This Week in Orthodoxy

This Week in Orthodoxy

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 some of the stories making headlines the week of Friday, September 9, 2016: * His Eminence Archbishop Alypy of the Russian Orthodox Church...

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John X Patriarch of Antioch meets with President of Cyprus

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 in Nicosia. The meeting took place in the presence of His Beatitude Chrysostom II of Cyprus, and His Eminence Chrystophorus of Carpacia. During the...

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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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A Christian Response to the Refugees

A Christian Response to the Refugees

  “Cut off terrorism from our countries and end the flow of arms. Send your warships back to your ports! We are not protected by the vessels of arms or by immigration. We are kept through working out peace in our land. We are rooted in this land for more...

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Metropolitan Joseph Concludes Saint Raphael Jubilee Year

Metropolitan Joseph Concludes Saint Raphael Jubilee Year

In December 2014, His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch and All the East inaugurated the jubilee year celebration of the repose of Saint Raphael of Brooklyn. Throughout the year, the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America has commemorated the life of Saint Raphael on numerous occasions, from parish celebrations to the...

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Patriarch John X to Visit St. Vladimir’s Seminary, Yonkers, NY

Patriarch John X to Visit St. Vladimir’s Seminary, Yonkers, NY

Patriarch John will deliver a public presentation especially highlighting the tragic displacement of Middle Eastern Christians and others from their ancient homelands due to civil strife and war. He also will receive an honorary doctoral degree conferred by the seminary’s Board of Trustees and Faculty Council. The event will be...

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