Patriarch of Georgia sent birthday wishes to Patriarch Bartholomew

Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, Ilia II, sent a congratulations letter to Patriarch Bartholomew, dated March 1, 2021, on the 81st birthday of the Patriarch of Constantinople. “On behalf of the Georgian Orthodox Church and myself, I congratulate you on your birthday. I wish you a long and successful ministry for the benefit of the Orthodoxy in Your highest and most respected ministry. Your experience is especially important in these difficult times, full of challenges. In addition, I would like to thank you warmly for your greeting and gift,” wrote Catholicos-Patriarch…

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PCU community in Starobelsk “withered”

The cleric of the OCU, a former priest of the UOC Vladimir Maglena, told Donbass Today about how he moved “for freedom” to a new church structure. According to him, having learned about Vladimir’s transfer to the OCU, the keys to the church were taken from him, and the villagers signed against his decision. “They went around all the yards. Everyone signed against me. One person who did not subscribe was not my parishioner,” recalls Vladimir Maglena. After he gave the keys, the OCU community was formed in Starobelsk. There…

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Why is Kuraev lying about the situation in Abkhazia?

The trump card of the phanariots in Georgia and the Georgian nationalists is the alleged intention of the ROC to take Abkhazia away from the Georgian Church. Despite the fact that the ROC has repeatedly stated that Abkhazia is the territory of the GOC. Therefore, the other day, Andrei Kuraev came to the aid of the propaganda of Georgian nationalists. Georgian bishops and priests have not had access to Abkhazia since 1993, and the Ukrainian brainchild of Phanar “the OCU” was established in 2019. What prevented the ROC from taking…

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