Greek Church “Must Assume Responsibility” During Feast of Epiphany

The Church must assume responsibility in preventing the spread of Covid-19, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis told Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos on...

Greek Priest Arrested for Defying Covid Restrictions at Church

A Greek priest was arrested at a monastery near Larissa on Sunday for defying the coronavirus restrictions and conducting the liturgy with dozens of...

Greek Church Defies Governmental Closures

The Greek Church, after a decision by the holy Synod, stood defiant on Monday after a governmental decree ordered them to shut their doors...

Greek Metropolitan Investigated for Vaccine Comments

A Greek metropolitan for the diocese of Kythera made comments last Sunday in church that have spurred an investigation by the local prosecutor in...

Greek Bishop Dies from the Coronavirus in Thessaloniki

Greek bishop Serapheim passed away after suffering from the coronavirus at a Thessaloniki hospital in the early hours of Tuesday. He was sixty-one years of...
Greek Priest Warns Mask Objector

Greek Priest Expels Mask-less Churchgoers

A Greek priest expelled several faithful who were not wearing masks from the church of  Agios Nikolaos in Flario, Kalamata, during a liturgy on...

“Athos Digital Heritage” Makes Mount Athos Treasures Accessible to All

Mount Athos' religious and cultural treasures can now be accessed by people all over the world through the Athos Digital Heritage platform, after the...

Greek Priest Fined for Celebrating Liturgy After Government Ban

An ugly scene broke out in the northern Greek town in Chalkidiki this past weekend, after a priest celebrated the Liturgy in defiance of...

Greek Official Says PM Tested Negative; Warns Coronavirus Lockdown May be Extended

In his daily briefing on Thursday, Greek government spokesman Stelios Petsas warned the public that the new coronavirus measures will be strengthened to prevent...

Archbishop of All Greece Ieronymos Hospitalized with Covid-19

Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos was hospitalized on Thursday morning after testing positive for the coronavirus. The 82-year-old head of the Greek Church,...

Greek Church Slams “Neurotic” Focus on Holy Communion

The Holy Synod of the Church of Greece said on Monday that members of the media who allege that the coronavirus can be spread...

Bishop of Langadas, Thessaloniki Dies at 62 After Contracting COVID-19

Ioannis, the Bishop of Langadas in Thessaloniki, passed away on Sunday morning at the age of 62. The ecclesiastical figure was hospitalized on Friday, and...

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