On September 28, 1971 the Council of Bishops convened in Montreal determined that non-Orthodox were to be accepted into the Church only by baptism. Our newly posted article, “The 19th Canonical Answer of Timothy of Alexandria: On the History of Sacramental Oikonomia,” deals with the notion of sacramental economy as it appears in this decision. … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε Ukaz of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia on the Baptism of Converts from the West. 15/28 September 1971.
Anathema to Ecumenism Those who attack the Church of Christ by teaching that Christ’s Church is divided into so-called “branches” which differ in doctrine and way of life, or that the Church does not exist visibly, but will be formed in the future when all “branches” or sects or denominations, and even religions will be … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε St. Philaret Metropolitan of New York and His Synod’s 1983 Anathema to Eumenism.
Diocese of Pallini and Western Europe Nativity Epistle 2018 Why do you marvel, O Mary? Why are you amazed at what has come to pass? “I have given birth in time to a timeless Son” (Second Kathisma Matins of the Feast of the Holy Nativity) Our Most-Holy Theotokos was amazed when She gave birth in … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε Nativity Epistle Diocese of Western Europe 2018.
Nativity Epistle to all faithful of the Russian True Orthodox Church in the Russia and in the Diaspora. Dear Archpastors, most reverent shepherds, diligent monks, and God-loving flock of the Russian True Orthodox Church! I congratulate you all on the Nativity of our Lord God Jesus Christ! St. John the Theologian says in his Gospel: … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε Nativity Epistle of Most Reverend Tikhon, Archbishop of Omsk and Siberia, 2018..
The Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical – Precursor of both Ecumenism and the Calendar Change Cover page of the Encyclical of 1920 We know that the years 1919-1920 had a great significance for the heretical movement of Ecumenism. During these two years, John C. Rockefeller Jr. began to drastically sponsor the Ecumenical Movement. In Constantinople at … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε The Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical of 1920 – The Heresy Behind the Calendar Change.
The Fruits of a Schism Last month (October 2018), the Agafangel Synod deposed two of its bishops (Archbishop Andronik of Canada, and Archbishop Sophroni of St. Petersburg, Russia), and summoned the suspended Abbot Andrei (Erastov) from Australia. Why is this important to the Orthodox Faithful? Because the kaleidoscopic deceit of this synod continues to spin … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε The Fruits of a Schism by Protopresbyter Victor Melehov.
In the name of the Holy Life-Giving Undivided Trinity, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, One God. Amen! We believe in one God, creator of heaven and earth, of all things seen and unseen, known in three persons Father, Son and Holy Spirit, the homoousion and undivided Trinity. We confess that which the Holy Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed, … Συνεχίστε να διαβάζετε What We Believe.