Biggest separation in almost 1,000 years as world's largest Orthodox Church cuts communion with Constantinople over legitimizing schismatics.
Most of the Orthodox world is in strong opposition to this move by Patriarch Bartholomew, whose motivations seem not to be of Christ.
The Patriarch of Constantinople acts like the Pope and tries to control other Orthodox countries, which is illegal in the Orthodox Church.
One of the most contentious and significant controversies in the world today is also one of the least-well understood.
A Russian Orthodox Hierarch explores the incursion of earthly politics into the life, pastoral activity and needs of the Orthodox Church.
Moscow's excommunication of Constantinople may be part of the plan of the West to further isolate Russia by demonizing its Church.
This policy will hardly help Ukraine become more prosperous or secure.
Ukrainian leadership manipulates its people through the creation of a false national Church for Ukraine that bows to the will of secularism.
Amid other geopolitical machinations on the “Eastern front” there is one that has so far largely passed under the radar although its potential as a crisis...
As US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin prepare to meet in Helsinki, all eyes are on what generally are regarded as the “usual”...
Tourism, like the vast sums earned by Greek museums, probably cover up a more insidious reality in the modern-day Greece of 2018.
“The Church has always been, is, and will be the mother of the Greek people,” the head of the Greek Church affirms in response.
The primate of the Cypriot Orthodox Church, His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of New Justiniana and All Cyprus, underwent colon surgery on Monday, OrthoChristian.com reports. The...
The Greek Orthodox faith has had a presence in the north of Africa for hundreds of years,
The beauty and timelessness of Byzantine architecture place it among the world’s greatest treasures and cultural inheritances. Its characteristic churches and monasteries, adorned with instantly recognizable...
Sometimes you may notice upon wishing someone a happy Easter that they say, “Thank you, but our Easter (Pascha) is not yet…” With so much worldly...
Did you know Crimea has an ancient Hellenic legacy, directly related to the establishment of the brotherhood between Russia and Greece?
The blue and white stripes of the Greek flag appeared sans the cross, the latest in a recent trend where the cross or other religious symbols...
The decision came after an appeal made by the Holy Metropolis of Piraeus and other institutions challenged the changes made by the former education minister.
The acquittal of Metropolitan Ambrose on hate speech charges by a Greek court is a major victory for the Orthodox Church and its faithful.
Tragedy strikes believers in Dagestan as they prepare to for the start of Orthodox Lent
"She's not crazy. There is a daemon inside of her, torturing her...I know him personally"
Similar incidents of cultural and religious vandalism have become commonplace in post-Maidan Ukraine
'Destructive ideas can only be tackled by other ideas' said Putin, stressing Russian patriotism is an inclusive concept
"I want to feel close to the Russians." US Ambassador Jon Huntsman took a plunge into an old Russian Orthodox Epiphany tradition, showing respect to Russia.
Russia has been accused by Ukraine and others, of repressing Crimea's Muslim Tatar population
Rostislav Novozhenets, a Ukrainian politician from Lvov claims that Jesus Christ was an "Ancient Ukrainian"
Russia's president celebrated in Russia's imperial capital St. Petersburg, joining millions of Orthodox in his own country and worldwide
Midnight liturgy was held through Russia and several other Orthodox countries to mark Christmas according to the Julian calendar
“We have always protected the Christians of the world,” says Vladimir Zhirinovsky.
A Muslim sheikh says the Quran speaks of a coming united front between the Islamic world and Orthodox Russia
Patriarch Kirill spelled out the reason for western society's failings in his first meeting with US ambassador John Huntsman
The Russian leader issued a dire warning of the need to defend European culture and the Christian religion for the good of humanity
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin attended the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students held in Sochi from October 14th to 22nd. Speaking to a group of...
Two Russian men fighting ISIS as private contractors in a unit called “Wagner’s army” in Syria have been captured and executed by the terrorist group, according...
(By Krisztina Than – Reuters) – Twice a month a few dozen Russian orthodox believers gather in a small Catholic chapel whose foundations date back to the...