Search

Sort by:

Search results:

Russian church warns of "genocide against Christians" in Syria conflict

The Russian Orthodox Church has warned of a “genocide” ... The Russian Orthodox Church has warned of a “genocide” against Christians and other religious minorities, ... Syria, Main headlines, Russian Federation, Syria) The Russian Orthodox Church has warned ...

19/11/2013 - 13:07 - comment 0

Russian Orthodox Patriarch Hopes for Good Relations with Catholics

Russian Orthodox Patriarch Alexis II said Friday that he hoped relations between the Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches would improve in the 21st ce Russian Orthodox Patriarch Alexis II said Friday that he hoped relations between the Orthodox and Roman ...

19/05/2010 - 10:00 - comment 0

Russians Prepare to Celebrate Orthodox Christmas

Russians were getting ready Saturday to celebrate Orthodox Christmas.  Up to 80 million Russians are members of the Russian Orthodox church, which does not recognize the "new-style" Western ... to the rousing strains of the rehabilitated Soviet anthem, Russians were getting ready Saturday to celebrate ...

19/05/2010 - 09:57 - comment 0

Russian Patriarch Warns of ‘Obstacles’ to Pope John Paul II Meeting

The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch ... The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Alexis II, warned Tuesday that certain obstacles would ... Orthodox Church after moving closer to the religious body since assuming the presidency.  The Russian ...

19/05/2010 - 10:11 - comment 0

Russian FM may Invite Pope to Russia

the stone for the first Russian Orthodox church in Rome -- ROME (AFP)      © 2001 Al Bawaba ( ... But Russian Orthodox patriarch Alexis II has placed conditions for such a visit including resolving disputes on claims of persecution by Catholics of Orthodox believers in Ukraine and the Roman Catholic church ...

19/05/2010 - 09:55 - comment 0

No makeup in church? Coptic Orthodox Bishop doesn't want ladies wearing lipstick or pants

dress." Father Boulos Halim, spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, told Al-Ahram Arabic news ... A Coptic Orthodox Bishop in Egypt recently stated that he doesn't want women wearing makeup, pants, or blouses inside his church ...

Editor's Choice - 01/08/2014 - 08:26 - comment 1

Vatican Announces Ukraine Visit to end Pope Resignation Rumors

of the former Soviet republic but Ukraine's dominant faith is the Orthodox Church.  The Church, in 1996, split into the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, a branch of the Russian Orthodox Church in Moscow, the Autocephalous Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the Kiev Patriarchate Ukrainian Orthodox Church ...

19/05/2010 - 10:19 - comment 0

The Orthodox Coptic Pope: What's Next for the Coptic Church?

and economic upheavals. The Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church chaired by Bishop Bakhomious, ... Coptic Church after the passing of the current one. After the passing of Pope Shenouda III as leader of Egypt's Coptic Church last Saturday, attention has now turned ...

Editor's Choice - 25/03/2012 - 13:49 - comment 0

Crossing Paths: Christians in Egypt create the Egyptian Council of Churches

Heads of the five largest denominations – Coptic Orthodox, Catholic, Protestant, Greek Orthodox, and Anglican – created the Egyptian Council of Churches; Russia, U.S. and “Friends” get SNC slap in the face; and Yanni is coming to Lebanon. ...

Blogs Roundup - 24/02/2013 - 05:01 - comment 0

Russia to Consider Ban on Human Cloning

of animals, the government information department said.  Leaders of the Russian Orthodox church ...

18/05/2010 - 17:52 - comment 0