monasteries

October 04, 2014 (Source: http://www.ecclesiagoc.gr)

Originally reported on September 20

His Beatitude Archbishop of the Church, Mr.. Callinicos celebrated the inaugural Liturgy in the new  chapel belonging  the convent of the Dormition  in the village Lopare, Bosnia, the day before he left to go back to Greece.

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NFTU Editor’s Note: The expansion of True Orthodox once again into the lands in the Balkan is something to be welcomed.  With the fall of the Serbian Patriarchate to the forces of ecumenism and modernism, there is a vacuum left in the Balkans, and True Orthodox must be ready to fill this vacuum.  We can only pray and hope and work for the establishment of thriving True Orthodox missions in these areas; one of the important aspect of such missions to focus on the fact that Orthodoxy is meant for all ethnic groups, and not just Serbs, Greek, Russians.  Croatians, Bosnians, and others are also included in the Christ’s command to preach the Gospel to all nations, baptizing them and making disciples.

October 4, 2014

GOC-K Opens New Monastic Church in Bosnia

October 04, 2014 (Source: http://www.ecclesiagoc.gr) Originally reported on September 20 His Beatitude Archbishop of the Church, Mr.. Callinicos celebrated the inaugural Liturgy in the new  chapel […]
September 25, 2014

Fresco Fragments Discovered as St. George’s Monastery, Russia

September 25, 2014 (Source: Lenta.ru) Archaeologists excavating a site around the oldest monastery, St. George’s, in Novgorod, have discovered fragments of frescoes. The monastery is often […]
September 22, 2014

Letter from Esphigmenou Monastery to Greek Government

September 22, 2014 (Source: http://esfigmenou.blogspot.com) Originally reported on Sept. 16 Holy Monastery of Esphigmenou Athos September 16, 2014 Your Excellency, Mr. Prime Minister Antonis Samaras Today, […]
September 20, 2014

Byzantine Monastery Unearthed in Israel

September 20, 2014 (Source: http://www.archaeology.org/news) Originally reported on Sept. 19 JERUSALEM—A walled compound dating to the Byzantine period has been discovered west of Jerusalem, in the […]