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President Trump names pro-life congressman as CIA director

President Trump names pro-life congressman as CIA director

The Trump transition team announced the appointment of Republican Rep. Mike Pompeo, a pro-life congressman from Kansas as CIA director, reports LifeSiteNews. The third-term congr...

In the World - 23/11/2016     1

Patriarch Kirill: Union of Uniates and schismatics on the basis of nationalism presents a danger to Orthodoxy

Patriarch Kirill: Union of Uniates and schismatics on the basis of nationalism presents a danger to Orthodoxy

Attempts are now being made to involve the Ukrainian Church in a deep conflict separating society and make it a pawn of this conflict. This was said by the Primate of the Russian O...

In the World - 23/11/2016     14

Patriarch Kirill: ROC will never agree to a change of canonical borders of Church in Ukraine

Patriarch Kirill: ROC will never agree to a change of canonical borders of Church in Ukraine

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill stated that the ROC would never agree to a change of the canonical boundaries of the canonical Orthodox Church in Ukraine. H...

In the World - 23/11/2016     11

Patriarch Bartholomew calls upon Primate of Greek Church to prevent reconsideration of Crete Council decisions

Patriarch Bartholomew calls upon Primate of Greek Church to prevent reconsideration of Crete Council decisions

Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople called on the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece to prevent reconsideration of the results of “the Holy and Great” Council and to defend t...

In the World - 23/11/2016     2

Criminal liability for discrimination against homosexuals introduced in Greece

Criminal liability for discrimination against homosexuals introduced in Greece

In Greece, discrimination against "same-sex marriage" will become subject to criminal prosecution. A new bill was strongly criticized by Metropolitan Nicholas Metropolitan of Fthio...

In the World - 16/11/2016     21

Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro: Church of God - against NATO

Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro: Church of God - against NATO

Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral has once again expressed his opinion on the closer relations between NATO and Montenegro, reports Romfea. “The Church of Go...

In the World - 02/11/2016     42

Pope participates in the celebrations of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation

Pope participates in the celebrations of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation

Pope Francis is heading to Sweden to mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, reports Foxnews. While the visit initially raised eyebrows, the Vatican and Luthera...

In the World - 31/10/2016     35

Vatican digitizes thousands of rare manuscripts

Vatican digitizes thousands of rare manuscripts

The Vatican City State is continuing its tradition of world heritage storage and modern technologies of digitization are of great help here, reports Newtonew. The Vatican Digital...

In the World - 10/10/2016     44

2016 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos who stopped 50-year-long civil war

2016 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos who stopped 50-year-long civil war

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2016 to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos for his resolute efforts to bring the country's more tha...

In the World - 07/10/2016     46

In Estonia the exhibit insulting the feelings of believers must be removed

In Estonia the exhibit insulting the feelings of believers must be removed

The National Museum which opened in Estonia in the presence of President Toomas Hendrik Ilves last week, is offering its visitors to kick one of the exhibits, an interactive image ...

In the World - 03/10/2016     85

Georgia's Orthodox parents protest against Pope’s visit

Georgia's Orthodox parents protest against Pope’s visit

Several dozen representatives of the public organization "Union of Orthodox Parents" on Wednesday, September 21, held a protest near the building of the Vatican embassy in Tbilisi ...

In the World - 22/09/2016     66

«Paradise» by Andrei Konchalovsky nominated for «Oscar»

«Paradise» by Andrei Konchalovsky nominated for «Oscar»

«Paradise» by Andrei Konchalovsky nominated for the «Oscar» awarded by the American Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Russian-German picture will be presented in the ca...

In the World - 21/09/2016     74

Athos photo exhibition for the 1000th anniversary of Russian presence on Mount Athos to open at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour

Athos photo exhibition for the 1000th anniversary of Russian presence on Mount Athos to open at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour

On Wednesday, in the museum's gallery of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour opens a historical and documentary exhibition "Russia and Mount Athos. To the 1000-year presence of the...

In the World - 20/09/2016     55

Georgia: the court found three residents of Kobuleti guilty of religious discrimination

Georgia: the court found three residents of Kobuleti guilty of religious discrimination

Batumi City Court found three residents of Kobuleti guilty of religious discrimination, reports Blagovest-info. The litigation between the local Orthodox and Muslims began two ye...

In the World - 20/09/2016     62

German politologist: Christianity is the foundation on which European future can be built

German politologist: Christianity is the foundation on which European future can be built

The future of Europe can be built on the foundation of Christianity, said the German political analyst, scientific director of the German-Russian Forum Alexander Rahr, reports Inte...

In the World - 20/09/2016     45