Members of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church. Photo: foto.patriarchia.ru The ROC ceases prayerful and Eucharistic communication with those bishops of the Greek Church who recognized the OCU  and retains it with those who opposed that. On October 17, 2019, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox ChurchRead more

Coptic Christians in Egypt. | (Photo: Reuters/Mohamed Abd El Ghany) A Christian convert in Egypt was killed by his Muslim family after he publicly confirmed his newfound faith in a Facebook post, according to the persecution advocacy group International Christian Concern. The U.S.-based nonprofit reported last Wednesday that Hussein Mohammed, who preferred to beRead more

Bishops of the Greek Orthodox Church. Photo: romfea.gr The Primate of the Church of Greece convened an extraordinary meeting of the Holy Synod to decide on his recommendations on the “Ukrainian issue”. In order to decide on the recognition of the OCU, the Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church, ArchbishopRead more