religion

15/02/2024

Synod’s VP: Bishops did not vote in respect of Balog

The Presidium of the Synod, the four bishops and the three chief elders present did not take part in Tuesday's vote. #religion #church
15/02/2024

Bishop Fekete asks Balog to resign as president of Synod

Bishop Fekete said that he had asked Balog "with a theologically-based argument" to reconsider his decision and resign as president of the Synod in view of the situation. #church #religion
13/02/2024

Hungarian bishop apologises over opinion given in support of presidential pardon

Reformed Bishop Zoltán Balog said on Tuesday that he had been asked to give his opinion and agreed with supporting a presidential pardon #religion #reformedchurch #church #president
12/02/2024

House Speaker Kövér: Developing eastern network priority for Hungary

László Kövér told his Kyrgyz counterpart that Hungary continued to see "developing the eastern network" as a priority. #Kyrgyzstan #politics
03/02/2024

Hungary will teach the United Nations how to protect persecuted Christians?

Do you think Christians need to be protected? #religion #UnitedNations #Christian
30/01/2024

Hungary Helps programme focuses on Nigeria, Nicaragua and Iraq

the Hungarian government provides aid to persecuted Christians in Nigeria, Nicaragua and Iraq. #Africa #Christians #Christianity #Orbáncabinet #government
27/01/2024

PHOTOS: President Novák recognises Transylvanian Bishop Kató with Hungarian Order of Merit

In his laudation at the ceremony, Bishop Zoltán Balog referred to Kató as "a guideline to Catholics and Protestants, to all Christian communities seeking to preserve their Hungarian identity." #religion #identity #community #transylvania
22/01/2024

Ecumenical prayer week begins in Hungary

The Ecumenical prayer week has a long tradition in Hungary
03/01/2024

Center for Fundamental Rights director: Hungary the last place where people can speak their minds

Hungary is "a country still led by elected politicians, not ruled by a bureaucratic deep state," Miklós Szánthó said. #religion #family
03/01/2024

State secretary Azbej talks about Christian persecution in Europe

"It is important to break the silence and to say out loud that this is Christian persecution," Tristan Azbej said. #christian #religion
29/12/2023

Hungarian Catholic Church goes against Pope Francis concerning blessing same-sex couples

Pope Francis approved letting Catholic priests bless same-sex couples on 18 December, but the Hungarian Church does not agree with him. #PopeFrancis #CatholicChurch #lgbtq #samesexmarriage #marriage
28/12/2023

Pope Francis blesses Hungarian wine

Pál Rókusfalvy said that Tokaji wine is so important for Hungary that it is even in the hymn. On this occasion, Rókusfalvy gave Pope Francis a trilingual print of the hymn. #PopeFrancis #wine #Hungarianwine
09/12/2023

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Time capsule found in dome of Hungarian church

The time capsule was found in the dome of Sarlós Boldogasszony Church, containing a letter that is a century and twenty years old. #history #church #timecapsule
04/12/2023

Hungary condemns attack on Catholics in Philippines

The foreign minister on Sunday issued a condemnation of a bombing during a Catholic service in the southern Philippines city of Marawi #Philippines #foreignminister #government
22/11/2023

PHOTOS: Indian Sun God worshipped at festival held in Budapest

Here are some photos #India #religion #photogallery #celebration #food
11/11/2023

Hungary, Italy join forces to help persecuted Christians

The state secretary for aiding persecuted Christians presented achievements of the Hungary Helps programme in the Vatican #Italy #government #Christians #religion #Hungaryhelps
16/10/2023

New bishop of the Serbian Reformed Church, László Harangozó, was consecrated

The consecration of a new bishop took place on Saturday in the Reformed Christian Church in Serbia #délvidék #református
12/10/2023

Service held at Dohány Street Synagogue to show solidarity with Israel

Róbert Frölich, the chief rabbi of Hungary, said the war was not just a cause for Arabs and Jews but "for all of us that live on this planet and consider ourselves human".... #Israel #Budapest #war
11/10/2023

The 2022 census results are out: here are the most important details

The Hungarian Central Statistical Office revealed the detailed results of the 2022 census concerning language, ethnicity and religion. #census #2022census #population #Hungarians
06/10/2023

The mage trials: the history of the 13th century Hungarian Inquisition

Have you ever heard of the Hungarian Inquisition of the 13th century? #history #inquisition #magic #mage #trials