A Monument to St. Sergius of Radonezh Will be Erected in the Crimea

April 2014

The St. Sergius of Radonezh Fund, a part of the Russian Historical Society,  plans to erect a monument to St. Sergius.

Sergei Naryshkin, Speaker of the State  Duma, who is also the chairman of the Russian Historical Society, announced  plans to erect a monument to St. Sergius in the Crimea, the news portal  Interfax-Religion reported.

“The St. Sergius of Radonezh Fund, part of the Russian Historical Society,  plans to erect here in the Crimea, if it is allowed, a monument to Sergius of  Radonezh, especially since this is a jubilee year: the 700th anniversary of St.  Sergius of Radonezh,” Naryshkin related this Saturday at a meeting with members  of the State Council of the Crimea.

Monuments in honor of the 700th anniversary of St. Sergius will also be  established in the cities of Minsk and Mineralnye Vody.

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