His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew visits the DMZ

On Saturday, December 8, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew visited the DMZ area of ​​Cheorwon-gun, Gangwon-do, South Korea. He shared in the pain that the division of the peninsula has brought to the Korean people. Together with Koreans he held a memorial service for those fallen during the Korean war...

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His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew celebrates Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of St. Nicholas Church in Seoul

His All Holiness Bartholomew Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople and New Rome celebrated Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy on the 5th and 6th of December, 2018, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of St. Nicholas Cathedral in Seoul. We give thanks to God for this great blessing....

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On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of St. Nicholas Cathedral, His All Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew celebrates Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy

His All Holiness Bartholomew Patriarch of Constantinople and New Rome celebrated Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy on the 5th and 6th of December, 2018, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of St. Nicholas Cathedral in Seoul. We give thanks to God for this great blessing. We...

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His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarchate Bartholomew lands in Korea.

His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarchate Bartholomew, Archbishop of Constantinople and New Rome, arrived at Incheon International Airport on Monday, December 3, and was warmly welcomed by His Eminence Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea and the faithful of St. Paul’s Orthodox Church of Incheon, South Korea. Thereafter, His All-Holiness traveled into Seoul where...

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The man who teaches Koreans Byzantine art

Sozos Yiannoudes (Cyprus, 1946) is a graduate of the School of Fine Arts. From 1972-2004 he taught fresco painting and portable icons technique in the Athens School of fine Art. In 2004 the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew honored him with the title of Grand Master for the 10 years of missionary...

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Symposium on the Βook: “Orthodox Icons: A Valuable Spiritual Treasure”, Sogang University – Seoul

On Friday, October 19, 2018 a Symposium was organized at Sogang University in Seoul for the two-volume work: “Orthodox Icons: A Valuable Spiritual Treasure”. The Symposium was  organized by Professor Jae-Young Kim. The author of the book, Metropolitan of Korea Ambrose, was  invited as a keynote speaker at the Symposium....

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