Posts Tagged ‘Greek Orthodox church’

His Eminence Metropolitan Myron arrives in New Zealand Comments 0

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

His Eminence Metropolitan Myron has arrived in New Zealand for his enthronement. He was elected Metropolitan of New Zealand by the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate at the end of May, following the retirement of Metropolitan Amphilochios Tsoukos. Continue reading Related Posts:Ta’u Pupu’a: from football player to…Indigenous Global Ecumenical Gathering meets in New ZealandChurch Read more

Turkish shepherd family protects Greek Orthodox Church for decades Comments 0

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

A Turkish shepherd and his family’s protection of a Greek Orthodox church is saving it from looting and the weather. The church in northern Turkey’s Giresun province used to serve a large community. It was abandoned following the population exchange between Greece and Turkey. The exchange involved about two million people (around 1.3 million Anatolian Read more