Moscow Patriarchate: China Authorises the Ordination of Chinese Orthodox Priests on Its Territory

Moscow Patriarchate: China Authorises the Ordination of Chinese Orthodox Priests on Its Territory

ASIA NEWS by Marta Allevato Moscow (AsiaNews) – In order to compensate for its isolation from the West over the Ukrainian crisis, Moscow has revived its strategic alliance with Beijing, a step that includes the Church. Indeed, for the first time in 60 years, the People’s Republic of China has...

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Seminary Student from Hong Kong Ordained as Deacon for Chinese Orthodox Church

Seminary Student from Hong Kong Ordained as Deacon for Chinese Orthodox Church

Although this ordination took place a month ago, it’s always a blessing to see the Orthodox Church growing, even against all difficulties. On December 5, 2014 during the Divine Liturgy in the lower church of the Transfiguration Cathedral, Metropolitan Ignaty of Khabarovsk and Amur ordained an off campus ...

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