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ISIS Attack on Mount Sinai Holy Monastery Leaves 1 Dead, 4 Injured

An Islamic State attack on the police outpost of the Hagia Aikaterini Holy Monastery on Mount Sinai left one dead and four injured on...

After 200 Years Restoration Work Finally Begins on Jesus’ Tomb in Jerusalem

Finally after years of disputes the long-awaited conservation and restoration project on Jesus' Tomb where he was buried before his resurrection has begun. On Tuesday,...

Greek Community of Nigeria Celebrates Easter [video]

The Greek Community of Nigeria celebrated Easter the Greek way in Lagos. Lamb on the spit, red-dyed eggs and all traditional Easter delicacies were...

ISIS Destroys Oldest Orthodox Monastery in Iraq

The Monastery of Agios Ilias (St Elijah) in Mosul which operated as a place of worship for Orthodox Christians in the region for over...

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...

Kidnapped Orthodox Bishops ‘Remain Captured’ in Syria

The two kidnapped Orthodox bishops are still being held, according to sources that spoke to Al Jazeera, denying earlier reports that they had been...