Relics of St Demetrius of Thessaloniki Welcomed in Belarus

The right hand of St Demetrius of Thessaloniki is touring Belarus for veneration. These days the Greek delegation headed by Metropolitan Panteleimon of Veria and Naoussa is on a visit with the relics in the capital and few cities of the central and eastern Belarus. The relics is in Belarus as part of the celebrations of the feast of St Demetrius.

Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Serbian Bishop Irinej to OCA Chancery

Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Serbian Bishop Irinej to OCA Chancery
Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Serbian Bishop Irinej to OCA Chancery
Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Serbian Bishop Irinej to OCA Chancery
Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Serbian Bishop Irinej to OCA Chancery

On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon hosted His Grace, Bishop Irinej [Dobrijevic] of the Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Eastern America to the Chancery here.

Monastic Synaxis in the Archdiocese of Bucharest

Patriarch Daniel: All monasteries are involved in many spiritual, cultural, missionary and social works

The Synaxis of the Abbots and Abbesses in the Archdiocese of Bucharest took place Thursday, 3 November 2016, at Pasărea Monastery, Ilfov County. His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church, chaired the session.

Patriarch of Jerusalem participates in "Byzantine Thessaloniki" Conference

On Sunday, the 24th of October/6th of November 2016, H.B. Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, accompanied by the Elder Secretary-General, Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, and Archdeacon Markos, led the Divine Liturgy at the magnificent St Demetrius Church in Thessaloniki, having as concelebrants H.B. Archbishop Chrysostomos of Cyprus, Metropolitan Anthimos of Thessaloniki, and other Prelates.

The Divine Liturgy was held on the conclusion of the Conference on the city’s Byzantine ecclesiastical heritage. During lunch, His Beatitude spoke in Greek.

Thousands of Greeks venerate Belt of the Theotokos

Thousands of Greeks venerate Belt of the Theotokos
Thousands of Greeks venerate Belt of the Theotokos
Thousands of Greeks venerate Belt of the Theotokos
Thousands of Greeks venerate Belt of the Theotokos

Thousands of faithful in the city of Patras greeted a relic of the Athonite monastery of Vatopedi, the Belt of the Theotokos, reports Agion Oros.