The question of economy in receiving the non-Orthodox has been a much discussed question. These are a few remarks upon the situation of the historical Arians and how the Church has dealt with them. It should be noted, however, that the historically Arian groups no longer exist. Modern Arian groups, such as the...
Baptism and Economy in Relation to the Arians
On January 26th (OS) / February 8th (NS) to January 28th (OS) / February 8th (NS), the RTOC Synod held a regular Synodal meeting. At the meeting it was voted to depose five RTOC priests of the Omsk diocese. The five clergy had ceased commemoration of Archbishop Tikhon of Omsk (the president of the...
RTOC Deposes Five Priests Over Cyprianism
Father John Miron, a Romanian Patriarchate village priest from Turdas (Alba), in Romania, is to be deposed by the Romanian Patriarchate for his actions of condemning the ecumenist heresy, which manifested itself in his non-commemoration his local ecumenist bishop, Irenaeus (even before the Council of Crete).
However, the Romanian Patriarchate has officially accepted the decrees...
Village Priest in Romanian Patriarchate to be Deposed for Non-Commemoration
Dear Fathers, Brothers, and Sisters!
We, Athonite monks, hold the ecumenist heretics to be anathematized. They are scoffers and seducers of the Russian people with Antichrist globalization and ecumenism. This is with genuine concern and heartfelt love for the Divine Truth, the Holy Royal New Great martyr, the coming Orthodox Russian Tsar, and our...
MP Monks on Athos Anathematize Kyrill and Bartholomew
A Gospel Book in Bulgarian which is almost 400 years old, and was printed in the Cyrillic alphabet in Vilnius, then in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, has been found among the belongings of a deceased priest who served in a church in the town of Voynezha, near Veliko Tarnovo, Central North Bulgaria.
The find is seen...
400 Year Old Gospel Book Discovered in Bulgaria
From the GOC(K) website in the United States:
His Eminence, our Metropolitan, has returned from his trip to Greece where he participated in the deliberations of the Holy Synod, and the festivities of the feast of Theophany.
He visited many churches and monasteries in the Attika and Thessaloniki regions where he was received very warmly.
Metropolitan Demetrius of GOC(K) in America visits Greece
The following is from the Synod's website:
Our Metropolia is now beginning the process of rebuilding the Orthodox Western Rite Monastery at our Holy Transfiguration Western Rite Orthodox Church on Mt. Overlook in Woodstock, NY. The original monastery structure was torn down a few decades ago due to age and instability. After some years of...
American Metropolia Appeal for Monastery Building Funds
I. Many considerations, young men, prompt me to recommend to you the principles which I deem most desirable, and which I believe will be of use to you if you will adopt them. For my time of life, my many-sided training, yea, my adequate experience in those vicissitudes of life which teach their lessons...
St. Basil the Great's "Address to Young Men on the Right Use of Greek Literature"
NFTU: Dr. J. J. Overbeck said of the course of Roman 'Catholicism': “The poisonous seed is sown, what may the plant, the full grown plant be?" Of course, over an hundred years later we see what has become of it.
La Civilta Cattolica has published an essay by its deputy editor, Father Giancarlo Pani, which...
As Archpriest Lev Lebedev observed, Leninism, far from being a scientifically based doctrine, was much closer in essence to pagan demon-worship with its incessant demand for more and more blood.The murder of the Tsar and his family in July, 1918 was particularly marked by its ritual character....
1918: The Marks of the Beast by Vladimir Moss
A controversy has been generated over Pope Francis using the euphemistic pro-abortion phrase 'interruption of pregnancy' in a message delivered for pro-life activists. In the message on the Vatican website Pope Francis states:
"let us be close to and together pray for the babies who are at risk of the interruption of pregnancy, as well...
Controversy Over Pope Francis' Usage of Pro-Abortion Language
From Archbishop Wulfstan's "Institutes of Polity":
Of the Heavenly King
In the Name of the Lord. There is One Eternal King, Ruler and Maker of all creatures. He is Rightfully King, and Glory of Kings, and of all Kings Best, who ever were, or shall be. To Him be ever Praise and Glory, and Eternal Majesty,...
Abp. Wulfstan [+1023AD] on the Peace and Comfort of God through Christ in a Christian King
[Source: http://archaeologyinbulgaria.com/] A Gospel Book in Bulgarian which is almost 400 years old, and was printed in the Cyrillic alphabet in Vilnius, then in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, […]