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The new Archbishop of Great Britain has been enthroned

The enthronement of the new Archbishop of Thyateira and Great Britain, Nikitas, took place on Saturday, July 27, Romfea News reports. The enthronement ceremony took place in the historic Hagia Sophia Cathedral in London, in the presence of hierarchs and…

Spiritual subjects

Patriarchal Encyclical for Holy Pascha 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: May the Grace, Peace and Mercy of Christ Risen in Glory…

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Hieromonk Lucas athonite gave the Patriarch the calligraphed parchment with the Tomos for Ukraine

Today, 4 th January 2019, His All Holiness, the Ecumenical Patriarch Mr. Bartholomew welcomed in his patriarchal residence the reverent Hieromonk Mr. Lucas of Xenophontos. Father Lucas, the most famous Athonite painter and calligrapher, gave His All Holiness the parchment…

Services and Sacraments

The Christmas Eve Royal Hours

Today is born of the Virgin Him Who holdest all creation in the hollow of His hand. He Whose essence is untouchable is wrapped in swaddling clothes as a babe. The God Who from of old established the heavens lieth…

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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…