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The new informative pamphlet about the Patriarchal Network

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

February 16, 2017

The new informative pamphlet about the Patriarchal Network

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Forum on modern slavery and the exploitation of human beings

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

News Release
February 11, 2017

Forum on modern slavery and the exploitation of human beings

In Constantinople,  the Queen of Cities, a very important  forum on modern slavery and the exploitation of human beings took place between the 6th

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Participation in the 32nd Conference of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

Participation in the 32nd Conference of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers

Within the framework of the working relations that have been established between the Patriarchal Network and the Pontifical Council for Heat

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Collaboration with members of the staff of the Holy Metropolis of Rhodes

Friday, October 14, 2016

Collaboration with members of the staff of the Holy Metropolis of Rhodes

On the 14th of October, Fr. Stavros traveled to Rhodes where he met with His Eminence Kyrillos, Metropolitan of Rhodes, and members of the staff of the Holy Metropolis.

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The Coordinator of the Patriarchal Network met with His All-Holiness

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

The Coordinator of the Patriarchal Network met with His All-Holiness 

Fr.

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ANNOUNCEMENT - Meeting of the Central Steering Committee of the Network of the Ecumenical Patriarchate for Pastoral Health Care at the Patriarchate

Sunday, February 14, 2016

ANNOUNCEMENT

Meeting of the Central Steering Committee of the Network of the Ecumenical Patriarchate for Pastoral Health Care at the Patriarchate

On Saturday February 13, 2016, the membe

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Conference: “The End of Life in Cancer: the shiver of boarders”

Thursday, June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015

Announcement

We would like to inform you that during the Conference “The End of Life in Cancer: the shiver of boarders” that is taking place between the Read more...

Social Media Announcement

Monday, June 30, 2014

Announcement
June 30, 2014

Dear friends of the “Patriarchal Network,”

We are pleased to inform you that the Network of the Ecumenical Patriarchate for Pastoral Health Care continues to seek out improved channels with which to provide you with more updated communication and infor

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Conference in Crete on Suicide

Friday, February 07, 2014

Conference in Crete on Suicide
February 7, 2014

Video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whVPuWh43TI  

On Friday, February 7, 2014  the Orthodox Academy of Crete, in collaboration with the Net

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The Ecumenical Patriarch visited the Center for Health on Mt. Athos

Sunday, October 27, 2013

October 18, 2013

The Ecumenical Patriarch visited the Center for Health on Mt. Athos

During his visit to Mt.

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The Organizations “Apostoli” and “Karellion Center for Alzheimer’s Join their efforts

Friday, September 06, 2013

Thursday August 8, 2013

The Organizations “Apostoli” and “Karellion Center for Alzheimer’s Join their efforts

Signing of Agreement will foster better care

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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew hosted a dinner for the Paraplegics of Turkey

Thursday, August 01, 2013

July 30, 2013

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew hosted a dinner for the Paraplegics of Turkey

His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew hosted a dinner (iftar) on the 29th of July for the Paraplegics of Turkey - «Türkiye Omurilik Felçlileri

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The Patriarchal Network and the Institute of St. John Damascus in Tripoli, Lebanon

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

July 5, 2013

The Patriarchal Network and the Institute of St.

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Supper with the Committee Members of the European Network

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

June 6, 2013

Supper with the Committee Members of the European Network

The Members of the Committee of the European Network for Health Care Chaplaincy (ENHCC) met in Athens between the 3rd and the 6th of June 2013.

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Educational Seminar for underprivileged children and women

Friday, April 26, 2013

April 26, 2013

Educational Seminar for underprivileged children and women

The Institute of “Ormylia”, Center of Panagia Philanthropini”, in conjunction with the School of Medicine and Nursing of

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Community Medical Center in Kisamos, Crete

Monday, April 22, 2013

April 8, 2013

Community Medical Center in Kisamos, Crete

The Annousakio Institute of the Metropolis of Kisamos Crete, together with Medical Association of Chania an

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The Metropolis of San Francisco held the first Retreat for Health Care Professionals of the Bay Area

Monday, April 22, 2013

The Metropolis of San Francisco held the first Retreat for Health Care Professionals of the Bay Area


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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew states in his catechetical homily for the beginning of Great lent that “ …love without offering the necessary material and spiritual goods to those whom we love is but an empty word”.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

2013 Catechetical Homily of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew for the beginning of Great Lent

3/12/2013

† B A R T H O L O M E W
By the Mercy of God Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome

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The University of Padova announces an intensive European bioethics course concerning “Ethics of Pediatric Research”

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Intensive European Bioethics Course “Ethics of Pediatric Research”

(Padova, Italy, May 13-15, 2013)

The Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology, and the Department of Woman and Child Health, University of Padova, announce

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Retreat for Health Care Workers

Thursday, March 07, 2013

March 4, 2013

Retreat for Health Care Workers

The Greek Orthodox Metropolis of San Francisco, in cooperation with the Network of the Ecumenical Patriarchate for Pastoral Health Care  is organizing a retreat for Orthodox Christian health care workers

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The Annousakeio Therapeudic Institute continues its contribution to the Community Kisamos, Crete

Saturday, January 19, 2013

January 17, 2013

The Annousakeio Therapeudic Institute continues its contribution to the Community Kisamos, Crete

Food, medicine, clothing, beds and mother material was given to those that suffer various illness in the area of Kisamos, Crete.

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2013 Proclaimed Year of Global Solidarity

Thursday, December 27, 2012

December 26, 2012

2013 Proclaimed Year of Global Solidarity

From this sacred See and Center of Orthodoxy, we proclaim the impending new year as the Year of Global Solidarity... Read more...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew On the Tragic Events at Sandy Hook Elementary School

Thursday, December 20, 2012

December 19, 2012

 Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew On the Tragic Events at Sandy Hook Elementary School 

 

  

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Women of Faith - The Philoptochos Society

Monday, December 17, 2012

December 14, 2012

Women of Faith - The Philoptochos Society

Eighty-one years ago in 1931, the Philoptochos was founded in the Greek Orthodox Church as a philanthropic organization to benefit the poor and disadvantaged.

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The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate enrolled St. Nikephoros the Leper (+1964) amongst the Saints.

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

December 3, 2012

The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate enrolled St. Nikephoros the Leper (+1964) amongst the Saints.

St. Nikephoros (Nicholas Tzanakakis) was born in a village outside of Chania, Crete. His parents died when he was 13 years old.

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The Conclusions of the 12th Consultation of the European Network of Health Care Chaplaincy

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

December 1, 2012

The Conclusions of the 12th Consultation of the European Network of Health Care Chaplaincy

The conclusions of the 12th Consultation of the European Network of Health Care Chaplaincy and all the events that took place during this meetin

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Archbishop Demetrios visits storm ravaged areas in Staten Island, NY

Thursday, November 08, 2012

November 6, 2012

ARCHBISHOP DEMETRIOS VISITS STORM RAVAGED AREAS IN STATEN ISLAND, NY

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Encyclical of Archbishop Demetrios of America for the Feast of the Holy Unmercenaries, Saints Cosmas and Damian

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox Communities, the Distinguished Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the Day, Afternoon, and Church Schools, the Philoptochos Sisterhoods, the Youth, the Hellenic Organizations, and the entire Greek Orthodox Family in America Read more...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at Baloukli Home for the Elderly

Monday, November 05, 2012

November 5, 2012

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at Baloukli Home for the Elderly

 On the 1st of November, His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew presided over the Divine Liturgy celebrated at the Church of Saints Co

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The latest activities by Annousakeio Hospital of the Holy Metropolis of Kisamou and Selinou Crete

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Playing an important role in society and in the region of Chania, the Annousakeio Hospital of Kisamou organizes community services and undertakes urgent social needs and problems. Read more...

Metropolitan Methodios hosted Boston area religious leaders at the Metropolis to discuss the issue of Physician Assisted Suicide

Thursday, October 18, 2012

On October 9, 2012 Metropolitan Methodios hosted Boston area religious leaders at the Metropolis to discuss the issue of Physician Assisted Suicide. Read more...

Ormylia Foundation received scientific recognition

Thursday, October 18, 2012

The Ormylia Foundation received scientific recognition for its breast cancer program that serves women from the Muslim communities in Thrace. These populations include Pomaks, Roma and Turkish speaking groups. Read more...

Workshop: “Medical Care for under privilege children”

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

A medical training workshop will take place at the Ormylia Foundation Center of Panagia Philanthropini 27 & 28 September 2012 with the theme: “Medical Care for under privilege children”. This is an activity that will take place in the context of the developing partnership between the Ormylia Foundation and the University of Pennsylvania Medical and Nursing Schools and the Philadelphia Children’s Hospital. The workshop is being supported also by the US Embassy in Athens. Read more...

The 12th Consultation of the European Network for Health Care Chaplaincy

Monday, June 11, 2012

The 12th Consultation of the European Network for Health Care Chaplaincy was held in Mennorode, Neitherlands between the 6th and 10th of June, 2012. Read more...

Δ' Πανελλήνιο Συνέδριο για τους Κληρικούς των Ιερών Μητροπόλεων της Εκκλησίας της Ελλάδος

Monday, March 01, 2010

Πραγματοποιήθηκε την 1η Μαρτίου 2010, ημέρα Δευτέρα, με μεγάλη επιτυχία, στο Διορθόδοξο Κέντρο της Ιεράς Μονής Πεντέλης, το Δ' Πανελλήνιο Συνέδριο για τους Κληρικούς των Ιερών Μητροπόλεων της Εκκλησίας της Ελλάδος που υπηρετούν στα Νοσηλευτικά Ιδρύματα της Χώρας με θέμα: «Η ΠΟΙΜΑΝΤΙΚΗ ΔΙΑΚΟΝΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΕΚΚΛΗΣΙΑΣ ΣΤΑ ΝΟΣΗΛΕΥΤΙΚΑ ΙΔΡΥΜΑΤΑ». Read more...

Βιοηθικές θέσεις του Μητροπολίτου Γέροντος Εφέσου κυρού Χρυσοστόμου

Friday, February 19, 2010

Κυκλοφόρησε από τις εκδόσεις «Μυγδονια» το νέο βιβλίο του Αρχιμανδρίτη του Οικουμενικού Θρόνου κ. Μακαρίου Γρινιεζακη με τίτλο: «Βιοηθικες θέσεις του Μητροπολίτου Γέροντος Εφέσου κυρού Χρυσοστόμου». Read more...

Σύγχρονη Μονάδα Αιμοκάθαρσης εγκανίασε ο Οικουμενικός Πατριάρχης

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

H απονομή από τον Πρόεδρο της Δημοκρατίας κ. Κάρολο Παπούλια των Βραβείων "Νησίδες Ποιότητας 2009" έγινε σήμερα, 26 Νοεμβρίου 2009, σε ειδική Τελετή στο Μέγαρο της Παλαιάς Βουλής. Read more...

Απονομή από τον Πρόεδρο της Δημοκρατίας κ. Κάρολο Παπούλια των Βραβείων "Νησίδες Ποιότητας 2009" στην Εθελοντική Διακονία Ασθενών της Ι. Αρχιεπισκοπής Αθηνών

Friday, November 27, 2009

H απονομή από τον Πρόεδρο της Δημοκρατίας κ. Κάρολο Παπούλια των Βραβείων "Νησίδες Ποιότητας 2009" έγινε σήμερα, 26 Νοεμβρίου 2009, σε ειδική Τελετή στο Μέγαρο της Παλαιάς Βουλής. Read more...

OCAMPR Offers Pan-Orthodox Conference on Care for Severely Challenged Patients

Monday, August 03, 2009

The 2009 Annual Conference of Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion (OCAMPR) will focus on Care for the Severely Challenged Patient. Presentations at the conference will review the needs of patients with chronic illnesses and severe and persisting trauma from a pastoral, medical, and psychotherapeutic perspective. Read more...

Μητρόπολη Γορτύνης Πορεία των μελετών για την ανέγερση μονάδας φροντίδας ηλικιωμένων

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Συνάντηση είχε σήμερα Δευτέρα 5 Μαΐου, 2009, η Νομάρχης Ηρακλείου κ. Βαγγελιώ Σχοιναράκη - Ηλιάκη με τον Μητροπολίτη Γορτύνης και Αρκαδίας κ. Μακάριο (Εκκλησία της Κρήτης). Read more...

Εὐρωπαϊκό πρόγραμμα Leonardo Da Vinci καί Ἀννουσάκειο Ἴδρυμα

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Το Αννουσάκειο Ίδρυμα της Ιεράς Μητρόπολης Κισάμου και Σελίνου , στα πλαίσια των διακρατικών συνεργασιών του με εταίρους ομόλογους και σχετικούς με το αντικείμενο του φορείς από το εξωτερικό , εδώ και εννέα χρόνια αναπτύσσει δράσεις με ευρωπαϊκή διάσταση, σε θέματα υγείας και φροντίδας ηλικιωμένων ατόμων. Read more...

In the Face of Death. Professionals Who Care for the Dying and the Bereaved

Friday, April 03, 2009

the Face of Death explores the experiences of health care professionals who care for the seriously ill, dying, and bereaved. In this book, Danai Papadatou offers a practical approach to caregiving, as well as a breadth and depth of insight into both the patient's and the caregiver's responses to death. Read more...

Annousakeio Foundation of the Holy Metropolis of Kissamos and Selino

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

The Annousakeio Foundation of the Holy Metropolis of Kissamos and Selino in the context of trans-national cooperation with partners and counterparts and supporters from abroad for the past nine years have been developing activities within European dimension in the field of health and elderly care. Read more...

Invitation for Panagia Philanthropini in Ormylia, Halkidiki

Thursday, March 05, 2009

”Panagia Philanthropini” in Ormylia, Halkidiki to participate at the event on health education and information to the rural population for measures to protect against avian influenza, organized in cooperation with the Institute “Prolipsis”. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Athena Linou, Associate Professor of Athens Medical School and Vice President of the National Medicines Agency Read more...

Με απόφαση Βαρθολομαίου δωρεά ακινήτου για νοσοκομείο

Friday, February 27, 2009

Ολοκληρώθηκε η διαδικασία μεταβίβασης του οικοπέδου που παραχώρησε η Ιερά Μητρόπολη Καρπάθου προς την Β’ Υγειονομική Περιφέρεια Πειραιώς και Νήσων προς τον Δήμο Καρπάθου, προκειμένου να ανεγερθεί ένα νέο νοσοκομείο στο νησί Read more...

1st International Conference for Pastoral Health Care of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

With the decision of the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the 1st International Conference for Pastoral Health Care of the Ecumenical Patriarchate. The Conference will take place in Rhodes between the 8th and 13th of October 2008. Representative clergy from all the Metropolises throughout the world that belong to the Ecumenical Patriarchate will attend, together with representatives from the Churches of Greece, Cyprus, Albania and other pastoral health care providers. Also attending the conference will be representatives from other denominations. President of the Conference will be His Eminence Metropolitan Kyrillos of Rhodes. Read more...

Deliberations of the 1st International Conference for Pastoral Health Care of the Ecumenical Patriarchate successfully concluded

Sunday, October 12, 2008

The deliberations of the 1st International Conference for Pastoral Health Care of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, which took place in Rhodes, Greece, between the 8th and the 12th of October, have been successfully concluded. The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate had appointed His Eminence, Metropolitan Kyrillos of Rhodes as President of the Conference, who hosted the event in his Metropolis. Read more...