Tag: Orthodox

Russia buries latest priest to die from coronavirus

Despite the patriarch's call, most churches in Moscow, including Molchanov's, remained open until mid-April before Russia's consumer health watchdog, a government agency, issued an order to shut them.

Photos: Pope warns of divisive ideologies in homage to Communist-era martyrs

Pope Francis warned against any new ideological attempt to sow fear or division in society on Sunday as he paid tribute to Christians in...

Greek Cypriots mark epiphany with rare vigil to ghost town fringe

Hundreds of Greek Cypriots marked the religious holiday of Epiphany on Sunday in a rare vigil to the fringes of an abandoned town wrecked...