Over 200 People Join Orthodox Christianity through Holy Baptism in the...

by Uganda Orthodox Church May our Lord Jesus Christ be glorified! The people of Rwemiriro village, located in the western part of Uganda, were prayerfully...

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OCMC Missionaries Safeguard Precious Relics During Alaskan Earthquake

By:  Orthodox Christian Mission Center Last week a major earthquake struck off of Alaska's coast. The next day, we received the following message from Fr....

U.S. Secretary of Commerce troubled by persecution of Christians

WASHINGTON, D.C. --  “Violence arising from religious intolerance is a huge global problem,” U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross pointed out at the opening...

The Tällberg Foundation Announces Winners of its Eliasson Global Leadership Prize

  New York, NY, USA – November 29, 2017 – The Tällberg Foundation announced today four winners of The Eliasson Global Leadership Prize: Rodrigo Rubido Alonso...

Following Byzantine Footsteps: Interview with Father Nicola Madaro

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On the Road in Greece: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Greek...

By Catherine Tsounis Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Monday, November 20, 2017. The Queen is the first monarch in...

Orthodox Hierarchs Support International Orthodox Christian Charities’ Hurricane Response 

Orthodox Christian leaders in the United States have exhorted the faithful to respond during heavy 2017 hurricane season Baltimore, MD (November 17, 2017) – The...

The Late Dimitra Kustas: A Woman Who Saved Families

By: Catherine Tsounis, Contributor     “When President Kennedy sent his historic message to Congress calling for a complete revision of the immigration law, he decided it...

Encyclical of Archbishop Demetrios for the Feast of the Synaxis of...

GREEK ORTHODOX ARCHDIOCESE OF AMERICA November 8, 2017 Feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Archangels                                                        To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks...

Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) Announces 2018 Real Break Trip to Albania...

by Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) BROOKLINE, MA — Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF), the official collegiate campus ministry program under the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops...

Encyclical of Archbishop Demetrios for the Feast of the Holy Unmercenaries...

GREEK ORTHODOX ARCHDIOCESE OF AMERICA   Protocol No. 176/17   November 1, 2017 Feast of the Holy Unmercenaries Saints Cosmas and Damian  To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and...
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Official statement of the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem on the...

His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem, together with Church leaders in Jerusalem, have accused Israel of undermining Christianity in the Holy Land. The Heads...

Η ΑΛΙΚΑΡΝΑΣΣΟΣ του ΜΙΧΑΛΗ ΨΑΡΡΟΥ…  

  …Ξεριζωμός Η πατρίδα του πατέρα της ιστορίας του Ηροδότου, της μυθικής βασίλισσας Αρτεμισίας, του σατράπη της Καρίας Μαύσωλου κι ο τόπος όπου φιλοξενήθηκε ως την...

A Modern Odyssey: Kostas Myrsiades’ Drinking from the Blood Pit

  Lili Bita, Cultural Affairs Correspondent Special to the Hellenic News of America   My Dear Readers and Friends,   Today I would like to present to you a remarkable...

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