Home Tags Orthodox Church

Tag: Orthodox Church

Orthodox Church of Scandinavia Establishes New Parish in Bergen, Norway

His Eminence Metropolitan Cleopas of Sweden and All Scandinavia made his first archpastoral visit to Bergen on the weekend of October 28-29, 2017 to...

1,800-Year-Old Greek Orthodox Church in Turkey Faces Risk of Collapse

An 1,800-year-old Greek Orthodox Church and its monastery situated on the Kameriye (Kamelya) Island in the Aegean Sea, just off the Aegean province of...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to Hold Open Leture in Geneva on April 24

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will hold an open public lecture at the headquarters of the World Council of Churches in Geneva on April 24, where...

Greek Community in Istanbul Celebrates Epiphany

A bitterly cold Wednesday morning saw the return of one of Istanbul’s oldest – and most demanding – religious traditions as dozens of Greek...

Turkey: TV Producers Burn Greek Orthodox Church

Cappadocia, Turkey, has always been a favorite filming backdrop for Turkish television producers. There are many old mansions in the area that were inhabited by Greeks...

Elder Paisios Soon to be Canonized

Elder Paisios the Athonite (1924-1994), one of the greatest and most revered Elders of the Orthodox Church of our time, is well-known for his...

Legal Battle of Greeks in Istanbul

The Greek community of Istanbul has turned to the Turkish Court asking for the return of three orthodox churches and many other properties that...

Patriarch Bartholomew Condemns Gay Life

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, in  a statement, said that cohabitation between gays is sinful and will never be accepted by the Church. While in Estonia, he...

Patriarch Bartholomew to Attend Pope Francis Inauguration

For the first time since the schism of 1054, Bartholomew I, the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, will attend the inauguration of new Pope Francis, the...

Archbishop Ieronymos Returns from Russia With ‘Presents’

Two generous deals are the 'presents' that Archbishop Ieronymos and metropolitan bishops, who accompanied him to Russia, carried back home. Russians and Greeks made an...