HOLY SYNOD OF RUSSIAN CHURCH APPROVES NEW LITURGICAL TEXTS

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Pravoslavie.ru - August 2017 Meeting in St. Petersburg on Saturday under the chairmanship of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church (ROC) approved several new liturgical texts, reports patriarchia.ru. The Holy Synod heard the report of the chairman of the Publishing Council of the ROC Metropolitan Kliment of Kaluga and Borovsk ...

ELDER ILIY (NOZDRIN) – CONFESSOR TO PATRIARCH KIRILL AWARDED CHURCH ORDER

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Pravoslavie.ru - 19/3/17 Confessor to Patriarch Kirill and Optina Pustyn Monastery Schema-Archimandrite Iliy (Nozdrin), who turned 85 on March 8, was awarded the Church order of St. Seraphim of Sarov, first degree. The primate bestowed the award upon the priest on Friday after the Presanctified Liturgy in Moscow’s Danilov Monastery “in recognition of many years of pastoral ...

SECURITY OFFICIALS IN MOSCOW CHECK DANILOV MONASTERY AFTER BOMB THREAT

RIA-Novosti - September 2016 Security officials have begun an inspection on the territory of Danilov Monastery in southern Moscow following an anonymous message about an explosive device placed somewhere within the monastery, reports an RIA-Novosti source in the capital’s emergency services. “There was an anonymous call of a bomb threat and an investigation is underway,” stated the agency ...

A CD of Music From the Service for St John (Maximovich) is Published on the 50th Anniversary of the the Great Saint of the Russian Diaspora

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia -July 2015 Russky Pastyr Publishers has come out with a CD of the singing of all-night vigil dedicated to the great saint of the Russian Diaspora, St John (Maximovich) of Shanghai and San Francisco to mark the 50th anniversary of ...