Greece plays host to religious festivals with deeply rooted customs and centuries-old traditions all year round. One of the greatest celebrations of Christianity is Easter. The faithful Christians all over Greece follow the Holy Week ritual devoutly, giving themselves body and soul into the culmination of the Passion of Christ and finally rejoicing…
The metropolitans of northern Greece on Tuesday called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to intervene so that Turkey releases the two Greek servicemen it has detained.
The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew called for "self-restraint and calmness" in dealing with the "crucial and sensitive" issue of FYROM's name, in a press release issued on Friday.
On Tuesday, Pope Francis decided to send Vatican’s most respected sex crimes expert to Chile to investigate the alleged cover up of sex crimes by Bishop Juan Barros, after his recent visit to Chile was less than heartwarming.
Turkish authorities granted the Ecumenical Patriarchate permission to hold a liturgy at the Agios Charalambos Church in the coastal town of Cesme, across from the island of Chios.
The Catholic Archdiocese of Corfu has organised a meeting of the representatives of the Christian doctrines at the Cathedral (Duomo) in Corfu, to take place on Saturday afternoon.
The papal visit in Chile can only be described as interesting. From the first day, Pope Francis sought to put the priest sex scandal behind him and boost the Catholic Church’s profile, as Chileans are starting to lose faith.
Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos II called for consensus, communication and national unity concerning the ongoing talks on the name of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), during his meeting with Prime Minister…
On Monday, Pope Francis visited Chile, where he will remain until the 21st, to find a weakened Catholic church, rocked to its very foundations by the sex abuse scandals of a priest. The Chileans are losing faith not only because they…
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew wished 2018 to be a year of peace for Palestine, Syria and the Middle East while welcoming pupils of the Greek Diaspora schools at Phanar on Monday who sang him Christmas Carols.