(AP) — Ukraine’s president on Saturday signed a bill that orders the Ukrainian Orthodox Church to change its name to reflect its ties to Moscow.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Building interreligious dialogue has been one of the pope’s top priorities.
(RNS) There was no shortage of controversy leading up to the Pan-Orthodox Council. In the end, cooler and more charitable heads prevailed.
(RNS) The Orthodox churches were supposed to be only months away from their first major council since the year 787.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis on Friday said the international community has not done enough to find a solution to the Syrian conflict, and said the country’s Christians had been united by “the blood of the martyrs” lost in war.
Video courtesy Al Jazeera After decades of suppression, the Russian Orthodox Church appears to be back in favour with the country's leadership.