Orthodoxy

Catsimatidis: Hagia Sophia Conversion "Tragic," Calls for Unified Archon Front to Protect Religious Freedom

Greek-American businessman John Catsimatidis, in an interview, condemned the conversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque, calling it "tragic." He…

June 5, 2024

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Calls for Orthodoxy to Address Modern Challenges

In a message screened at the 4th Archon International Conference yesterday, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew emphasised the need for Orthodoxy to…

May 28, 2024

Eleni Foureira baptised the daughter of Lia Papadopoulou - See the photos

The singer baptised the son of her friend, Lia Papadopoulou. Eleni Foureira became a godmother, as it became known from…

May 14, 2024

Easter in Greece

A moveable holiday, the celebration of Easter falls on the first Sunday after the full moon of the spring equinox.…

May 4, 2024

Good Friday: The Epitaphios Procession Commemorating Christ's Burial

In the Greek Orthodox church, the Epitaphios procession on Great and Holy Friday serves as a powerful reminder of Christ's…

May 3, 2024

The most popular Greek traditions of Easter and what they symbolise

As the greatest feast of Orthodoxy, Easter is celebrated in a unique way in every corner of Greece, with century-old…

April 22, 2024

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Meets Archbishop Ieronymos in Athens

This afternoon, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew paid a visit to Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece at the Archdiocese, fostering…

April 16, 2024

War and Truth for Archbishop Elpidophoros of America

By Giorgos I. Iliopoulos and Dimitris Elea Truth can only go hand in hand with love. Humans deserve to stand…

April 12, 2024

METEORA: Greek church among the 17 most beautiful in the world

Meteora is home to one of the 17 most beautiful churches in the world, the Monastery of the Holy Trinity,…

April 9, 2024

Is An Orthodox Theology of Revolution Possible?

  Anti-violence discourse abounds in public talk about Orthodoxy – and faith in general, for that matter. The argument seems…

March 26, 2024

Sunday of Orthodoxy, Great Lent

Today is Sunday of Orthodoxy, which is the first Sunday of Great Lent Today is Sunday of Orthodoxy, which is…

March 24, 2024

Five of the most beautiful monasteries nestled in Greek nature

An excursion to Hosios Loukas, the Monastery of Prodromos, the Mega Spileo Monastery, the Monastery of Agios Dimitrios Avgou and…

March 13, 2024

Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus excommunicates MPs who voted for same-sex marriage: "Against the woke agenda"

An extraordinary Priestly Synod was held in the Piraeus Diocese - The MPs are called to show practical repentance, which…

February 23, 2024

The awe-inspiring Avgo Monastery

Beginning the journey from the village of Didyma, having scaled the slopes, and after an 8 kilometre drive on a…

February 17, 2024

The Byzantine Antiquity of Mount Athos and Orthodoxy

The most prominent of all Orthodox faiths commences at the sacred Monasteries of Agion Oros, where Mount Athos protrudes amongst…

February 5, 2024

Nafplion: 27 students baptised an Albanian classmate but wanted to become Christian (PHOTOS)

A 20-year-old Albanian man was baptised in Nafplion in the presence of 27 godparents. A special day was experienced by…

January 16, 2024

Arta: The Byzantine-era Church of the Parigoritissa is being restored - See the photos

An important Byzantine monument, the Church of the Parigoritissa in Arta, is on the way to restoration with all the…

January 11, 2024

Jordan delivers aid to St. Porphyrius Greek Orthodox Church in Gaza

The Jordanian army carried out its seventh airdrop to help those trapped inside the St. Porphyrius Greek Orthodox Church in…

December 25, 2023

Metropolitan of Piraeus questions existence of homosexuality: "The goal is to consider deviation as normality"

Metropolitan Seraphim of Piraeus reiterated his categorical opposition to the marriage of same-sex couples, as well as to procreation, which,…

December 24, 2023

Church of Greece takes strong position against same-sex marriage and parenting

An Encyclical was issued by the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece, which expressed its clear positions regarding the…

December 21, 2023
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