Turkey: Religious Services Won’t be Held at St. Sofia

Approximately 250 members of the international St. Sofia coalition will arrive in Istanbul on Friday.  The trip's purpose is to make Christian religious rites one of the main...

Five-Star Hotel Built Among Ruins of Ancient Byzantine Palace

A five-star hotel has been constructed in the Sultanahmet district of Istanbul, amid the ruins of an ancient Byzantine palace. According to the Turkish newspaper...

Greek Orthodox Patriarch Praises Religious Freedoms in Turkey

Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew I expressed the Greek Orthodox community’s gratitude to the Turkish government for allowing them to hold a service in an...

Greek Woman Becomes One of the Richest in Turkey After Inheriting $3 Bln Fortune

A woman of Greek origin has become one of the richest people in Turkey after winning an 8-year legal battle over the inheritance of...

Orthodox Leaders Meet in Istanbul

Leading Orthodox members from various countries will meet in Istanbul on March 3 and 4 for a conference entitled The Social Dimension of Monotheistic...

Conference on Theological Tourism in Cappadocia

The Non-Governmental Organization 'Aegean Polis' is going to organize an international Symposium on Theological Tourism in March 2012 in Cappadocia, under the initiative of...

Ancient Greek City In Turkey in Need of a Museum

In the Ancient Greek city of Antandros in Turkey, works of art have been discovered during archaeological excavations. The city is located in the Balikesir’s...

Home Foreign Affairs Committee Passes Amendment Calling on Turkey to Return Christian Churches

The U.S. Home Foreign Affairs Committee passed an amendment on 20, July, calling on Turkey to return christian churches. The Berman- Cicilline amendment is...

UAegean Dean Visits Imbros School

Costas Vratsalis, Dean of the School of the Humanities, Associate Professor of the Department of Primary Education of the University of the Aegean visited...

Photos of The ‘Frosted’ Patriarch Bartholomew in the Snow

The Archbishop of Constantinople and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew did not let the sub-zero temperature over the past few days interrupt his day as he...