British Orthodox Church

Latest stories

1d
KERA North Texas
In A British Town Full Of EU Workers, Brexit Vote Brings UncertaintyIt grew substantially after World War II, absorbing people from bombed-out part
In A British Town Full Of EU Workers, Brexit Vote Brings Uncertainty
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
It grew substantially after World War II, absorbing people from bombed-out parts of the capital. There's a 13th century church and an old stagecoach inn that dates to 1615. The latest census figures show most of the roughly 100,000 people... Read more
1d
KPBS San Diego
In A British Town Full Of EU Workers, Brexit Vote Brings UncertaintyIt grew substantially after World War II, absorbing people from bombed-out part
In A British Town Full Of EU Workers, Brexit Vote Brings Uncertainty
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
It grew substantially after World War II, absorbing people from bombed-out parts of the capital. There's a 13th century church and an old stagecoach inn that dates to 1615. The latest census figures show most of the roughly 100,000 people... Read more
1d
The Sacramento Bee
Pastor who praised gay nightclub killings hosts ‘preaching conference’Divergent views of Christian faith found voice inside and outside a controversi
Pastor who praised gay nightclub killings hosts ‘preaching conference’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Divergent views of Christian faith found voice inside and outside a controversial Sacramento-area church that hosted what it called a “Red Hot Preaching Conference” starting Thursday evening. Inside the Verity Baptist Church on Northgate Boulevard,... Read more
2 related stories
3d
Daily Mail
ISIS priest killer was AWAITING trial on fresh terror chargesHostage brutally stabbed in French church survived by PLAYING DEAD as it is rev
ISIS priest killer was AWAITING trial on fresh terror charges
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Hostage brutally stabbed in French church survived by PLAYING DEAD as it is revealed ISIS priest killer was awaiting trial for terror charges but had electronic tag that allowed him to go where he pleased Priest had throat cut while another hostage... Read more
1204 related stories
4d
Namibia Economist
The people's popeChina’s leader is suggested by the title of a new book: “CEO, China”. Yet as th
The people's pope
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
China’s leader is suggested by the title of a new book: “CEO, China”. Yet as the author, Kerry Brown, a veteran British China-watcher, makes clear, Mr Xi is far more than merely the chief executive of a colossal economy. He compares Mr... Read more
4d
Toowoomba Chronicle
14 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoombacrystal light and colour for healing. Bookings for readings can be made prior
14 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
crystal light and colour for healing. Bookings for readings can be made prior to the day via the Toowoomba Spiritualist Church Facebook page or call Vanessa on 0466 108 210. It runs from 9am-4pm at the Greek Orthodox Community Hall on the... Read more
8d
Christian Today
Rabbis oppose Britain's Chief Rabbi in faith schools controversyChief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, left, with his predecessor Lord Sacks. Nearly 70 B
Rabbis oppose Britain's Chief Rabbi in faith schools controversy
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, left, with his predecessor Lord Sacks. Nearly 70 British rabbis have written to the new Education Secretary Justine Greening objecting to the Chief Rabbi's plea for new faith schools to be able to select all pupils on a... Read more
10d
Christian Today
Concern grows for Christians in Turkey after failed coupare growing for the future of Christians in Turkey, the birthplace of St Paul,
Concern grows for Christians in Turkey after failed coup
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
are growing for the future of Christians in Turkey, the birthplace of St Paul, in the wake of the failed coup. Two churches in eastern Turkey in places already known for historic murders of Christians were vandalised during the attempted... Read more
11d
Christian Today
Bishop of London to step down after more than 20 years at the helmRichard Chartres has announced that he is to retire next year, after a long and
Bishop of London to step down after more than 20 years at the helm
Christian Today / Posted 11 days ago
Richard Chartres has announced that he is to retire next year, after a long and distinguished career at the heart of the Church of England and the British establishment. Chartres, who has overseen a remarkable renaissance of the London diocese... Read more
21d
The Christian Post
What Brexit Means for ChristianityU.S. Naval War College professor John R. Schindler calls a "Third Rome" ideolog
What Brexit Means for Christianity
The Christian Post / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. Naval War College professor John R. Schindler calls a "Third Rome" ideology, which involves "a powerful admixture of Orthodoxy, ethnic mysticism, and Slavophile tendencies that has deep resonance in Russian history." From this admixture,... Read more
23d
Daily Herald
Hollywood Vampires come out to playGreek cuisine, kids games, inflatable rides, handicraft shopping and entertainm
Hollywood Vampires come out to play
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Greek cuisine, kids games, inflatable rides, handicraft shopping and entertainment every evening at St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church, 525 Church Road, Elgin. $2 general admission. (847) 888-2822 or st-sophia.com. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and then 5... Read more
4 related stories
27d
The Jewish Press
Four For The Fourththem freedom and economic opportunity. In this two-part series, we take a look
Four For The Fourth
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
them freedom and economic opportunity. In this two-part series, we take a look at the contributions of four remarkable Orthodox women, whose lives span the Revolutionary War through the great wave of Jewish immigration in the early... Read more
28d
The Columbian
Workers will repair the ‘Holy Stone’ with boltsinto 12th-century masonry from the Crusader times. And at the heart of the hea
Workers will repair the ‘Holy Stone’ with bolts
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
into 12th-century masonry from the Crusader times. And at the heart of the heart of the edifice, in the center of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem, they will lift the slab where millions of pilgrims have knelt and... Read more
29d
Variety
Karlovy Vary Film Review: ‘Anthropoid’— all starchy costumes, shaky camerawork and thick Slavic accents (the latter b
Karlovy Vary Film Review: ‘Anthropoid’
Variety / Posted 29 days ago
— all starchy costumes, shaky camerawork and thick Slavic accents (the latter borrowing from the by-now-laughable trend of British actors playing foreigners as if they have mastered neither their native tongue nor our own) — barely redeemed by an... Read more
2 related stories
29d
The Moscow Times
Moscow Lifehack: So Tchaikovsky Didn't Compose the 1812 Overture for the United States?Day. But it wasn't written about the U.S. victory in the Revolutionary War or e
Moscow Lifehack: So Tchaikovsky Didn't Compose the 1812 Overture for the United States?
The Moscow Times / Posted 29 days ago
Day. But it wasn't written about the U.S. victory in the Revolutionary War or even to celebrate the end of the U.S.-British War of 1812. Tchaikovsky's Overture is about the French invasion of Russia that took place in 1812 — clearly a bad... Read more
29d
Christian Today
Egypt: Islamic State claims responsibility for Coptic priest murderdead a Coptic priest in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula yesterday. Rev Rafael Moussa,
Egypt: Islamic State claims responsibility for Coptic priest murder
Christian Today / Posted 29 days ago
dead a Coptic priest in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula yesterday. Rev Rafael Moussa, 46, was outside a car repair shop near his church in El Arish, the region's main town, when a masked man walked up and shot him. Witnesses said the man threatened them... Read more
2 related stories

People in this news