Tag: Orthodox

The Pope remains silent on the conversion of Hagia Sophia 4

The Pope remains silent on the conversion of Hagia Sophia

The Vatican and Pope Francis have remained utterly silent about the conversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque and is causing concern in the Christian world. At a time when the whole…

July 12: Agios Paisios of Mount Athos 6

July 12: Agios Paisios of Mount Athos

Today is the Feast Day of Agios Paisios of Mount Athos, who was born on July 25, 1924 and died July 12, 1994. Also known as Elder Paisios (Γέροντας Παΐσιος ο Αγιορείτης),…

Temporary ban on Holy Communion in Toronto

Temporary ban on Holy Communion in Toronto

Toronto Public Health (TPH) has issued revised COVID-19 guidelines that ban the offering of Holy Communion to the faithful. The new guidelines state that suspended services include “Communion and other close contact activities.” “Community…

New app offers virtual pilgrimage to Greek monasteries 14

New app offers virtual pilgrimage to Greek monasteries

“VR Pilgrim” is the first aрр in the world that enables smartphone users to virtually travel to the most mysterious and inaccessible places of Christian heritage, from the comfort of their homes.…

St Spyridon Parish - Sydney

From tomorrow GCT will be live streaming major church services

As the coronavirus pandemic forces fewer gatherings around the world and in our communities, church parishes are live streaming services, bringing the church into everyones home. With the blessings of His Eminence Archbishop…

Mount Athos

Holy Mountain shuts down

Following the recent instructions by the Greek Orthodox Patriach Bartholomew for the temporary suspension of churches services till the end of March, it was suddenly announced on Thursday that the monastic community…