Fellowship and the Synaxis of the Twelve Holy Apostles

Fellowship and the Synaxis of the Twelve Holy Apostles

The Book of Acts offers us a glimpse in life in the Early Church. In chapter 2 the book’s author, Saint Luke, shares with us a list of the important activities that took place among the believers. He said, “And they continued steadfastly in the Apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for The Synaxis of the Holy and Righteous Symeon the God-Receiver and the Holy Prophetess Anna

Listen to the Daily Reading for The Synaxis of the Holy and Righteous Symeon the God-Receiver and the Holy Prophetess Anna

EPISTLE READING Saint Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 9:11-14 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 63.11,1 The righteous shall rejoice in the Lord. Verse: Oh God, hear my cry. Brethren, when Christ appeared as a high priest of the good things that have come, then through the greater and more perfect tent...

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Conclusion of the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Church

Conclusion of the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Church

  SYNAXIS OF THE PRIMATES OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES Chambésy, 21-28, 2016 COMMUNIQUÉ At the invitation of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Autocephalous Churches took place at the Orthodox Center of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Chambésy, Geneva, from 21st to 28th January, 2016....

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Ecumenical History Is Being Made

Ecumenical History Is Being Made

  Keynote Address By His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew To the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches (Geneva 22-01-2016)   Your Beatitudes and beloved Brothers in the Lord, Primates of the local most holy Orthodox Churches and venerable representatives of brother Primates precluded from participating in this Synaxis,...

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Ecumenical Patriarch Convenes Synaxis in Geneva

Ecumenical Patriarch Convenes Synaxis in Geneva

    Jan 19, 2016 NEW YORK – His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will convene under his chairmanship, Jan. 21-28, 2016, a Synaxis of the Primates of the local Orthodox Churches at the Orthodox Center of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Chambésy, Geneva. The Synaxis will deal with matters related to preparation...

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Prince of Peace

Prince of Peace

  This article was recently published in Synaxis, a blog managed by the Office of Advancement at St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary..   We have all seen and heard about this barbaric, horrific, and frightening terrorist action that took place in Paris on Friday. Three teams of men, disciplined in dealing...

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