Orthodox News

August 21, 2014 (Source: http://lenta.ru)

(Original reported on August 13)

Scientists from the Institute of Archaeology, Russian Academy of Sciences, have found the personal stamp of the Ecumenical Patriarch Athanasius I, whose name historians associate with the transference of the Russian Orthodox Metropolis of Kiev to Moscow. It was foundduring excavations in the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral in Pereslavl reported “Lente.ru”, the press service of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The artifact will be part of a regional museum exposition in Suzdal.

Continue reading…. (Original Russian)

August 21, 2014

Ancient Stamp of Pat. St. Athanasius of Constantinople Discovered in Russia

August 21, 2014 (Source: http://lenta.ru) (Original reported on August 13) Scientists from the Institute of Archaeology, Russian Academy of Sciences, have found the personal stamp of […]
May 24, 2014

May 1/14 2014 GOC(K) Hierarchical Visit to Massachusetts

Reported first on May 1/14, 2014 (Source: HOTCA website) On Wednesday May 1/14, 2014 His Eminence, Metropolitan Demetrius of America accompanied by Metropolitans Gerontios of Piraeus, […]
June 6, 2013

ROAC Victory Over Seizure of Relics by MP and State

As reported in this June 06, 2013, interview by Portal-Credo with Metropolitan Theodore of the Russian Orthodox Autonomous Church (which is perhaps the largest, if not […]
April 9, 2013

Fr. Kleopas (Daclan) Consecrated Bishop for the Philippines

On the Feast of the Holy Annunciation, March 25 (OS), April 7 (NS), Hieromonk Kleopas (Daclan) was consecrated by Metropolitan Angelos and his bishops (Avlona Synod), […]