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Many Members, One Body

Many Members, One Body

The contribution of the Orthodox Church in realizing peace, justice, freedom, fraternity and love between peoples, and in the removal of racial and other discriminations. The Church of Christ exists in the world, but is not of the world (cf. Jn 17:11, 14-15). The Church, as the sign and image of the Kingdom of God […]

14/06/2016 | By
Healthcare Program in Sumatra

Healthcare Program in Sumatra

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Singapore and South Asia along with OCMC realised a healthcare program at Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia in May 2016.

01/06/2016 | By
Giving food to people! Give hope and love! Gedangan, Java, Indonesia

Giving food to people! Give hope and love! Gedangan, Java, Indonesia

Fr. Timotheos gives food to people in Mojekerto and Gedangan, Java, Jakarta.

03/12/2015 | By

Ecumenical Patriarchate

September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of the Environment

September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of the Environment

The corruption or destruction of a single cultural monument in any country wounds the ecumenical legacy of all humankind.

01/09/2016 | By
Holy and Great Synod 2016: Official Announcement and Agreed Texts

Holy and Great Synod 2016: Official Announcement and Agreed Texts

Official Announcement and Agreed Texts of the Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Churches Regarding the Holy and Great Synod 2016.

03/02/2016 | By
September 1st: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of Environment

September 1st: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of Environment

+ BARTHOLOMEW By God’s Mercy Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the Plenitude of the Church Grace, Peace and Mercy From the Creator, Sustainer and Governor of All Creation Our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ “All of creation is renewed by the Holy Spirit, returning to its original state.” (Anavathmoi, First Tone) […]

02/09/2015 | By

Faith

Concerning the wearing of Vestments

Concerning the wearing of Vestments

The symbolisms of the Vestments of an Orthodox Priest. A useful guide for the Priests.

21/01/2016 | By
The First Apology of Saint Justin the Martyr

The First Apology of Saint Justin the Martyr

The content of the first “Apology”  is somewhat as follows:   i-iii: exordium to the emperors: Justin is about to enlighten them and free himself of responsibility, which will now be wholly theirs. iv-xii: first part or introduction: the anti-Christian procedure is iniquitous: they persecute in the Christians a name only (iv, v); Christians are […]

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Saint Hypomoni (Patience) the Mother of the Last Roman Emperor Constantine IA Palaiologos

Saint Hypomoni (Patience) the Mother of the Last Roman Emperor Constantine IA Palaiologos

a) The sign of the cross that was revealed to Constantine the Great, the first Byzantine emperor, who contributed to the establishment of the Christian faith, did not herald merely the triumphant justification of Christianity. At the same time, it also sealed and underlined the truth that those who assume any authority whatsoever have to […]

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Is Secular “Psychotherapy” Compatible with the Principles and the Anthropology of the Orthodox Church?

Is Secular “Psychotherapy” Compatible with the Principles and the Anthropology of the Orthodox Church?

An interview with Dr Jean Claude Larchet(*), University Professor who holds a doctorate in the Humanities, has studied Psychopathology, Philosophy and the Eastern Church Fathers and has also had clinical experience in psychiatric hospitals. This is a transcribed excerpt from “Radio-Paraga”, a program in the official radio station of the Church of Greece. It was […]

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Byzantine Music as an “Art of Music and Art of Therapy”

Byzantine Music as an “Art of Music and Art of Therapy”

By Stylianos Gerasimos, Theologian – Musician Byzantine Music is an art of prayer, an art of spirituality, because it is a component of the worship of the Church, and thus a spiritual event in the life of a Christian, for by this art God is glorified. To celebrate the launch of the Triodion, it would […]

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As We Prepare To Celebrate Pascha

As We Prepare To Celebrate Pascha

We already find ourselves to be before Great Week and the cosmo-salvific feast of Pascha. Today is Palm Sunday, in which we celebrate the palm-bearing entrance of our Lord into the Holy City.

23/04/2014 | By

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Many Members, One Body

Many Members, One Body

The contribution of the Orthodox Church in realizing peace, justice, freedom, fraternity and love between peoples, and in the removal of racial and other discriminations. The Church of Christ exists in the world, but is not of the world (cf. Jn 17:11, 14-15). The Church, as the sign and image of the Kingdom of God […]

14/06/2016 | By
Holy Synod Pentecost 2016 Crete, Greece

Holy Synod Pentecost 2016 Crete, Greece

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Medical Mission in Sumatra

Medical Mission in Sumatra

In November 2014, a team of 9 volunteers from the Greek Orthodox Christian Society (Greek Archdiocese of Australia) went on a ten-day medical mission trip to Sumatra,Indonesia.

07/01/2015 | By

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September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of the Environment

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September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of the Environment

The corruption or destruction of a single cultural monument in any country wounds the ecumenical legacy of all humankind.

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Many Members, One Body

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Many Members, One Body

The contribution of the Orthodox Church in realizing peace, justice, freedom, fraternity and love between peoples, and in the removal of racial and other discriminations. The Church of Christ exists in the world, but is not of the world (cf. Jn 17:11, 14-15). The Church, as the sign and image of the Kingdom of God […]

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Holy Synod Pentecost 2016 Crete, Greece

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Holy Synod Pentecost 2016 Crete, Greece

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Healthcare Program in Sumatra

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Healthcare Program in Sumatra

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Singapore and South Asia along with OCMC realised a healthcare program at Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia in May 2016.

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Holy and Great Synod 2016: Official Announcement and Agreed Texts

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Holy and Great Synod 2016: Official Announcement and Agreed Texts

Official Announcement and Agreed Texts of the Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Churches Regarding the Holy and Great Synod 2016.

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Concerning the wearing of Vestments

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Concerning the wearing of Vestments

The symbolisms of the Vestments of an Orthodox Priest. A useful guide for the Priests.

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Giving food to people! Give hope and love! Gedangan, Java, Indonesia

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Giving food to people! Give hope and love! Gedangan, Java, Indonesia

Fr. Timotheos gives food to people in Mojekerto and Gedangan, Java, Jakarta.

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Celebration of the feast of the St. Catherine at the St. Catherine Church, Sukumatra, Indonesia

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Celebration of the feast of the St. Catherine at the St. Catherine Church, Sukumatra, Indonesia

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Tordano destroyes the roof of Sts Cyril and Methodius Church, Boliolali, Indonesia

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Tordano destroyes the roof of Sts Cyril and Methodius Church, Boliolali, Indonesia

Unpleasant news from the parish of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Bogiolali in Central Java , Indonesia. A few days before a strong tornado in the area destroyed the roof of the Church! Let us pray to the good Lord to help us to find the money to repair before the beginning of the rainy […]

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