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Shelter for Homeless Children

Filed in Overseas News by on August 8, 2012 0 Comments • views: 1163
Shelter for Homeless Children

At least a third of Manila and its suburbs were submerged on Tuesday, August 7,2012, as torrential rains battered the city and floodwaters poured in from almost all sides. At least 19 people have died and more than 80,000 people are being looked after in emergency shelters, with torrential rain leaving low-lying areas underwater. Fr.James provided […]

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The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Philippines

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The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Philippines

Photos from the celebration of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross (September 14,2012) at the Annunciation Orthodox Cathedral in Paranaque,Manila,Philippines.        

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The Orthodox Community at Bacon District, Sorsogon, Philippines

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The Orthodox Community at Bacon District, Sorsogon, Philippines

On Sunday, November 25, 2012, Rev.Fr.Chrysostom visited the small Orthodox Community at Bacon District, Sorsogon, Philippines and celebrated the Divine Liturgy.

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A New Orthodox Community was established in Davao,Philippines

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A New Orthodox Community was established in Davao,Philippines

By the Grace of God the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia established a new Orthodox Community in Davao, Philippines. The Orthodox Community of Saint Isidore of Chios in San Guillermo,Davao. On Monday, December 17,2012, Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong visited San Guillermo and chrismated 71 catechumens. Among them were some catechumens […]

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The Feast of Saint Eleftherios in Sorsogon,Philippines

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The Feast of Saint Eleftherios in Sorsogon,Philippines

The Orthodox Community in Sorsogon, Philippines celebrated in a solemn way its Patron Saint, Hieromartyr Eleftherios.  

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The Celebration of the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord in Pasay,Philippines

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The Celebration of the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord in Pasay,Philippines

The Orthodox Community of Sts Peter and Paul in Pasay City, Philippines, celebrated in a solemn way the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord.    

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New Chrismations in Lake Cebu,Philippines

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New Chrismations in Lake Cebu,Philippines

On Sunday, March 17,2013, fr.Panharios Borreros visited the Orthodox Community in Lake Cebu, Chrismated catechumens and celebrated the Divine Liturgy.    

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The Celebration of the feast of the Annunciation and the Ordination of a new Presbyter

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The Celebration of the feast of the Annunciation and the Ordination of a new Presbyter

On March 25, 2013, Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation in Manila,Philippines, and ordained Deacon Gregory Latoja to the Holy Priesthood. Archimandrite Vassilios Athanasopoulos (from the Holy Metropolis of Thiva and Levadia), Archimandrite Philemon Castro and Presbyter James Doronela, participated in […]

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Tragic event in Kimlawis, Philippines

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Tragic event in Kimlawis, Philippines

Yesterday (Sunday, July 28), at the Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Luke in Hong Kong, after the Divine Liturgy we offered a Trisagion Prayer for the repose of the soul of a 19 year old man, named Santiago. The young man was a nephew of the leader of the Orthodox community at Kimlawis in Philippines. He was killed by members of the Blaan tribe, in the name of a barbaric pagan custom. A month ago a member of the tribe Blaan has been killed in Kimlawis.

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Excommunication of a Schismatic Filipino Layman

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Excommunication of a Schismatic Filipino Layman

By the grace of God my unworthiness happens to be the canonical Orthodox Bishop and Metropolitan in this end region of Southeast Asia and for six years I try to properly respond, as much as I am capable of doing, to my most weighty episcopal duties. As your Bishop and spiritual Father when I see the waves of separation, schism and heresy threatening my ecclesiastical eparchy I have to take measures and no to remain neglectful and indifferent.

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