CHRISTMAS MESSAGE 2018

My beloved Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Having recently experienced the joy of the 4th Official Visit to Korea of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, we praise the Lord Who, through His ineffable mercy, deemed us worthy to experience this blessed ecclesiastical event. In a sense, this event was the preparation for...

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A Visit to the Salvation Army of Korea by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

On December 6, 2018, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople and New Rome, Bartholomew visited the Salvation Army of Korea found in central Seoul. He met with the local Salvation officials in the Myeong-dong district of Seoul and made a public statement of charity. He denounced the current consumerist...

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Reception Dinner held in honor of His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

On the evening of Friday, December 7, Bartholomew, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople and New Rome, who had just met with President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, returned to St. Nicholas Cathedral and joined in a farewell dinner with the faithful of the Orthodox Church in Korea. We congratulated and welcomed...

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East meets Far East – Orthodoxy in Korea

On Friday, December 7th, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the faithful of St. Nicholas Parish in Seoul had a reception dinner together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the construction of St. Nicholas cathedral. Traditional Korean musicians performed and Father Vissarion, moved by their performances, decided to play...

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