Russian Explorer Claims Unusual Access to the Ark of the Covenant in Ethiopia

27/8/2010 By: Suleyman The famous Russian traveler Fyodor Konyukhov has become the first European to see with his own eyes the legendary Arc of the Covenant that preserved the Scrolls received by Moses on the Mount Sinai. This is the holiest relic of the Coptic Christianity. It has never been shown to any ...

Fr. Fyodor Konyukhov’s church-ship will consist of lightener, bell tower and Museum

Kiev, May 27, Interfax – Renowned traveler and deacon Fyodor Konyukhov and Bishop Iosif of Zaporozhye and Melitopol presented a sketch of future ship-shaped church. "This church will be built in Byzantium style. We're going to build an entire complex: a lighthouse, a bell tower, a central church, where people will come to pray, an underground ...

Russian world traveler gives up Exploration to become an Orthodox Priest

22/05/2010 Russian world traveler, record-holder stops exploring, becomes priest Famous Russian traveler Fyodor Konyukhov has given up exploration and world records to become an Orthodox priest, Ukraine's UNIAN reported on Saturday. An extensive traveler, Konyukhov has reached the North Pole three times, the South Pole, the Pole of Inaccessibility, and climbed to the top of Mt. Everest. He ...