May 4, 2016
- As an expression of the support and concern of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America visited yesterday afternoon the Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Sava in lower Manhattan, which was destroyed by a catastrophic fire on the evening of Pascha Sunday, May 1, 2016.
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/4/16)—On April 16, Dr. Samuel Chetti, executive minister of the American Baptist Churches of Los Angeles, Southwest and Hawaii (ABCOFLASH), announced to the region Board of Directors his plans for retirement on December 31, 2017.
Mr. Steven A. Simons, Esq., president of ABCOFLASH, said, “Dr. Chetti has faithfully served our Region, in many capacities, since 1974. Since 1996 he has served as the Executive Minister/Chief Executive Officer with...
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- New York, Baltimore-Washington say conference boards of ordained ministry have authority to approve candidates without asking about sexual preference.
As wildfires ravage the City of Fort McMurray, l ask for the prayers of the whole church. This is a terrifying time for the residents, all of whom have had to evacuate. I think particularly of how stressful this is for those who are critically ill and those who tend them under these very difficult circumstances.
Pray for all who are fleeing the fires that they may travel in safety.
Pray for those who will receive them in emergency shelters.
Pray for those who, against...
Ongoing civil war in Syria and impact on refugees top agenda
May 4, 2016
Taiwan Church News
April 4 - 10, 2016
A Citizen Dialogue Between Aboriginal Independence And Taiwan Independence: Better To Be True Friends Rather Than Feignd Families!
Reported by Chiu Kuo-rong
A citizen dialogue, organized by Free Taiwan Party, concerning the difference and struggle between aboriginal independence and Taiwan...
With the school year wrapping up in the weeks ahead, the Orthodox Church in America’s coast-to-coast summer camps will begin their 2016 season in June.
“We’d like to again post a complete listing of our OCA summer camps on the OCA web site,” said Andrew Boyd, OCA Youth Director. “We ask that camp directors and organizers send information to include in the listing to firstname.lastname@example.org and youth@...