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Metr Raphael of Moscow and Dcn Veniamin Banin (l.)

M’Nogaya L’eta! 

Yesterday, September 19 (NS) Metropolitan Raphael of Moscow, head of the TOC-R, turned 65. The daily liturgy was celebrated at the central Church of the TOC-R in Moscow, after which greetings were read from the other Primates of the United True Orthodox Churches in their communion.

Metropolitan Onufrie of Bergamo, primate of the Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of Italy sent an email note, writing “Your Beatitude, the occasion of your birthday, the Synod and the whole clergy of Italy wishes you good health, happiness, and Happy New Year!

Primate Metropolitan Onuphrius

And the whole sobor 17.00.2012”

Metropolitan Anghelos of Avlonos, First-Hierarch of the True Orthodox Church of the Patristic Calendar in Greece, as well as Metropolitan John of New York, head of the Autonomous Metropolia of North and South America and the British Isles, sent letters commemorating the occasion.

September 19, 2012

Metropolitan Raphael of Moscow: Birthday Greetings

M’Nogaya L’eta!  Yesterday, September 19 (NS) Metropolitan Raphael of Moscow, head of the TOC-R, turned 65. The daily liturgy was celebrated at the central Church of […]
September 18, 2012

Italian Metropolia: New Missions Formed, New Assignments

The Italian Metropolia under Metropolitan Onufrie of Bergamo indicated this Sunday that they will be opening a series of new missions throughout the region. Regions include: Gaverina […]
September 18, 2012

News of the True Orthodox – Patristic Calendar Synod

A new ordination took place for the Metropolis of Avlona and Boetia at a festive liturgy with Metropolitan Anghelos, Bishop Poryphyrios, and other clergy present. Hieromonk […]
September 17, 2012

HOCNA: St Mark of Ephesus Cathedral Votes to Leave- What’s the other side of the Story?

The ramifications of the situation in HOCNA are still being felt. As expected, the parishioners of St Mark of Ephesus Cathedral in Roslindale, arguably the largest […]