New Year Message 2017 By His Eminence Metropolitan AMBROSIOS of Korea

Crisis! Crisis of many natures—political, social, family, youth, environmental, economic! Crisis of institutions and values. Wars, refugees, famine, poverty, unemployment, terrorism, and the ongoing ecological destruction of our planet: This is the image of humanity in a global scale. How will we exit this deep crisis that torments our era?...

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CHRISTMAS MESSAGE 2016 By His Eminence Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea

CHRISTMAS MESSAGE 2016  (By His Eminence Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea) Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Lord, Once again, the grace and philanthropy of God has deemed us worthy to celebrate the great and joyous feast of Christmas. One may ask: “What do we actually celebrate at Christmas”? The answer...

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“…and he and his entire household rejoiced that he had become a believer in God.” (Acts 16:34)

Lydia the first Christian in Europe, “was baptized along with her household” (Acts 16:15), after she heard—with great attention—the preaching of the Apostle Paul when he visited the town of Philippi. According to tradition, the founder of the Church of Aegina, Crispus—who was the head of the synagogue—was baptized by...

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International Symposium Orthodox Christianity & Contemporary Problems “The Challenges of Technology”

With the grace of God, the Orthodox Metropolis of Korea organized on Saturday, November 19, 2016 an International Symposium under the general theme: “Orthodoxy and Contemporary Problems. The Challenge of Technology. ” The topic of the International Symposium did not concern only scientists and experts, but anyone seriously interested in...

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2016 Schedule of Services at St. Nicholas Cathedral for Christmas

Friday, 23 Dec.        9:00~10:30 am        Service of the Royal Hours 5:00-6:15 pm         9th Hour, Great Vespers   Saturday, 24 Dec.    9:00~10:00 am       Matins 10:00~ 11:15am      Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom 5:00~6:00 pm        Great Vespers   Sunday, 25 Dec.      8:45~10:00 am       Matins for the Feast of...

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