Orthodox Churches

Relics of St. Seraphim given to Russian church in Bucharest

Relics of St. Seraphim given to Russian church in Bucharest
Relics of St. Seraphim given to Russian church in Bucharest
Relics of St. Seraphim given to Russian church in Bucharest
Relics of St. Seraphim given to Russian church in Bucharest

The reliquary with a particle of the relics of St. Seraphim of Sarov brought to Romania last week by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill was transferred to the Russian Orthodox community at St. Nicholas-Tabacu Church in Bucharest on Thursday. Fr. Eugene Rogoti received the relics on behalf of the community at the patriarchal residence yesterday, reports the Basilica News Agency.

Faithful in Kolomiya, Ukraine pray outside church despite Uniate threats

Despite insults, threats, and even the use of physical force against them, the Orthodox faithful of the Holy Annunciation Church in Kolomiya, Ukraine, in the Transkarpatya region, are holding an ongoing prayer vigil outside the walls of their church, reports the Ivano-Frankivsk Diocese of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.

His Beatitude Anastasios celebrates his 88th birthday

His Beatitude Anastasios celebrates his 88th birthday
His Beatitude Anastasios celebrates his 88th birthday
His Beatitude Anastasios celebrates his 88th birthday
His Beatitude Anastasios celebrates his 88th birthday

The current primate of the Albanian Orthodox Church celebrates on 4 November 2017 his 88th birthday.

International Conference on “Regional Peace: Realities and Perspectives” in the Mother See

International Conference on “Regional Peace: Realities and Perspectives” in the Mother See
International Conference on “Regional Peace: Realities and Perspectives” in the Mother See
International Conference on “Regional Peace: Realities and Perspectives” in the Mother See
International Conference on “Regional Peace: Realities and Perspectives” in the Mother See

On October 31, with the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; an international conference on “Regional Peace: Realities and Perspectives” was held in the Vatche and Tamar Manookian Library of the Mother See. The conference was organized through the initiative of the WCC Armenian Round Table Foundation.

Patriarch Ilia planning to visit Russia for centenary of restored patriarchate

His Holiness Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II of Georgia has accepted the invitation of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill to visit Moscow on December 4 for the celebration of the centenary of the restoration of the Russian Patriarchate, saying he is ready to visit, health allowing, reports RIA-Novosti.

Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East

On Monday 17th /30th and Tuesday 18th /31st October 2017, the proceedings of the “2nd International Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and the Peaceful Co-existence in the Middle East” organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece took place in Athens.