Christians follow the Julian calendar that dates back to 46 B.
The Syrian Orthodox
procession will be followed by the Coptic Orthodox
Archbishop Anba Antonius, then the Greek Orthodox
and finally the procession of the Ethiopian Orthodox
Missiological survey of the Orthodox
Church in Africa
However, the move is unlikely to be welcomed by other Orthodox
Churches such as those of Serbia and Greece, in a region where religious identity is often closely tied up with nationalist passions and politics.
Bearing in mind that the Macedonian Orthodox
Church (MOC) recognizes the Bulgarian Orthodox
Church-Bulgarian Patriarchy (BOC) as its Mother Church, the Holy Synod of BOC decided with a sense of its holy duty to accept the responsibility to demonstrate full agreement by mediating and arguing in favor before the other Orthodox
Churches, doing whatever is necessary to establish the canonical status of MOC," says the decision of the Holy Synod of BOC in response to the letter they received from MOC on 9 November.
The Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox
Church, convened in Crete from 20 to 26 June 2016, was the culmination of a century of preparation.
Judaism in America provides ample testimony to the truth of this last observation.
Ex-Soviet Georgia is overwhelmingly Orthodox
Christian and less than 1 percent of the population is Catholic, according to government figures.
leaders have concluded a historic council pledging dialogue with other churches, while also reaffirming that they will not compromise when it comes to Orthodox
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POPE FRANCIS appealed for unity between the Catholic and Orthodox
churches yesterday as he wrapped up his visit to Turkey with a liturgy alongside the spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox
Christians and a meeting with young refugees from Syria and Iraq.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Pope Francis after his mass celebration Pope Francis visited Greek Orthodox
Church where he was welcomed by Patriarch Bartholomew.
The missionary tradition and missionary theology of the Orthodox
Church, unknown in Western circles fifty years ago because of historical circumstances and a lack of scholarly study in the field, have been better represented in ecumenical circles from the 1960s onward.
Spyridon Greek Cathedral in Worcester, Barbara Houle wrote how some of the festival proceeds are earmarked for the Orthodox
At a June 2010 conference in Atlanta, Georgia, religious scholars and social scientists explored perceptions and depictions of the West in the Eastern Orthodox