St Mary’s Hollywood – Priest Ordered to Evacuate

FINLEY AVENUE—The siege of St Mary’s of the Angels Church in Los Feliz may be drawing to a conclusion after Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael P. Linfield ordered Father Kelley to vacate the church premises by midnight Oct. 31st. According to Canon Tony Morello, a separate ecclesiastical inquiry held Oct. 11th, found Kelley guilty…

All Saints

O Almighty God, who hast knit together thine elect in one communion and fellowship, in the mystical body of thy Son Christ our Lord; Grant us grace so to follow thy blessed Saints in all virtuous and godly living, that we may come to those unspeakable joys which thou hast prepared for those who unfeignedly…

Armenian Church Reportedly Burned Down in Aleppo

The St. Gevorg church in Aleppo’s Armenian-populated district of Nor Kyugh was set ablaze on Monday, reported Tert.am, quoting a representative of the local Armenian prelacy. Speaking to the online paper, the spokesman, Zhirayr Reisian, confirmed that the church had become a target of rebels and that it had almost been reduced to ashes. Reisian…

The Olive Harvest

SourceFlix:   Fall is olive harvesting season in Israel.  And in the West Bank, still today, olives are harvested in the ancient way with harvesters all over the countryside taking up rods and sticks, beating the trees to knock the olives from their branches as you will see in this video short.  But, why is…