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Can I achieve Holiness living in a secular city?

Can I achieve Holiness living in a secular city?

Questions and Answers with Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia.

February 10, 2017 | By
Should I fear the “aerial toll-houses”?

Should I fear the “aerial toll-houses”?

Questions and Answers with Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia.

February 6, 2017 | By
“Can I divorce my husband if he is not a Christian?”

“Can I divorce my husband if he is not a Christian?”

Questions and Answers with Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia.

February 6, 2017 | By

OVERSEAS NEWS

Celebration of the feast of Sts Peter and Paul in Pasay City,Philippines

Celebration of the feast of Sts Peter and Paul in Pasay City,Philippines

The Orthodox community in Mulawin, Pasay City celebrated its patronal feast day with great solemnity.

June 29, 2015 | By
Graduation Day in Masbate, Philippines

Graduation Day in Masbate, Philippines

Today was a special day for our Kindergarten in Masbate, Philippines. Graduation Day! The Kindergarten is run by the Monastery of Nativity of the Theotokos, Masbate.

March 21, 2015 | By
Heavy Monsoon Rains Killed 110 People in Lahore, Pakistan

Heavy Monsoon Rains Killed 110 People in Lahore, Pakistan

The heavy flood caused damages to the Orthodox church of Theotokos in Wazirabad and to the Orthodox church of Saint Alexander in Lahore.

September 8, 2014 | By

FAITH

The Holy Martyr Nikiforos and the Priest Saprikios

The Holy Martyr Nikiforos and the Priest Saprikios

A very instructive narrative on forgiveness from the life of Saint Nikiforos the Martyr.

February 13, 2017 | By
Daily Readings and Saint Feast Days in February 2017

Daily Readings and Saint Feast Days in February 2017

Daily Readings and Saint Feast Days in February 2017

February 9, 2017 | By
The Eucharist with Dr Andreas Andreopoulos

The Eucharist with Dr Andreas Andreopoulos

Dr Andreas Andreopoulos introduces the vision of the Eucharist that is found among theologians of the eastern Orthodox Churches today.

February 8, 2017 | By

CONSTANTINOPLE

Sins before our eyes: A Forum on Modern Slavery

Sins before our eyes: A Forum on Modern Slavery

Under the auspices of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, a Forum on Modern Slavery, co-sponsored by the Ecumenical Patriarchate and the Church of England took place in Istanbul from February 6-7, 2017.

February 8, 2017 | By
The Light of Christmas shines bright at the Phanar

The Light of Christmas shines bright at the Phanar

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, this First Throne of Orthodox Christianity is in many ways flourishing in the tumultuous and increasingly volatile Turkey.

December 22, 2016 | By
Pope Francis: Message to Ecumenical Patriarch for feast of Apostle Andrew

Pope Francis: Message to Ecumenical Patriarch for feast of Apostle Andrew

At the end of his General Audience on Wednesday, Pope Francis greeted the church of Constantinople, and the “beloved Patriarch Bartholomew” on the occasion of the Feast of the Apostle St Andrew.

December 2, 2016 | By

ARTICLES

Holiness: The Sacrament of Surprise

Holiness: The Sacrament of Surprise

The article approaches Christian holiness in a specific perspective, that of surprise.

February 10, 2017 | By
Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016

We praise and glorify the God in Trinity, who deemed us worthy once again this year to reach the great feast of the Nativity in the flesh of the Son and Word of God the Father in “little Bethlehem.”

December 23, 2016 | By
Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016 in Chinese

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016 in Chinese

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016 in Chinese.

December 23, 2016 | By

LIFE IN ASIA

China will construct a “Chinese Christian Theology” suitable for the country

China will construct a “Chinese Christian Theology” suitable for the country

China will construct a “Chinese Christian theology” suitable for the country, state media reported on Thursday, as both the number of believers and tensions with the authorities are on the rise. China has between 23 million and 40 million Protestants, accounting for 1.7 to 2.9 per cent of the total population, the state-run China Daily said, citing figures given at a seminar in Shanghai.

August 8, 2014 | By
Typhoons Matmo and Rammasun

Typhoons Matmo and Rammasun

A major storm that is forecast to become a severe typhoon is churning its way across the Pacific on a path that could see it strike Taiwan as soon as Wednesday.

July 21, 2014 | By
One in Three Old People in Hong Kong are Living Below the Poverty Line

One in Three Old People in Hong Kong are Living Below the Poverty Line

Large-scale poverty is now endemic in Hong Kong as the gap between rich and poor widens, with old people the hardest hit, according to one of the city’s oldest and most respected NGOs. The Hong Kong Council of Social Service, which has been tracking poverty in the city for 13 years, says the problem will […]

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply

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The Eucharist with Dr Andreas Andreopoulos

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Sins before our eyes: A Forum on Modern Slavery

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Under the auspices of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, a Forum on Modern Slavery, co-sponsored by the Ecumenical Patriarchate and the Church of England took place in Istanbul from February 6-7, 2017.

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Triodion 2017

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Triodion 2017

The solemn period of Triodion begins on Sunday, February 5, 2017. Learn more.

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Should I fear the “aerial toll-houses”?

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Questions and Answers with Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia.

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“Can I divorce my husband if he is not a Christian?”

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Message by Metropolitan Nektarios on the occasion of the Chinese New Year of the Rooster

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Message by Metropolitan Nektarios on the occasion of the Chinese New Year of the Rooster

Message by His Eminence Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia on the occasion of the entrance into the Chinese New Year of the Rooster.

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Christmas, New Year and Theophany in Hong Kong

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Christmas, New Year and Theophany in Hong Kong

The celebration of Christmas, New Year and Theophany in Hong Kong. Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral.

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Theophany 2017 in Hong Kong

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Theophany 2017 in Hong Kong

The Service of the Tossing of the Holy Cross into the Sea in Hong Kong.

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Schedule of the Services for Theophany and for the Tossing of the Cross into the Sea

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Schedule of the Services for Theophany and for the Tossing of the Cross into the Sea

In Hong Kong the Service will be conducted this year on Sunday, January 08th, 2017 at 13.00p.m. at Blake Pier in Stanley.

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2016 – Memories (video)

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2016 – Memories (video)

Blessed moments from the missionary and philanthropic work of the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia during 2016.

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Christmas 2016

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Christmas 2016

Christmas 2016. The Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

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Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016

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Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016

We praise and glorify the God in Trinity, who deemed us worthy once again this year to reach the great feast of the Nativity in the flesh of the Son and Word of God the Father in “little Bethlehem.”

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Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016 in Chinese

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Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016 in Chinese.

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Christmas Wishes 2016

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Christmas Wishes 2016. Blessed Christmas!

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The Nativity of Christ: Living Orthodox Christmas

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The Nativity of Christ: Living Orthodox Christmas

Christmas is before us. How will we choose to celebrate it? And what, by the way, are we actually celebrating?

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The Light of Christmas shines bright at the Phanar

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The Light of Christmas shines bright at the Phanar

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, this First Throne of Orthodox Christianity is in many ways flourishing in the tumultuous and increasingly volatile Turkey.

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The Schedule of the Christmas Services in Hong Kong

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The Schedule of the Christmas Services in Hong Kong

The schedule of the Services for Christmas, New Year and Theophany at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

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A discussion on our Preparation for Christmas

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A discussion on our Preparation for Christmas

A discussion on our Preparation for Christmas at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral on Wednesday, December 7.

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Pope Francis: Message to Ecumenical Patriarch for feast of Apostle Andrew

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Pope Francis: Message to Ecumenical Patriarch for feast of Apostle Andrew

At the end of his General Audience on Wednesday, Pope Francis greeted the church of Constantinople, and the “beloved Patriarch Bartholomew” on the occasion of the Feast of the Apostle St Andrew.

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The Protoevangelium of James

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The Protoevangelium of James

The Protevangelion of James, also sometimes known as the Gospel of James or the Infancy Gospel of James, is generally dated to the 2nd century AD.

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Our Journey to Christmas begins on November 15th

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Our Journey to Christmas begins on November 15th

In the weeks between November 15 and December 25, Orthodox Christians prepare themselves to celebrate the birth in the flesh of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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