Greek Church


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Greek Church

n.
The Eastern Orthodox Church.

Greek Church

n
(Eastern Church (Greek & Russian Orthodox)) another name for the Greek Orthodox Church
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Greek Church - state church of GreeceGreek Church - state church of Greece; an autonomous part of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Eastern Church, Eastern Orthodox, Eastern Orthodox Church, Orthodox Catholic Church, Orthodox Church - derived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine rites
Greek Catholic - a member of the Greek Orthodox Church
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I got separated from the rest, and wandered about alone, until late in the afternoon, when I entered a Greek church to see what it was like.
The people are mostly pagans; their houses and towns full of idols; and their way of living wholly barbarous, except in the cities and villages near them, where they are Christians, as they call themselves, of the Greek Church: but have their religion mingled with so many relics of superstition, that it is scarce to be known in some places from mere sorcery and witchcraft.
"Our church is not a Russian church or a Greek church; we are a parish of the Orthodox Church in America, and our congregation is very diverse," explained Fr.
"We are convinced that the Greek state and the blessed Greek Church can play a leading role in the reunion and joining of ranks among the Orthodox family across the world," Yazigi said.
Mr Christodoulou's dad is Greek, and his son's wake will take place today at Christakis restaurant on Smithdown Road in Wavertree following a funeral service at the Greek Church in Toxteth.
They believe that, thus far, the Greek Church has ignored the MOC-OA, in solidarity with the Serbian Church, and had a rigid position about the adjective "Macedonian" in the name of the MOC.
The Romfea agency of the Greek Church said Wednesday that the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate met to table the letter from the Macedonian Orthodox Church-Ohrid Archbishopric (MOC-OA) in which MOC-OA says it wants its name to change to Ohrid Archbishopric.
Ten meters further on, up a flight of steps, the Greek Church of the Holy Face and St.
In defence of the current name stood the Macedonian Orthodox Church demanding termination of negotiations, just as the Greek Church demanded some time ago.
The Patriarch of Greek Church of Alexandria said he was most optimistic over meeting of Muslim and Christian scholars in Sudan , calling on Muslim imams and priests to go out to meet people and to call them for peace and peaceful religious co-existence .