ABU DHABI: A new Greek orthodox
church has been inaugurated by a senior minister in the capital.
Theophilos, head of the largest orthodox community in Palestine, headed a procession that started from the Greek Orthodox
Patriarchate in JerusalemAaAaAeAcAaAaAeA@1/4Aa Old City and arrived at BethlehemAaAaAeAcAaAaAeA@1/4AaAaAeAnAaAaAeA s Manger Square wher received by Palestinian officials, including the governor of Bethlehem Jibrin Bakri and Minister of Tourism Rola Mayaya among others.
Palestinian Muslims and Christians took part in the demonstration, though the majority were Greek Orthodox
Christians who came from various cities to tell their patriarch that it wasn't his right to sell property that belongs to the community, Wafa reported.
The Greek Orthodox
Church in ystanbul celebrates the birth of Jesus on Jan.
Carols, organ music and choirs - a later addition for Christian churches in northern Europe - are unknown in the Greek Orthodox
Church, which traces its roots back to the very start of Christianity.
The Greek Orthodox
Church in Coventry celebrating its 50th birthday with dignitaries from across Europe |
He admitted no progress had been made in solving the case of the two bishops -- Aleppo's Greek Orthodox
Archbishop Boulos Yazigi and Syriac Orthodox Archbishop Yohanna Ibrahim -- who were kidnapped by armed men in April while en route to Aleppo from the Turkish border.
Patriarch Yazigi condemned the brutal acts of terrorists, especially the abduction of the two bishops, metropolitan of Aleppo fo Syriac Orthodox Yohanna Ibrahim and Metropolitan of Aleppo and Iskenderun for Greek Orthodox
Paul Yazigi and the killing of their driver.
Beirut :The Greek Orthodox
patriarch of Syria, Ignatius IV Hazim, died on Wednesday in neighbouring Lebanon at the age of 92 after a stroke, an announcement from the patriarchate said.
AFP) --JERUSALEM -- A dispute with an Israeli water company over unpaid bills has led to a Greek Orthodox
threat to close Christianity's holiest site, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
ISTANBUL, Apr 12, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish Red Crescent extended on Tuesday 8 tons of food stuffs, as well as stationary and office supplies and toys to children at the nursery of the Fener Greek Orthodox
New York, Aug 24 (ANI): While most Americans are protesting against the building of a Muslim community center and mosque near Ground Zero, the Greek Orthodox
Archdiocese is using the controversy to highlight its long-stymied effort to have a church that was destroyed on 9/11 rebuilt at the foot of the World Trade Center.
The Missions Institute of Orthodox Christianity was inaugurated April 29, 2010, and is located at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox
School of Theology, Brookline, Massachusetts.
THE ISLAND'S English-speaking Greek Orthodox
community are set to get their very own church in Lakatamia.
Israeil police have made two arrests after fighting erupted between Armenian and Greek Orthodox
clergymen at one of Christianity's most sacred sites - the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.