Greek Orthodox Church in Israel ‘Sells Ancient Roman Amphitheater’

The Roman Amphitheater and the hippodrome in the ancient Israeli coastal city of Caesarea have been sold off, in secret, to a mysterious overseas...

Greek Bishop Battles Cholera in Congo

The Bishop of Brazzaville and Gabon, His Grace Panteleimon (Congo), of the Patriarchate of Alexandria and all Africa, has joined the battle against cholera...

Greece Says Hostage Held in Nigeria Has Been Killed

A Greek hostage who was abducted along with six others in Nigeria in February by a Nigerian Islamist group is believed to be dead,...

Greek Orthodox Patriarch Congratulates Kuwait Amir on UN Honoring

His Eminence Patriarch John X Yazigi of the Antioch Greek Orthodox Patriarchate congratulated His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for being...

Assad Welcomes New Patriarch of Antioch

Syrian President Bashar Assad, trying to crush rebels and accused of ordering operations that led to the mass murder of thousands of civilians, including...
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What Will The Pope and Ecumenical Patriarch Discuss in Their Historic Meeting?

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Pope Francis will have three historical meetings to honor their predecessors and discuss a variety of world issues on May 25...

Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Aleppo Kidnapped

Two Aleppian bishops were kidnapped by Syrian rebels in the outskirts of the city Monday evening, Lebanon’s National News Agency reported. The Christian clergy members...

Archaeologists Believe They Uncovered the House of Jesus

Archaeologists claim they have made a huge discovery by locating the house where Jesus -- the central figure in Greek Orthodox religion -- was born and...

Patriarch of Alexandria: Pray For All

In an exclusive statement to Real.gr, the Patriarch of Alexandria, Theodore, expressed his anxiety about the difficult times Egypt is experiencing, while at the...

Heliopolis’ Basilica of Virgin Mary Celebrates Centennial Anniversary

Greeks living in Cairo have reason to rejoice on October 30 as a historic Greek church celebrates its centennial anniversary. The Basilica of the...