Orthodox Church News
News on Orthodox Church continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post
The Greek Orthodox priest supports IDF enlistment and the integration of Christians into Israeli society; son attacked for upcoming enlistment.
What's the best route to energy independence?
Should smoking in public places be banned?
6 hrs ago | The Daily Star
The nuns said in the video released by Al-Jazeera that fierce shelling had forced them to leave the convent.
10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
In the first broadcast of her new investigative program on TV Channel 2, Miki Haimovich chose to deal with the housing problem in the haredi sector.
14 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The seizure of the 12 Greek Orthodox nuns and at least three other women is the latest attack to spark panic among Syria's Christians over the strength of al-Qaida-linked militants and other Islamic radicals in the nearly 3-year-old revolt against Assad's government.
14 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Yohanna al-Asher al-Yazeji, Greek Orthodox patriarch for the Levant, center, offers prayers for nuns held by rebels, at the Greek Orthodox Mariamiya Church in Damascus, Syria, Sunday Dec. 8, 2013.
17 hrs ago | Russia Beyond the Headlines
Fans of Putin and defenders of the Orthodox Church, Russia's biggest motorcycle club both lives up to and defies stereotypes.
Speaking on Huffpost Live a couple of days ago, Rick Warren compared Obamacare's contraception mandate to a law requiring Jewish deli owners to sell pork, saying that if the latter took place, "I would be out there with the rabbis protesting that.
A 21-year-old Nazareth man is suspected in the attack of the son of a Greek Orthodox priest who supports enlistment of Christian youth in the IDF.
Progovernment demonstrators deployed a new tactic Friday to counter protests in favor of European integration, marching through the capital, Kiev, to oppose homosexuality, which they said would accompany a greater European Union role in Ukrainian affairs.
A group of 13 Greek Orthodox nuns who were abducted by a jihadist militia that raided their town in Syria on December 1 Friday afternoon.
A group of Syrian Greek Orthodox nuns reportedly seized by rebels from a convent near Damascus denied in a video broadcast Friday that they had been kidnapped and said they were being held in a safe place.
According to the BBC , a quiet revolution is taking place among ultra-Orthodox women in Jerusalem.
Syrian rebels forcibly evacuated 12 nuns including the mother superior Pelagia Sayyaf from the Saint Tecla Orthodox convent in Maaloula Syrian Islamists affiliated with Al-Qaeda demanded the release of 1,000 female prisoners in exchange for the release of 12 kidnapped nuns .
Yet another phenomenon with a long paper trail in Islamic history has just taken place, even as the Western "mainstream" -- little acquainted with true history or reality -- dismisses it as an aberration.
Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.
Hundreds of haredi Orthodox protesters took part in a second day of demonstrations against the jailing of a yeshiva student who refused to present himself at an IDF enlistment center.