Very simply, a Patriarch is the male leader of a family. It’s becoming painfully obvious that we are lacking male leadership in the home. Divorce rates are on the rise as they have been for some time and the amount of young boys and girls who are growing up without fathers is scary to even think about. Today I share three strategies for stepping into the role of Patriarch.
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew: The Ecumenical Patriarchate has been an ardent proponent of genuine efforts among Christians to overcome animosity and misunderstandings. The Patriarchate has called upon the churches to come out of their isolation and to enter into dialogue for the sake of reconciliation and the restoration of visibly unity.
From Forums of the Blessed Virgin Mary [translation]: The nuclear priesthood of Russian Orthodoxy. February 2022 has seen how a nation that calls itself Christian like Russia has invaded another nation, where 85% profess Christianity, one of the
A statement by Bartholomew about the difficulties Turkish authorities create for the Christian Orthodox community provokes an irate response from Turkey’s foreign minister. Turkey continues to subordinate the reopening of the Orthodox Theological Seminary in Halki to the opening of a mosque in Athens, Greece.