Bishop Tawadros II is named the 118th leader of the Coptic Church in a ceremony in Egypt's capital Cairo on Sunday. A blindfolded child reached into a crystal chalice and pulled out a slip of paper — and Egypt's Coptic Christians had a new pope.
Coptic Orthodox Church is waiting for their 118th pope of Alexandria and patriarch of the see of St Mark, the seat of which has been vacant since Pope Shenouda III died last March. On October 29 the election of three from among the five candidates nominated for the papacy
Representing Malankara Orthodox Church, Dr. Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Metropolitan of Madras diocese, Fr. Thomas Varghese(Vicar, Sydney parish) and Fr. Ferdinand Pathrose attended the funeral service of Archbishop Aghan Baliozian
Jesus died on Friday, April 3, 33AD, according to an investigation which matches his death to an earthquake. The investigation, from the International Geology Review, looked at earthquake activity around the Dead Sea,
His Eminence Archbishop Aghan Baliozian of the Armenian Orthodox Church, primate of the diocese of Australia and New Zealand passed away on September 22, 2012, in Sydney Australia. Archbishop Baliozian passed away suddenly of a heart attack. His Eminence was 66 years old. Archbishop Aghan Baliozian was a great friend
It has been reported that the final resting place of the deceased Patriarch Abune Paulose will be at the Holy Trinity Cathedral. The funeral will be held on Thursday 23rd of August 2012. The Divine Liturgy will begin by 6 am and funeral rites are expected to start by 9
The Ethiopian Orthodox Church patriarch, HH Abune Paulos enters into eternal rest His Holiness Abune Paulos, Fifth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the See of St Tekle Haymanot, Archbishop of Axum, passed away early Thursday in Addis Ababa, aged 76.
Fr. Alexander James Kurien, a priest of the Indian Orthodox Church and a senior staff member of the United States Department of State in Washington, D.C. celebrated the 25th anniversary of his Holy Ordination to the priesthood on Sunday, July 1, 2012
The seventh Congress of Asian Theologians (CATS VII) will be held at the Methodist Theological University, in Seoul, S Korea from June 30 to July 6. The Congress will debate on the theme “Embracing and embodying God’s hospitality today.”
A team of delegates headed by Dr.Yakob Mar Iraneos, Geevarghese Mar Coorilos and 16 representatives from the Seminaries, MGOCSM, Youth League and Sreesamajam attends the 27th Quadrennial Assembly of the National Council of Churches in India began at Bangalore on April 25, 2012.