URGENT PRAYERS NEEDED FOR EGYPT

From the Anglican Diocese of Egypt  http://dioceseofegypt.org/2013/08/urgent-prayers-for-egypt/ Dear Friends, Greetings in the Name of our Lord Jesus Christ! As I write these words, our St. Saviour’s Anglican Church in Suez is under heavy attack from those who support former President Mursi. They are throwing stones and Molotov cocktails at the church and have destroyed the…

ORC Italian Deanery erected

On Monday, 22nd April 2013 in Rome, Italy, His Grace Archbishop Douglas Lewins ORCC GB met with Mgr Alessandro Catullo in the shadow of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore to formally initiate the integration of the Orthodox Church of Italy (www.chiesaortodossa.it founded by Msgr. Antonio De Rosso) as an Old Roman Catholic deanery for…

Patriarch of Antioch “Memory Eternal” RIP

It is with great sadness that we report that His Beatitude Ignatius IV (1920-2012), Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, fell asleep in the Lord today, December 5th, 2012, at St. George Orthodox Hospital in Beirut Lebanon, after having suffered a stroke earlier this week. There are no details yet available regarding services or the funeral, but…

Patriarch of Bulgaria “memory eternal” RIP

His Grace the Metropolitan Archbishop of Europe, Msgr Jerome Lloyd OSJV, today sent a message of condolence to the Bulgarian Patriarchate upon the sad news of the passing of His Holiness, Patriarch Maxim. The leader of Bulgaria’s Orthodox Church for 41 years in times of Communist rule and democracy, died at age 98, the church…