Presentation of the Archdiocese
A brief presentation of the Archdiocese of Russian Orthodox Churches in Western Europe (Exarchate of the Ecumenical Patriarch).
See also the website of the Deanery in Great Britain and Ireland
B A R T H O L O M E W
BY THE MERCY OF GOD ARCHBISHOP OF CONSTANTINOPLE,
NEW-ROME, AND ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH,
TO THE PLENITUDE OF THE CHURCH, _GRACE AND PEACE
FROM OUR SAVIOR CHRIST,
TOGETHER WITH OUR PRAYER, BLESSING AND FORGIVENESS
At the Opening of Holy and Great Lent
By God’s grace Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the Plenitude of the Church May the Grace and Peace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ be with you Together with our Prayer, Blessing and Forgiveness
Communiqué from the Archdiocesan Administration on the meeting of the Archdiocesan Council held on 21 June 2013
Communiqué from the Archdiocesan Administration on the meeting of the Archdiocesan Council on 30 May 2013.
Until the election of a new Archbishop, during the celebration of divine services, in all the parishes (...)
For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. (John 3:16)
Dear brothers and sisters in Christ,
Christ is Risen!
“If you knew the gift of God ...” Jn. IV.10
It is with great joy that I join you all on this morning that knows no evening, on this feast that has no end, in this new time that enters the old world, in this blessed moment of eternity, where, as we contemplate the icon of the Descent into Hell, in which Christ drags Adam and Eve from the grave and with them raises us in the sweet and divine (...)
“O living sacrifice, God and Saviour, who hast of Thine own will offered thyself to Thy Father, by rising from the tomb, Thou didst raise with Thee all the human race.” (6th Ode Paschal Canon)
Christ is Risen!