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Official texts, livestreaming of Holy and Great Council available on Internet

CRETE—The official texts of the opening speeches and addresses for the Holy and Great Council are available at HOLYCOUNCIL.ORG , in their original languages….

Jun 22, 2016

Restoration of Holy Sepulcher has Begun

There are many historical and religious sites across the Middle East where Jesus walked when He was on earth. Two of the most famous are His tomb and where…

Jun 21, 2016

World Orthodox Leaders Finally Meet

With the eyes of the world on the Holy and Great Council taking place during these days following Pentecost, the Orthodoxy Christian Network is interested…

Jun 20, 2016

Homily by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch BARTHOLOMEW During Pentecost Liturgy.

HOMILY BY HIS ALL-HOLINESS CHAIRMAN OF THE HOLY AND GREAT COUNCIL OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH BARTHOLOMEW AT THE CONCELEBRATION OF THE…

Jun 20, 2016

Synaxis: primates acknowledge pain in absence of missing Churches

CRETE — Following a doxology and morning prayer service, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew convened the Synaxis (gathering) of the Primates…

Jun 17, 2016

A Big Dream Begins with a Simple Construction

The faithful in Nyeri, a county in the Central Province of Kenya, were begging His Grace Bishop Neophytos of Nyeri and Mount Kenya to start an Orthodox…

Jun 17, 2016

Holy and Great Council LIVE Streaming

  The following events will be available LIVE.   Please note that during other times there will not be a streaming.   (TIME ZONE CONVERTER) Daily…

Jun 17, 2016

Help FOCUS Reduce Childhood Hunger This Summer!

Childhood hunger is a “silent crisis” that affects every community in our country. There are 17 million children who live in food-insecure households,…

Jun 16, 2016

Atlas of American Orthodox Monasteries Back in Print

The second revised edition of the widely popular Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries has been released by the Assembly of Canonical Bishops…

Jun 16, 2016

Christian Today Shares Petition by Orthodox Scholars

News of the Holy and Great Council is being covered throughout the globe and across multiple faith-based and secular news agencies. Thanks to the continued…

Jun 16, 2016

Christian Today Picks Up News on Holy and Great Council

News of the Holy and Great Council is being covered throughout the globe and across multiple faith-based and secular news agencies. Thanks to the continued…

Jun 16, 2016

Listen to Recorded Webinar Concerning the Holy and Great Council

On Wednesday, June 15, Rev. Dr. John Chryssavgis, director, Ecumenical Patriarchate Press Office for the Holy and Great Council arranged for a Webinar…

Jun 16, 2016