120,000 people visited the grave of elder Paisios the Athonite on the 20th anniversary of his repose

Souroti - July 2014 20 years ago (on July 12, 1994) the Athonite elder Paisios (Eznipidis) reposed. On July 12-13, 2014, a very large number of people came to commemorate the great ascetic of our times and to pray at his grave, reports AgionOros.ru. Thousands of pilgrims queued for hours in huge lines waiting for their opportunity ...

MONUMENT TO ST. VLADIMIR VANDALIZED IN KIEV

  Kiev - Pravoslavie- 29/4/14 Unidentified vandals have attacked a bas-relief monument to St. Vladimir, the Baptizer of Rus’ and pride of Kievans. The monument was built less than a year ago on the banks of the Dnieper River, where the Slavs of Kievan Rus’ were baptized in988, marking the beginning of Christian civilization in the Russian ...