint Isaac the Syrian.  For the first time a vigil was conducted at the underground part of the constructed Holy Church to the honor of the great teacher of mystical life.