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OCP Secretariat Condemns Terrorist Attack in St.Petersburg

The Secretariat of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Christian Movement) issued the below statement in solidarity with the victims of the recent terrorist at the Saint Petersburg subway, Russia: -The Secretariat members of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE strongly condemns the recent terrorist attack in Saint Petersburg, that claimed the lives of many innocent civilians. May the souls of departed civilians rest in eternal peace. May God give lasting peace to the nation of Russia. We stand in complete solidarity with Russian people.

Session of the Presidential Council for Coordination with Religious Organizations

Session of the Presidential Council for Coordination with Religious Organizations
Session of the Presidential Council for Coordination with Religious Organizations
Session of the Presidential Council for Coordination with Religious Organizations
Session of the Presidential Council for Coordination with Religious Organizations

On 30 March 2017, a session of the Presidential Council for Coordination with Religious Organizations chaired by Mr. Anton Vaino, head of the Presidential Administration, was held in the Kremlin.

The crew of frigate Limonos, rocket launcher Krystallidis & submarine Pontos visit The Patriarchate of Jerusalem

The crew of frigate Limonos, rocket launcher Krystallidis & submarine Pontos visit The Patriarchate of Jerusalem
The crew of frigate Limonos, rocket launcher Krystallidis & submarine Pontos visit The Patriarchate of Jerusalem
The crew of frigate Limonos, rocket launcher Krystallidis & submarine Pontos visit The Patriarchate of Jerusalem
The crew of frigate Limonos, rocket launcher Krystallidis & submarine Pontos visit The Patriarchate of Jerusalem

On Saturday noon, 18th March/1st April 2017, the Captain and the Crew of the Frigate “Limnos”, the Captain and the Crew of the Rocket Launcher “Krystallidis” and the Captain and the Crew of the Submarine “Pontos”, altogether a team of 200 members, under the Defense Attache of Greece in Tel Aviv Colonel Mr. Vassilios Brouman, visited His Beatitude the Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos.

His Beatitude John X visits His Eminence archbishop Elie Saliba

His Beatitude John X visits His Eminence archbishop Elie Saliba
His Beatitude John X visits His Eminence archbishop Elie Saliba
His Beatitude John X visits His Eminence archbishop Elie Saliba
His Beatitude John X visits His Eminence archbishop Elie Saliba

His Beatitude John X visits His Eminence archbishop Elie Saliba (of Hama archdiocese and dependencies) at the bishopric of the archdiocese.

The Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic visits His Beatitude Patriarch John X at the patriarchate

The Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic visits His Beatitude Patriarch John X at the patriarchate
The Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic visits His Beatitude Patriarch John X at the patriarchate
The Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic visits His Beatitude Patriarch John X at the patriarchate
The Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic visits His Beatitude Patriarch John X at the patriarchate

The visit paid by His Excellency the Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic Mr. Ahmad Badr Aldeen Hassoun to His Beatitude John X, at the patriarchal center, Damascus.

Patriarch, Metropolitan, and President offer condolences over metro explosions

As previously reported, two explosions went off in the St. Petersburg metro this afternoon, leaving at least ten dead and fifty injured. The subway system has been completely shut down. His Holiness Patriarch Kirill has expressed his deepest condolences to the families of those killed in the explosions in the St. Petersburg metro, praying for the repose of the souls of the departed, and for the healing of those left injured. “May the Lord strengthen the residents of St. Petersburg in connection with the tragedy that has befallen all of us,” reads the patriarchal condolences, as quoted by pravmir.ru.