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Myrrh-bearer and Equal of the Apostles Mary Magdalene

Church of Serbia – 8/3/18 On the banks of Lake Genesareth (Galilee), between the cities of Capharnum and Tiberias, was the small city of Magdala, the remains of which have survived to our day. Now only the small village of Mejhdel stands on the site. A woman whose name has entered forever into the Gospel […]

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Holy Prophet Elijah

Church of Serbia – 3/8/18 The Holy Prophet Elijah is one of the greatest of the prophets and the first dedicated to virginity in the Old Testament. He was born in Tishba of Gilead into the Levite tribe 900 years before the Incarnation of the Word of God.St Epiphanius of Cyprus gives the following account […]

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‘Cyber Space, Religion and Human Life’ – Fr. B. M. Thomas

Fr.B.M.Thomas (Bombay Diocese of Indian Orthodox Malankara Church) Fr B. M. Thoams (OCP Research Associate) – OCP News Service – 8/3/18 Almost six decades ago, Canadian professor and philosopher Marshall Mc Luhan wrote one of the most influential books, then, on media theory ever. Understanding Media introduced a number of ideas and phrases that now […]

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Who are the Two Patriarchs of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church

Solomon Kibriye (Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) – OCP News Service – 03/08/18 Special Courtesy – Archdeacon Tesfa Mikael Williams (News Editor – Ethiopian Affairs) His Holiness Patriarch Abune Mathias gave a moving speech yesterday August 1, 2018, welcoming home Patriarch Abune Merkorios home after two and a half decades in exile. Their ‘Holinesses’ will now share […]

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