AINA: Churches Occupied, Mosques Destroyed, Nuns and Orphans Kidnapped in Iraq

AINA: Churches Occupied, Mosques Destroyed, Nuns and Orphans Kidnapped in Iraq

In addition to destroying rival Muslim holy places, ISIS militants now claim to have occupied cathedrals belonging to Chaldean and Orthodox Christians in Mosul. AINA has this report. Churches Occupied, Mosques Destroyed, Nuns and Orphans Kidnapped in Iraq By Paula Bolyard Islamists militants who seized parts of northern and western...

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Metropolitan Hilarion: War Always Leads to More War

Metropolitan Hilarion: War Always Leads to More War

SAN FRANCISCO: July 3, 2014 Epistle of the Council of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia We, the hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, having convened a regular session of the Council of Bishops in the God-preserved city of San Francisco, hereby mark an...

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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Addresses CLC Opening via Skype, Archbishop Demetrios Opens 42nd Clergy-Laity With Keynote Address

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Addresses CLC Opening via Skype, Archbishop Demetrios Opens 42nd Clergy-Laity With Keynote Address

PHILADELPHIA – His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew addressed from the Phanar in Constantinople the delegates of the 42nd Clergy-Laity Congress via remote video-conferencing through Skype and conveyed his greetings and his Patriarchal blessings to all attending the official opening at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel. The opening session program...

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