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Christmas, New Year and Theophany in Hong Kong

Christmas, New Year and Theophany in Hong Kong

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

January 16, 2017 | By
Theophany 2017 in Hong Kong

Theophany 2017 in Hong Kong

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

January 8, 2017 | By
Schedule of the Services for Theophany and for the Tossing of the Cross into the Sea

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.

January 4, 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

Christmas 2016

Christmas 2016

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

December 25, 2016 | By
The Protoevangelium of James

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.

November 20, 2016 | By
Buddhism and Eastern Asceticism compared to Orthodox Christian Asceticism

Buddhism and Eastern Asceticism compared to Orthodox Christian Asceticism

Eastern asceticism aims at divesting the mind of all that is relative and transitory, so that man may identify with the impersonal Absolute.

August 25, 2016 | By

CONSTANTINOPLE

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
Barack Obama congratulates Ecumenical Patriarch

Barack Obama congratulates Ecumenical Patriarch

U.S. President Barack Obama sent a congratulatory message to the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew who is marking the 25th anniversary of his election to his post.

October 23, 2016 | By

ARTICLES

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
The Nativity of Christ: Living Orthodox Christmas

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?

December 22, 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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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

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2016 in Chinese.

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Christmas Wishes 2016

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Christmas Wishes 2016

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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A note about the Orthodox Church and Secular Elections

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A note about the Orthodox Church and Secular Elections

Political neutrality is the Orthodox Church’s official policy. The Orthodox Church as a religious Institution does not involve in any aspect of the process of secular elections.

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Announcement

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Announcement

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia announces that only the Orthodox Metropolitanate represents officially all the Orthodox Christians in South East Asia.

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Message of Ecumenical Patriarch on the 25th Anniversary of His election

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Message of Ecumenical Patriarch on the 25th Anniversary of His election

Message of His All Holiness the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on the 25th Anniversary of His election to the Ecumenical Throne.

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Barack Obama congratulates Ecumenical Patriarch

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Barack Obama congratulates Ecumenical Patriarch

U.S. President Barack Obama sent a congratulatory message to the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew who is marking the 25th anniversary of his election to his post.

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Saint Luke Orthodox Church in Hong Kong needs your support!

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Saint Luke Orthodox Church in Hong Kong needs your support!

Saint Luke Orthodox Church in Hong Kong needs your support! The work of the parish is supported entirely by the generosity of its members.

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30 years of Saint Luke Orthodox Community in Hong Kong

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30 years of Saint Luke Orthodox Community in Hong Kong

30th Anniversary of Saint Luke Orthodox Community in Hong Kong. Let’s refresh our memory!

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Synodality and Primacy during the First Millennium

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Synodality and Primacy during the First Millennium

The 14th Plenary Session of the Joint Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church completed its work in Chieti, Italy, on September 21, 2016.

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September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of Environment (Chinese)

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September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of Environment (Chinese)

正教這個神聖中心,保留了我們獨特的傳統,並保存了我們文化遺產和價值的豐富內涵

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September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of Environment

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September 1st, 2016: Patriarchal Encyclical for the Protection of Environment

We need to have constant vigilance, information and education in order to understand clearly the relationship between today’s ecological crisis and our human passions of greed, materialism, self-centeredness, and rapacity, which result in and lead to the current crisis that we face.

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Buddhism and Eastern Asceticism compared to Orthodox Christian Asceticism

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Buddhism and Eastern Asceticism compared to Orthodox Christian Asceticism

Eastern asceticism aims at divesting the mind of all that is relative and transitory, so that man may identify with the impersonal Absolute.

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