Posts about Cyprus

Pemptousia Partnership

Elder Germanos Stavrovouniotis (1906-1982)

Elder Germanos was born in the village of Avgorou in the Famagusta region of Cyprus in 1906, to God-fearing parents, Nikolaos and Margarita Hatzigeorgis….

Dec 20, 2016
Orthodox News

John X Patriarch of Antioch meets with President of Cyprus

August 29 -2016 His Beatitude John X, the Patriarch of Antioch and the entire east met the president of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiaziz at the presidential palace…

Sep 02, 2016
Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

Orthodox in Cyprus Celebrate Epiphany in Occupied Territory

      It seems the day the heavens opened and the Holy Spirit descended as a dove, the borders opened as well! In an article on EURONEWS…

Jan 06, 2016
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: God Loves a Cheerful Giver

This week: Sunday, October 4, 2015 Volume 3, Issue 39 Let’s say you have one cupcake. You’re excited to eat it because it looks so tasty. But then…

Sep 30, 2015
Orthodox News

Greek Reporter: Archbishop of America Demetrios Visits Turkish-Occupied Karpasia in Cyprus

Archbishop of America Demetrios visited the few remaining Greek Cypriots in the villages Agia Triada Yialousas and Rizokarpaso and the Apostle Andreas…

Oct 28, 2014
This Week in Orthodoxy

This Week in Orthodoxy, October 10, 2014

Hello, I’m Emmy Louvaris with “This Week in Orthodoxy,” the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church….

Oct 10, 2014
Orthodox News

The Guardian: Cyprus divided: 40 years on, a family recalls how the island was torn apart

On the outskirts of a mountain village in Turkish-occupied northern Cyprus, Lakis Zavallis, 72 in September, is scrambling about a rocky roadside hillside…

Jul 20, 2014
Orthodox News

Greek Reporter: Shocking Photos for 40-year Anniversary of Turkish Invasion of Cyprus

Sunday July 20, 2014 marks the 40th anniversary of the island’s division, the unsettling wail of the sirens in the early morning hours a stark reminder…

Jul 20, 2014
Orthodox News

Famagusta-Gazette: Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy Expresses Concern on Cyprus Issue

Minister of Education and Culture Costas Kades has stressed the close relations between Cyprus and Russia and the Orthodox Churches of the two countries,…

Jul 03, 2014