A Group of Children from Donbass Welcomed in Belarus

Translated by Nadezhda Filipchik – For OCP News Service – August 2016 In the end of July, a group of children from the Donetsk region came to Belarus for summer vacations. The visit of the children living in the conditions of constant hostility was organized by the volunteers from the Belorussian Orthodox Church. Eight children arrived in ...

Relics of Saint Prince Vladimir to Arrive in Belarus

Belorussian Orthodox Church - Nadezhda Filipchik News Prepared form OCP Media Network - June 2015 Minsk: The shrine with the relics of St. Vladimir, Equal-to-the-Apostles, the Evangelizer of Russia will be brought to the Belarusian city of Minsk on the 20th of June. It is planned to bring the shrine also to the cities of Brest, Grodno, Mogilev ...

Part of the holy relics of Saint Sophia of Slutsk (Belarus) returned to her native town

Belorussian Orthodox Church - April 2015 Nadezhda Filipchik News Prepared for OCP Media Network Belarus:  On the 1st of April the part of the holy relics of Sophia of Slutsk – her holy foot – was brought to the native town of this Belarusian saint. This historical event should help a lot in the development of the new ...

Belarusian karate athletes supports disabled people

Belorussian Orthodox Church - Moscow Patriarchate Report for OCP Media Network by Nadezhda - 19/01/2015 A Christmas charity competition on sport martial arts for the prizes of the Metropolitan Filaret, Honorable Patriarchal Exarch of all Belarus, was held in the city of Minsk, the capital of Belarus. One of the participants of the competition was the ...

Three hundered years old monastery of the Mother of God closed during the October Revolution to be revived in Belarus

Report Prepared for OCP News Service Belorussian Orthodox Church - Moscow Patriarchate 30/8/14 On the 28th of August the nuns of the monastery of the Dormition of the Mother of God in the village of Tadulino (Belarus) celebrated the first dedication day of their convent. Being situated on the North of the country, this monastery is one ...

The icon of St. Sergius of Radonezh and his Holy Relic arrives in Belarus

Prepared for OCP News Service Belorussian Orthodox Church - 25/7/14 Last Sunday several thousands of Minsk Orthodox Christians attended the ceremony of bringing to the Holy Spirit cathedral the icon of St. Sergius of Radonezh with the particle of his Holy Relics. The bringing of the icon along with the special divine services in Belarusian churches ...