March 20, 2017
March 9, 2017
[Episcopal News Service] Over the years, Episcopalians and Anglicans have lived out the Gospel’s call in many ways, celebrated and unknown. They have taken that call to the streets and into the halls of government, some achieving worldwide notoriety while others might be unknown to large parts of the Church. Here are just a few examples.
To ‘awaken the civic conscience.’
March 8, 2017
March 6, 2017
His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, delivered the homily at the celebration of Vespers marking the Sunday of Orthodoxy at Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral here March 5, 2017. Welcoming Metropolitan Tikhon was His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese...
March 3, 2017
- The B'nai B'rith World Center and the Committee to Recognize the Heroism of Jews who Rescued Fellow Jews During the Holocaust (JRJ) will confer their joint "Jewish Rescuer's Citation" upon Naftali Backenroth-Bronicki who risked his life saving Jews from deportation and extermination during the Holocaust in Drohovitz, Poland. The citations will be conferred at a ceremony on March 7 at Beit Hatfutsot – Museum of the Jewish People in Tel Aviv, Israel at 18:30 (local...
February 16, 2017
- The International Center for Religious Freedom and Public Affairs at Collonges-sous-Salève is the first of its kind, and will teach students how to represent the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the public sector.
February 14, 2017
It is with deep love, respect and heartfelt thanksgiving that we mark the 13th Anniversary of the Episcopal Consecration of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, who was consecrated at Saint Tikhon of Zadonsk Monastery Church, South Canaan, PA on February 14, 2004.
On behalf of the Holy Synod of Bishops and the clergy, monastics and faithful of the Orthodox Church in America, we assure Metropolitan Tikhon of our...
February 9, 2017
- B'nai B'rith World Center And The Committee To Recognize The Heroism Of Jews Who Rescued Fellow Jews During The Holocaust (JRJ) To Remember Brave French Jews
The B'nai B'rith World Center and the Committee to Recognize the Heroism of Jews who Rescued Fellow Jews During the Holocaust (JRJ) will confer their joint Jewish Rescuers Citation upon nine rescuers who risked their lives in France saving Jews from deportation and extermination during the...
January 25, 2017
The three Galperin brothers: Wolf (bottom left), Shlomo and Feive (standing) in Vilna, 1965. All three, along with their father Yehezkel, were in the Landsberg Concentration Camp together when Wolf broke away to join his youngest brother Shlomo and 129 other children in what he expected would be their last moments before...