Category: Greece

Ecumenical Patriarch Calls for Peace and Action on Climate Change at “Our Ocean” Conference

OCP- April 18, 2024

Photo: Nikos Papachristou OCP News Service – 18/03/2024 Athens- Greece: Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the spiritual leader of Eastern Orthodox Christians, delivered a powerful message at ... Read More

Ecumenical Patriarch and Archbishop of Athens Join Forces for Ocean Protection

OCP- April 16, 2024 OCP News Service – 16/03/2024 Athens- Greece: Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew was warmly received at the Archdiocese of Athens this afternoon by Archbishop Ieronymos of ... Read More

Bishop Ierotheos of Efkarpia Enters Eternal Rest

OCP- March 11, 2024 OCP News Service with Orthodox Times – 11/03/2024 Athens- Greece: Bishop Ierotheos of Efkarpia Enters Eternal Rest on March 11,2024. According to the Orthodox ... Read More

Greek Orthodox Church Hierarchs Excommunicate MPs Who Voted for Gay Marriage

OCP- March 1, 2024

Petraki Monastery - Seat of Holy Synod - Church of Greece OCP News Service – 01/03/2024 Athens- Greece: Following the Greek Parliament's vote to legalize ... Read More

Archbishop Ieronymos Meets with Moroccan Ambassador

OCP- March 1, 2024

OCP News Service – 01/03/2024 Athens- Greece: On February 29, 2024, Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece held a meeting with the Ambassador of ... 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

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

Archbishop Ieronymos II Hosts Archbishop Kegham Khatcherian of Armenian Church in Greece

OCP- February 3, 2024 OCP News Service – 03/02/2024 Athens- Greece: Archbishop Ieronymos II of Athens and All Greece received Archbishop Kegham Khatcherian, prelate of Armenian church ... Read More

Greek Church Denounces Same-Sex Marriage Bill, Vows Unified Response

OCP- January 25, 2024

  Petraki Monastery - Seat of Holy Synod - Church of Greece OCP News Service – 25/01/2024 Athens- Greece: The Holy Synod of the Hierarchy ... Read More

Archbishop of Crete Affirms Equality: “All Are Children of God” Amid Same-Sex Marriage Debates

OCP- January 10, 2024

OCP News Service – 10/01/2024 Crete-Greece: In a recent interview on Crete TV's Contrasts, Archbishop Evgenios of Crete emphasized his belief that all individuals, regardless ... Read More