MURDERED ABBESS LAID TO REST IN BELARUS – SUSPECT CHARGED

Pravoslavie.ru - 12/1/17 +Memory Eternal+ The newly-departed abbess Mother Vasilisa (Medved) of the Monastery of St. Xenia (in the Borisovo region of Minsk province, Belarus) was prayerfully laid to rest on January 8, the feast of the Synaxis of the Theotokos—the abbess and guide for all monastics—reports thesite of the Belarusian Orthodox Church. The Divine Liturgy and Funeral were ...

Lesser Synod of Bishops Meets

SYOSSET, NY [OCA] On Tuesday, September 6, 2011, the Lesser Synod of Bishop, under the chairmanship of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, gathered for their regular meeting at the Chancery here. Also attending the meeting were His Grace, Bishop Tikhon of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, Secretary; His Grace, Bishop Melchisdek of Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania, Interim Chancellor; and ...

Metropolitan Jonah, Bishop Benjamin to be guests of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia

SYOSSET, NY [OCA] 22/8/2011 His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, and His Grace, Bishop Benjamin of San Francisco and the West, will be the guests of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Krystof, Primate of the Autocephalous Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia, during the last week of August 2011. “An important aspect of the ministry of the Primate of an ...