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American actor Hugh Jackman is reportedly being considered for a role in one of the new productions.
What do Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and parliament speaker Oleksandr Turchynov have in common with members of a satanic religious sect based in central Ukraine? They are all part of a broad movement to destroy the Russian Orthodox Church, according to Russia's leading state-run broadcaster.
FINNISH MONK, AUTHOR OF 500-PAGE BOOK ON ARMENIA: 'I NEVER ENCOUNTERED SUCH BEAUTY ANYWHERE' 14:45 19/08/2014 >> SOCIETY Finnish monk, Professor of Theology Serafim Seppala has for years been studying the Armenian culture and history and has a number of publications on this topic, among them a 500-page book on Armenian art and culture; he is ... (more)
THE CHRISTIANS OF IRAQ AND SYRIA The Economist Aug 19 2014 UNTIL they fell victim to the Islamist advance across northern Iraq, few in the West knew much about the Yazidis, practitioners of an ancient, secretive religion which reveres the Peacock Angel as the chief among seven angels to whom God has entrusted the world.
Pope Francis returned to Vatican on Monday after ending his five-day visit to Korea.
With the blessings of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, the Order of Saint Andrew was pleased to have His Grace Bishop Gregory of Nyssa, of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA, as its retreat master for the 11th Annual Archon Lenten Retreat, March 21-22, 2014.
Hellenes across America tuning in for the latest on air news, searching cutting edge web publications, tapping online resources for travel tips or just perusing a magazine feature article have most definitely come across the name or face of a former recipient of the Peter Agris Memorial Journalism Scholarships.
Jewish leaders across Europe are split when it come to the severity of what many see as a growing crisis for Jews in Europe.
Kyiv, Ukraine, Aug 19, 2014 / 04:02 am .- The newly elected head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church - Moscow Patriarchate must decide whether that Church can be independent from Russia, Ukraine's eastern neighbor with which it is in conflict, analysts say.
This war memorial, located in front of Deer Lodge Centre, shows a soldier being carried into heaven by an angel, an example of the intersection of religion and war.
The demand for a fresh enquiry into Lac-Mgantic Train disaster in Canada is gaining momentum.
A former Israeli police officer said he saw the suicide bombing that would leave him a quadriplegic unfolding on a Jerusalem bus in 2003 but reacted an instant too late, as a closely watched terrorism suit against Jordan's Arab Bank began Monday in Brooklyn.
Video records of children who are learning how to shoot replica Kalashnikovs in a mountain camp of an unrecognized Orthodox Church triggered a debate in Serbia about abuse and protecting the youngest.
A haredi high-school in Jerusalem teaching both religious studies and a general education to its pupils currently has no premises at which to teach for the coming academic year.
At the root of most heresy is the question of the character of Christ. Most heresy in some way perverts the Biblical teaching on who Christ is or the nature of His work in redemption.
A former Australian school principal is to be extradited from Israel to face charges alleged sex abuse crimes committed against pupils at an ultra-Orthodox girls school in Melbourne after being arrested on Sunday evening.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 12:21 am
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