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New Saint Canonized in Constantinople

Phanar—A new saint has been recognized by the Orthodox Church. In a Wednesday August 31, 2022 ceremony at the Patriarchal Church of St. George, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew signed the synodal act of the canonization of Saint Vissarion the…


Today there is great joy in heaven

Homily of His All-Holiness The Ecumenical Patriarch Mr. Bartholomew During the Great Vespers on His Name Day (Holy Monastery of the Life-giving Spring Balaklya, June 9, 2022) Most Holy Archbishop of Ohrid, Mr. Stephen, with your honourable company, Venerable representatives…


Most joyful annunciation from Constantinople: The Ecumenical Patriarchate recognised our historical and reinstated Ohrid Archbishopric as canonical

This is the day which the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad therein. „It is the Day of Resurrection, let us be radiant, o ye people “, because the annunciation came for the resurrection of our glorious,…