Ознака:Ecumenical Church

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Constantinople – the symbol of Christian greatness and a message of repentance

Today the crown of the earthly kingdom has been surrendered by the King of all cities, succumbed to torment the city of the Mother of God, Constantine’s treasure, is purified by fire and a garland shining with glory from the…

Spiritual subjects

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2019

† B A R T H O L O M E W By God’s Mercy Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the plenitude of the Church Grace, mercy and peace from the newborn Savior Christ in Bethlehem Beloved…

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J Amanatidis “The solution of the Ukrainian issue is a prerogative of the Ecumenical Patriarch”

Author: Spyros Papageorgiu The prerogative of the Ecumenical Patriarch is to grant autocephaly to the Church he finds suitable for it, stressed the former Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister of the Republic of Greece, Mr. Janis Amanatidis, in his statement for…

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Why this is not a schism?

Author: Archimandrite Cyrill Govorun Because in order to have a schism it’s necessary to have the consent of both sides, that they would not commune with one another. It seems like Constantinople is not preparing to break relations with Moscow…

Spiritual subjects

A slightly different approach to the Ukrainian issue

Lately there have been many things written about the Ukrainian autocephaly, most of them by the Russian Church, which seemed to have mobilized its entire communication system in order to persuade the Orthodox world that it has the right. But,…

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“By denying the Ecumenical Patriarchate, you deny the source of your existence”

A few hours ago (14th September 2018), the Synod of the Moscow Patriarchy declared its decision to cease mentioning the name of the Ecumenical Patriarch during the Divine Liturgy, and consequently, the co-serving with the clergy of the Ecumenical Throne.…