The Russian diaspora prayerfully marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the Tsar-Emancipator

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 4/5/18 On April 29-30, 2018, pannikhida services were performed in many cities of Russia and the Russian diaspora in memory of Emperor Alexander II, the Tsar-Emancipator, who was born 200 years ago. In St Petersburg, the international committee “200 Years of ...