She met mere mortals with and without the Vatican's approval
"The ongoing schism in Ukraine has 'nothing to do with the faith' as it solely serves the interests of politicians, sowing only 'hatred & intolerance'"
Monasteries on Mt. Athos follow the Julian calendar rather than the Western, or Gregorian, calendar
Thousands attended church services and the Blessing of the Waters at Port Melbourne, Frankston and Rye
The church is around 8 meters long, and about 3 meters wide and can hold a capacity of around 20 people
The decision refers only to the Moscow Patriarchate’s participation in the work of some inter-church organizations, for now...
Putin made the statement during a ceremony marking the 1,030th anniversary of the adoption by Christianity by Prince Vladimir
The bolder hiker can reach it by boat or walk the 3,8 kilometers of rocky terrain, which includes some...mountain climbing!
It will be the first in the fifty-year history of the Holy Metropolis of Sweden
A rare sight