The Holy Synod of the Hierarchy of the Church of Greece concluded an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss the proposed agreement between Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for changes to Church-State relations.
Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos put forward three proposals in his speech to the Holy Synod of the Hierarchy of the Church of Greece, which convened on Friday to decide on the preliminary agreement that he made with Prime…
Syriac Orthodox Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II of Antioch and all the East will be in Athens from November 13 to November 17 on an official visit to the Church of Greece.
A meeting of the Holy Synod of the Hierarchy of the Church of Greece will be held next Friday, November 16, in order to discuss the proposed Church-State Agreement.
The Russian Orthodox Church broke off relations with the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Istanbul, seat of the spiritual leader of Orthodox Christians, on Monday over the latter’s decision to grant autocephaly, or independence, to the Ukrainian…
At the village of Plataniotissa, 30km northwest of Kalavryta, at a beautiful green location, is one of the holiest and most unique pilgrimages of Greece, Panagia Plataniotissa (All Holy Virgin of the Plane Tree) which is tucked inside the…
The Ecumenical Patriarchate has begun proceedings to give autonomous status to the Orthodox Church in the Ukraine, it announced on Friday.
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew met with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia at Phanar in Istanbul on Friday. Patriarch Kirill arrived at Phanar at 10:00 a.m. under tight security.
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew called on Greeks living in Istanbul on Wednesday to send financial assistance to those hurt by the fires in Attica.
Archbishop of Athens Ieronymos met on Wednesday with New Democracy lawmaker Athanasios Kavvadas and Syriza lawmaker Ioannis Karagiannis.