Category Archives: orthodox

Tired of Hobby Lobby?


  LCMS Lutherans give a Christian view Care about religious freedom? LCMS Lutherans join with Roman Catholics, Orthodox, and other Christians weighing in on  this important decision. Fr. Orthohippo Office of the President, Official Statements, Pressroom LCMS Why tomorrow’s Supreme … Continue reading

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Assyrian Orthodox Patriarch Dies in Germany


AINA News Posted 2014-03-21 19:47 GMT Germany (AINA) — His Holiness Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, Patriarch of the Assyrian Orthodox Church, died Friday morning from a heart attack in a hospital in the city of Kiel in Germany. He was … Continue reading

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Ukrainian crisis may split Russian Orthodox Church


MOSCOW (RNS) As Russian troops massed on Ukraine’s border and a controversial secession vote in Crimea approaches Sunday (March 16), Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church called for prayers “that brothers of one faith and one blood never bring … Continue reading

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Ever wonder about differences between Western and Eastern Christianity?


Here is an article showing some significant differences between Latin (Western, Roman, Protestant) Christianity and Greek (Eastern, Orthodoxy) Christianity. Good article.  Fr. Orthohippo An Orthodox Perspective on Alien Life November 17, 2013 by Gabe Martini This is an essay that … Continue reading

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Orthodox Churches Will Hold First Ecumenical Council In 1,200 Years In Istanbul


Reuters  | by  Dasha Afanasieva and Tom Heneghan ISTANBUL, March 9 (Reuters) – Patriarchs of the world’s 250 million Orthodox Christians ended a rare summit in Istanbul on Sunday calling for a peaceful end to the crisis in Ukraine and denouncing … Continue reading

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Kenneth Copeland, Anglican Bishop Tony Palmer, and Pope Francis all on the same page.


Here is a request from a former Lutheran, journeyed charismatic evangelical, and currently retired Anglican priest. No matter your place in our Christian body, this message from Kenneth Copeland, Bishop Tony Palmer, and Pope Francis will shake your expectations and … Continue reading

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An Invasion, a country divided in two, possible peace thanks to Pope Francis


In  July, 1974, Turkish troops invaded Cyprus under the pretext it was to restore property injustice and persecution. The island was cut in half. I arrived at the Larnaca airport in 1975 on the anniversary of that invasion. Over the … Continue reading

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