Author: OCP

Georgian Catholicos-Patriarch and Prime Minister Discuss Country’s Development, Church-State Relations

OCP- February 21, 2024

OCP News Service – 21/02/2024 Tbilisi -Georgia: His Holiness Ilia II, the Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia met with Prime Minister Irakli Kobakhidze on February 18,2024, ... Read More

Georgian Church Hierarchs Convene to Address Drug Use, Family Support Issues

OCP- February 21, 2024 OCP News Service – 21/02/2024 Tbilisi -Georgia: His Holiness Ilia II, the Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia held a meeting with hierarchs on February 20 ... Read More

Diocesan Voters Choose Bishop Hierotheus and Bishop Michael as Candidates for New Metropolitan of Sliven

OCP- February 21, 2024 Bishop Michael of Constantia and Bishop Hierotheus of Agatopol OCP News Service – 21/02/2024 Sofia – Bulgaria: The diocesan voters of the Sliven Diocese ... Read More

Patriarchate of Alexandria Defrocks Acting Patriarchal Exarch of Africa, Reasserts Authority in Africa

OCP- February 17, 2024

Synod of Alexandria Acting Patriarchal Exarch of Africa Bishop Konstantin of Zaraisk Orthodox Times – OCP News Service – 17/12/2024 Cairo – Egypt: The Holy ... Read More

Greek Parliament Approves Same-Sex Marriage, Stirring Debate within Orthodox Church

OCP- February 17, 2024

Wiki OCP News Service – 17/02/2024 Athens- Greece: The Greek Parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage on February 15,2024, making Greece the first Orthodox Christian-majority ... Read More

Polish Orthodox Educators Gather to Address Education Reform’s Impact on Religious Instruction

OCP- February 17, 2024 OCP News Service – 17/02/2024 Warsaw-Poland: The 17th National Conference of Methodological Advisors and Inspectors of Teaching the Orthodox Religion took place on February ... Read More

Armenian Catholicos Welcomes New Greek Ambassador, Discusses Shared Challenges and Cooperation

OCP- February 17, 2024 OCP News Service – 17/02/2024 Yerevan-Armenia: His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, received the newly appointed Greek ... Read More

Several Humanitarian Projects in Africa Carried Out in Cooperation with Patriarchal Exarchate of Africa

OCP- February 16, 2024 DECR – OCP News Service – 16/02/2024 Moscow – Russia: The Patriarchal Exarchate of Africa, in collaboration with the Children’s Rights Commissioner and the Country for ... Read More

Leadership Shuffle in Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria: Patriarchate Announces Key Appointments

OCP- February 16, 2024

Synod of Alexandria Orthodox Times and Wanjala Immanuel (Delegate of Uganda and All East Africa) – OCP News Service – 16/12/2024 Cairo – Egypt: Patriarch ... Read More

Orthodox Leaders Call for Unity and Dialogue: Patriarchs of Antioch and Serbia Engage in Phone Conversation

OCP- February 15, 2024 OCP News Service – 15/12/2023 Syria & Serbia: In a phone call on February 14,2024, Patriarch John X of Antioch and All the East ... Read More