Paschal Message 2018

09/04/2018 Martin 0

Protocol no. 2698 RESURRECTIONAL MESSAGE FOR 2018 “Fear not: I am the first and the last; I am He that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive unto the ages of ages” (Revelation 1:17–18). Beloved Fathers and Brethren, children in the Risen Lord: Our Lord began His preaching with the call to repentance, for His Kingdom (St. Matthew […]

The History of Women’s Headcoverings in the Orthodox Church.

26/02/2018 Martin 0

For 2000 years in the Orthodox Church, the tradition has been for women and girls to veil their heads during worship, whether at church for the liturgy, or at home for family prayer time. What is the Scriptural and Patristic evidence for this tradition, and why is it important? In this article, we will take a look at headcoverings in […]

Persecution True Orthodoxy in Romania. (2007)

21/02/2018 Martin 0

During this period, the True Orthodox Christians of Romania were also undergoing persecution. Metropolitan Vlasie writes: “The Romanian King Charles II left his wife Maria, who came from Constantinople and was married again to a Jewess. Charles II did not want to abandon his throne, but was forced to abdicate since he had married a non-Christian. His son Michael was […]