OSCE meeting in Warsaw discussed the seizure of Ukrainian Orthodox churches

October 2, 2015. From September 21 to October 2, 2015, the OSCE held the Human Dimension Implementation meeting in Warsaw (Poland) as the official website of the Moscow Patriarchate reports. The participants discussed the problems of tolerance and non-discrimination, struggle with racism, xenophobia, including intolerance and discrimination against Christians and people of other faiths. Among the participants was Rev.Roman Bogdasarov, […]

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Orthodox Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos pronounced his position about the religious course in Greek schools

September 27, 2015. Orthodox Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos reacted to the statement of The new Greek Deputy Education Minister Sia Anagnostopoulou announcing the simplification of the procedure for opting-out of religious classes for Greek students. According to the present system, a student must sign an official school document declaring his religion or conversely declaring himself as an […]

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The Romanian Orthodox Patriarch: moral and religious education of children and youth confronted with secularized approach

September 24, 2015. The 8th National Assembly “Christ conveyed to children”, was organized by the Romanian Patriarchate in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Scientific Research and World Vision Organization in Romania, at Caraiman Monastery, from 21 to 23 September 2015, as the website of the Romanian Orthodox Patriarchate reports. The Romanian Orthodox Patriarch Daniel expressed his concern about […]

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Metropolitan Onufry addresses Poroshenko in connection with the events in Katerinovka

September 23, 2015. Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine (Moscow Patriarchate) has appealed to the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in connection with the violent assault on Orthodox believers in the Katerinovka village of the Kremenets district of the Ternopil region, as reports pravoslavie.ru. The hierarch has expressed his serious concern over use of force against the faithful members of […]

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