Unprecedented: Pope Francis, Russian Patriarch Kirill to meet in Cuba to heal 1,000yr rift
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill, is to meet his Roman Catholic counterpart, Pope Francis, during a historic visit to Latin America. The groundbreaking meeting is to ...
Greek Orthodox Church
The name Greek Orthodox Church (Monotonic Greek: Ελληνορθόδοξη Εκκλησία, Polytonic: Ἑλληνορθόδοξη Ἑκκλησία, Ellinorthódoxi Ekklisía, [elinorˈθoðoksi ekliˈsia]) is a term referring to the body of sever...
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Russian Orthodox Church
37°37′45″E / 55.71111°N 37.62917°E / 55.71111; 37.62917The Russian Orthodox Church (ROC; Russian: Русская Православная Церковь, Russkaya Pravoslavnaya Tserkov), alternati...
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Serbian Orthodox Christians
The Serbian Orthodox Church (Serbian: Српска православна црква / Srpska pravoslavna crkva) is one of the autocephalous Orthodox Christian churches. It is the second oldest Slavic Orthodox Church i...
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Theophilos Kairis
Theophilos Kairis (or Kaires; 19 October 1784 – 13 January 1853, Greek: Θεόφιλος Καΐρης; baptismal name Θωμᾶς, Thomas) was a Greek priest, philosopher and revolutionary. He was born in Andros, C...
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Glafcos Clerides
Glafcos Ioannou Clerides (Greek: Γλαύκος Ιωάννου Κληρίδης; 24 April 1919 – 15 November 2013) was a Greek-Cypriot politician who served as the fourth President of Cyprus from 1993 to 2003. At the t...
Job Boretsky
Job Boretsky (Russian: Иов Борецкий; unknown, Bircza – 2 March 1631, Kiev) was a Ukrainian Orthodox metropolitan (official title – Metropolitan of Kiev, Galicia and All-Rus').He was known as an ou...
Makarios III
Makarios III (Greek: Μακάριος Γ΄), born Michail Christodoulou Mouskos (Greek: Μιχαήλ Χριστοδούλου Μούσκος; August 13, 1913 – August 3, 1977), was the archbishop and primate of the autocephalou...
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Stephen of Tbeti
Stepane Mtbevari (Georgian: სტეფანე მტბევარი) was a 10th-century hierarch of the Georgian Orthodox Church, religious writer and calligrapher. Mtbevari, "of T'beti", is the title indicating his hol...
Basil Mkalavishvili
Basil Mkalavishvili (Georgian: ბასილ მკალავიშვილი) – also known as Vasil Mkalavishvili (Georgian: ვასილ მკალავიშვილი) – is a laicized, Old Calendarist, Georgian Orthodox priest, the leader of ...
Ioannis Kapodistrias
Count Ioannis Antonios Kapodistrias (11 February 1776 – 9 October 1831), sometimes anglicized as John Capodistrias (Greek: Κόμης Ιωάννης Αντώνιος Καποδίστριας Komis Ioannis Antonios...
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Tom Carvel
Tom Carvel (July 14, 1906 – October 21, 1990), born Thomas A. Carvelas, was a Greek-born American businessman and entrepreneur known for the invention and promotion of soft ice cream in the northeaste...
Octavia Nasr
Octavia Nasr (Arabic: اوكتافيا نصر‎) is a Lebanese journalist who covers Middle East affairs. She served as CNN’s Senior Editor of Mideast affairs until her dismissal in July 2010 over her...
Damian (Kokoneshi)
Archbishop Damian (Albanian: Kryepeshkop Damian, secular name Dhimitër Kokoneshi; 1886 - October 8, 1973, Pogradec) was the bishop of the Orthodox Autocephalous Church of Albania from April 1966 u...
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