Catholic News Service reports on ‘Together on the margins: Lesbos trip to be ecumenical sign of service’

Catholic News Service reports on ‘Together on the margins: Lesbos trip to be ecumenical sign of service’

Inspired by the The Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, The Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the good works and deeds of faith that defend and promote the Orthodox Christian faith and tradition. An Archon is an honoree by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew for his outstanding service to the Church, and...

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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 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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OCMC News – OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi Meets with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew

OCMC News – OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi Meets with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew

by Alex Goodwin (Posted 1/7/2016) On Friday, December 11th, 2015, following a lunch hosted at the Patriarchate, OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi had a private meeting with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew. Fr. Martin, on behalf of the Mission Center’s board, staff, missionaries, volunteers, and supporters thanked the Ecumenical...

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Archbishop Demetrios’ Encyclical for the New Year

Archbishop Demetrios’ Encyclical for the New Year

    Dec 29, 2015   January 1, 2016 Feast of Saint Basil and New Year   To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox Communities, the Distinguished Archons of the Ecumenical...

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Ecumenical Patriarchal Christmas Proclamation in Greek

Ecumenical Patriarchal Christmas Proclamation in Greek

Dec 18, 2015 ΟΙΚΟΥΜΕΝΙΚΟΝ ΠΑΤΡΙΑΡΧΕΙΟΝ   Ἀριθμ. Πρωτ. 1172 ΠΑΤΡΙΑΡΧΙΚΗ ΑΠΟΔΕΙΞΙΣ ΕΠΙ ΤΟΙΣ ΧΡΙΣΤΟΥΓΕΝΝΟΙΣ   + ΒΑΡΘΟΛΟΜΑΙΟΣ ΕΛΕΩι ΘΕΟΥ ΑΡΧΙΕΠΙΣΚΟΠΟΣ ΚΩΝΣΤΑΝΤΙΝΟΥΠΟΛΕΩΣ, ΝΕΑΣ ΡΩΜΗΣ ΚΑΙ ΟΙΚΟΥΜΕΝΙΚΟΣ ΠΑΤΡΙΑΡΧΗΣ ΠΑΝΤΙ ΤΩι ΠΛΗΡΩΜΑΤΙ ΤΗΣ ΕΚΚΛΗΣΙΑΣ ΧΑΡΙΝ, ΕΛΕΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΕΙΡΗΝΗΝ ΠΑΡΑ ΤΟΥ ΕΝ ΒΗΘΛΕΕΜ ΓΕΝΝΗΘΕΝΤΟΣ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ ΧΡΙΣΤΟΥ   Ἀδελφοὶ καὶ τέκνα ἐν Κυρίῳ ἀγαπητά,   Ἡ...

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2016 GOA Yearbook Now Available Online

2016 GOA Yearbook Now Available Online

  2016 Archdiocesan Yearbook Dedicated to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew- Now Available Online NEW YORK – The 2016 Yearbook of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is dedicated to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of His Enthronement as Ecumenical Patriarch.  The book is now available...

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This Week in Orthodoxy, December 11, 2015

This Week in Orthodoxy, December 11, 2015

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris.  These are the some of the stories making headlines this week: Moscow Wants Turkey to Return Cathedral of Agia Sophia to Orthodox Church. Pope Francis...

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The Pope’s Message to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on The Feastday of St. Andrew

The Pope’s Message to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on The Feastday of St. Andrew

The photo above was taken on the same day in 2014, just a year ago when Pope Francis visited His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on The Feastday of St. Andrew. This year, a delegation from the Vatican was led by Cardinal Kurt Koch to the Patriarchal Church of St George for the...

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The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Discusses Climate Change ahead of UN Summit

The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Discusses Climate Change ahead of UN Summit

On November 4, 2015, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew visited Lambeth Palace in England to discuss the climate crisis ahead of the UN Summit in December. The lecture was recorded and can be accessed with the article at: Recording from the Lambeth Lecture on the Environment His All-Holiness said, There has never been...

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