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 ...

RUSSIA, THE ROMANOVS AND THE RED CROSS: VIENNA EXHIBITION HIGHLIGHTS CHARITY OF ST. ELIZABETH

Members of the Romanov family serving in a hospital during World War I. Photo: Wikipedia

Pravoslavie.ru - 6/2/17 A new exhibition dedicated to the history of the Russian branch of the Red Cross and the role of the royal family, especially that of the Grand Duchess St. Elizabeth the New Martyr, opened Wednesday, February 1 in the Viennese offices of the United Nations. The exhibition, “Charity in History: Contribution of Grand Duchess Elizaveta ...