Orthodox believers mark Holy Trinity Day

Holy Trinity

It's a day of renewal and enlightenment for all Orthodox believers as they celebrate Holy Trinity Day. All churches are decorated with fresh green plants, which symbolise life and renovation.

Orthodox Patriarchs and First Hierarchs held a service in own spiritual centre, especially in the Holy Trinity Churches.

Archbishop Demetrios of America welcomed His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, the newly enthroned First Hierarch of the ROCOR

On Monday June 9th, Archbishop Demetrios of America welcomed His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, the newly enthroned First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (ROCOR) at the Archdiocese Headquarters in New York City. This meeting between the two Primates follows on a new relationship between the Churches occasioned by the reunification of ROCOR with the Moscow Patriarchate in May of 2007. Archbishop Demetrios had already sent a congratulatory letter to Metropolitan Hilarion after his election as First Hierarch (Primate) of ROCOR, which also invited him to the Archdiocese.

Kosovo Charity Banquet

Serbian Orthodox Church in USA and Canada - Western American Diocese

His Grace Bishop MAXIM Cordially invites you to

A Kosovo Charity Banquet

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

at the
Saint Sava Church
1640 South San Gabriel Blvd.
San Gabriel, California

Jordan has discovered a cave the Saint Georgeous Church which is described as the oldest Christian church

Jordan has discovered a cave underneath the Saint Georgeous Church in Rihab, Mafraq, in northern Jordan, which is described as the oldest Christian church, local daily Jordan Times reported on Monday.

Alexy II celebrates the 18th anniversary of his patriarchal ministry

Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow and All Russia celebrates the 18th anniversary of his enthronement (official start of patriarchal ministry). In the morning, Alexy II will celebrate traditional Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church from various dioceses of Russia and the CIS-countries are to participate in the liturgy and festival events.

Ana Ivanovic from Serbia wins her first Grand Slam!

The new queen of tennis will not forget this day, June 7th, 2008, as she reached a major milestone in her young career. Ana conquered her first Grand Slam crown at the French Open, as she beat Russian Dinara Safina 6-4, 6-3 on a cloudy afternoon in Paris.