By George N. Papathanasopoulos The ecclesiastical issue of Ukraine and on its behalf, the Ecumenical Patriarchate's recognition as an autocephalous Church of this country's schismatics has caused the breakup of Orthodoxy. It is a very serious pastoral, spiritual and ecclesiastical...
Του Γιώργου Ν. Παπαθανασόπουλου Το εκκλησιαστικό ζήτημα της Ουκρανίας και η εκ μέρους του Οικ. Πατριαρχείου αναγνώριση ως αυτοκεφάλου Εκκλησίας των σχισματικών της χώρας αυτής έχει προκαλέσει τη διάσπαση της Ορθοδοξίας. Πρόκειται για σοβαρότατο ποιμαντικό, πνευματικό και εκκλησιαστικό πρόβλημα, που...
PHOTO. A unique photo from a St.Demetrios School graduation showing all four main characters (from the left): Andriotis, Eliades, Fr. Apostolos Koufalakis, (AB Demetrios) and Koularmanis... By Nick Stamatakis Very few people outside the Greek “ghetto” of Astoria, New York, can...
UPDATE SUNDAY 12.00 PM: AUDIO OF MICAHEL PSAROS SPEECH (at the end of this text).. ALSO: AB Elpidophoros owes the faithful a clarification about "open communion for non-Orthodox spouses"... A tremendous uproar has been created about this issue among clergy...
By Nick Stamatakis On Monday, we had noted the courageous stance that Metropolitan Nicholas had showed in deciding to talk openly about past and present corruption in the GOA... But we also reported that efforts were made to force him...
EDITOR'S NOTE: Yesterday we quoted directly from the Leadership 100 website and explained how their own guidelines and criteria were violated...  Please take a look below at "Requests that will not be considered" (under 3) which specifically prohibits “capital...
A last minute effort with the early announcement of a $5 million donation by Leadership 100 to the “Friends of St.Nicholas” will cause more trouble than relief as it violates the Fund's own charter…  If this could be done,...
By Nick Stamatakis For the past few weeks we have been overwhelmed with messages by many Greek Orthodox faithful from all over the country – and even from abroad – who have been expressing their support for our efforts to...
PUBLISHED IN CONCERNED ORTHODOX CHRISTIANS “Not a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with malice. Their throat is an open grave; with their tongues they tell lies.” -Psalm 5:9 (NIV) The faithful and clergy of the...
Published by the Union of Orthodox Journalists By Kirill Aleksandrov What role influential Greek clans play in strengthening the power of Phanar and what relation they have to Ukraine. With the fall of Constantinople under the pressure of the Ottoman Turks in...