On The Turkish Invasion of Cyprus — Where is the Justice?

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Blog
On The Turkish Invasion of Cyprus — Where is the Justice?

By Father Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D. Hundreds of thousands of people are experiencing in Iraq today what we experienced in Cyprus forty years ago to the day — expulsion from our homes, the land of our ancestors, the graves of our parents and grandparents and the sanctuaries where we have worshipped for thousands of years. Forty years ago […]

Feast of All the Saints of Cyprus

Posted by on Oct 6, 2013 in Blog
Feast of All the Saints of Cyprus

The Church of Cyprus, in recent years, has dedicated the first Sunday of October to the many Saints connected with the island. Many historians and writers have called Cyprus the “Island of Saints” because of the numerous saints who were born there as well as the many who died there. Two-hundred and forty saints of Cyprus are known at the present time. While all saints of the island are commemorated, the list of two-hundredy forty does not include those yet recognized by the Church but already venerated by the people and those who are unknown …