The Bulgarian Church denies fake about “Patriarch’s stroke”

On April 15, 2021, His Beatitude Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria was hospitalized for regular medical examinations performed every year, the press service of the Holy Synod of the BOC reported. On the eve of the Patriarch’s hospitalization, rumors spread that he had suffered a stroke. However, the Holy Synod denied this. The Synod also reported that “upon admission to the hospital, His Holiness underwent a mandatory PCR test,” the result of which was negative. Views: 32

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Patriarch of Serbia received the Roman Catholic Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar

Patriarch of Serbia received the visit of Roman Catholic Archbishop and Metropolitan of Belgrade Stanislav Hocevar, in the Serbian Patriarchate on 14 April 2021. This reports orthodoxtimes. This was the first official visit of Archbishop Hovecar. He congratulated Patriarch Porfirije for the election and the enthronement to the throne of the primates of the Serbian Orthodox Church, expressing his dedication to the development of the friendly relations between the Roman Catholic Church and the Serbian Orthodox Church. Views: 40

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Pilgrims will not be allowed to Athos for Easter

The vice-governor of Athos decided to extend the ban on visiting the Holy Mountain until May 10. As reported by RIA Novosti, this is a ban on all pilgrimage trips to Athos for the entire period of Easter holidays. The authorities despite the fact that there were fewer patients over the past two weeks made this decision: repeated tests of monks in several monasteries of the Holy Mountain did not reveal any disease in them. Citizens of Athos – monks, government officials and monastery workers – will be able to…

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In Sadov, OCU raiders attacked the bedroom of the 5-year-old grandson of the UOC priest

Intimidation continues: at night in Sadovo, supporters of the OCU flooded the priest’s house with liquid manure, the press service of the Volyn eparchy of the UOC reports. “The calm sleep of a 5-year-old child with his mother at night turned into a real horror. The frightened boy was awakened by the sound of broken glass and the noise of an abandoned bucket, and then a smell spread through the room. As it turned out later – from the spilled manure. These were the realities of the night from 14…

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