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Holy Week and Pascha 2016 Schedule of Services

Holy Week and Pascha 2016 Schedule of Services

The Schedule of Services for Holy Week and Pascha 2016 at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

April 16, 2016 | By
A new App for smartphones and tablets by the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia

A new App for smartphones and tablets by the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia proudly presents a new app for smartphones and tablets.

April 1, 2016 | By
The First Service of the Salutations at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong

The First Service of the Salutations at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong

The Service of the Salutations to the Most Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary will be conducted on Friday, March 18, 2016, at 19.00pm, at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

March 17, 2016 | 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

Holy Week: The meaning of each day

Holy Week: The meaning of each day

Let’s explore the meaning of each of the solemn days of Passion Week.

April 21, 2016 | By
Clean Monday: Great Lent Begins

Clean Monday: Great Lent Begins

Learn about Clean Monday (this Year: March 14, 2016), about the beginning of Great Lent and the general rules of the Lenten Fast.

March 9, 2016 | By
He came to Himself – The critical moment

He came to Himself – The critical moment

One of the most important stories in the New Testament is the Parable of the Prodigal Son.

March 2, 2016 | By

CONSTANTINOPLE

Statement by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Lesvos

Statement by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Lesvos

We have traveled here to look into your eyes, to hear your voices, and to hold your hands. We have traveled here to tell you that we care. We have traveled here because the world has not forgotten you.

April 18, 2016 | By
Joint Declaration of Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos

Joint Declaration of Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos

On Saturday, April 15, 2016, Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos visited the Greek Island of Lesvos where thousands of refugees from middle East live in migrant facilities.

April 16, 2016 | By
Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Great Council

Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Great Council

Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church.

March 19, 2016 | By

ARTICLES

Patriarchal Catechetical Homily for the Great Lent

Patriarchal Catechetical Homily for the Great Lent

Catechetical Homily on the occasion of the Holy and Great Lent by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew.

March 13, 2016 | By
Your body belongs to the Lord

Your body belongs to the Lord

The body is not meant for immorality, but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body…

March 2, 2016 | By
“I won’t force my kids to go to Church”

“I won’t force my kids to go to Church”

Church isn’t just one good choice among many. Church isn’t a building. Church, properly understood, is the body of Christ.

February 12, 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 […]

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Holy Week: The meaning of each day

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Statement by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Lesvos

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We have traveled here to look into your eyes, to hear your voices, and to hold your hands. We have traveled here to tell you that we care. We have traveled here because the world has not forgotten you.

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Holy Week and Pascha 2016 Schedule of Services

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Holy Week and Pascha 2016 Schedule of Services

The Schedule of Services for Holy Week and Pascha 2016 at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

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Joint Declaration of Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos

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Joint Declaration of Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos

On Saturday, April 15, 2016, Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos visited the Greek Island of Lesvos where thousands of refugees from middle East live in migrant facilities.

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A new App for smartphones and tablets by the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia

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A new App for smartphones and tablets by the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia proudly presents a new app for smartphones and tablets.

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Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Great Council

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Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church.

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The First Service of the Salutations at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong

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The First Service of the Salutations at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong

The Service of the Salutations to the Most Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary will be conducted on Friday, March 18, 2016, at 19.00pm, at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

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Metropolitan Nektarios delivers speech on Baptism at the first Ecumenical Seminar in Hong Kong

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Metropolitan Nektarios delivers speech on Baptism at the first Ecumenical Seminar in Hong Kong

Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia delivered a speech on Baptism at the first open Ecumenical Seminar in Hong Kong.

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Patriarchal Catechetical Homily for the Great Lent

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Patriarchal Catechetical Homily for the Great Lent

Catechetical Homily on the occasion of the Holy and Great Lent by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew.

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Clean Monday: Great Lent Begins

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Clean Monday: Great Lent Begins

Learn about Clean Monday (this Year: March 14, 2016), about the beginning of Great Lent and the general rules of the Lenten Fast.

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Metropolitan Nektarios will deliver a speech at the First Open Ecumenical Seminar

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Metropolitan Nektarios will deliver a speech at the First Open Ecumenical Seminar

Faithful from all Churches are cordially invited to participate in a series of four ecumenical seminars. No registration nor charge is required!

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He came to Himself – The critical moment

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He came to Himself – The critical moment

One of the most important stories in the New Testament is the Parable of the Prodigal Son.

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Your body belongs to the Lord

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Your body belongs to the Lord

The body is not meant for immorality, but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body…

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Saint Gelasius the Mime

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Saint Gelasius the Mime

Gelasius (also known as Genesius) was in name and in life gelasius.

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He who Humbles himself will be Exalted

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He who Humbles himself will be Exalted

Your motivation for just about anything you do in life can be separated into two categories—It’s either all about God.

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Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee: Time for a Check-Up

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Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee: Time for a Check-Up

The period of the Triodion, which begins today (February 21, 2016), is a time for us to evaluate ourselves on a spiritual scale.

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Triodion 2016

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Triodion 2016

Learn about the solemn period of Triodion.

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The Reception of the Lord and the 40 days prayer

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The Reception of the Lord and the 40 days prayer

Forty days have just passed since the birth of the God-man, and the Lord is offered to the Temple by His Virgin Mother, and the elder Symeon received Him.

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Apostle Onesimus as a model for our lives

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Apostle Onesimus as a model for our lives

The Apostle Onesimus was originally a servant of the Apostle Philemon, who was a man of love and treated his servants with kindness.

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“I won’t force my kids to go to Church”

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“I won’t force my kids to go to Church”

Church isn’t just one good choice among many. Church isn’t a building. Church, properly understood, is the body of Christ.

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The spiritual love

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The spiritual love

Spiritual love is superior to the love between natural brothers and sisters because one relates to another through Christ and not a common mother.

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Message by Metropolitan Nektarios for the Year of Monkey

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Message by Metropolitan Nektarios for the Year of Monkey

Do not be conformed to the world but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.

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Holy and Great Synod 2016: Official Announcement and Agreed Texts

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Holy and Great Synod 2016: Official Announcement and Agreed Texts

Official Announcement and Agreed Texts of the Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Churches Regarding the Holy and Great Synod 2016.

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Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches

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Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches

The Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Autocephalous Churches took place at the Orthodox Center of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Chambésy, Geneva, from 21st to 28th January, 2016.

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Concerning the wearing of Vestments

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Concerning the wearing of Vestments

The symbolisms of the Vestments of an Orthodox Priest. A useful guide for the Priests.

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