Wonder-working Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God welcomed in Holy Protection Church

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 24/8/19 On Tuesday, August 20, the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God "of the Sign" was brought to Holy Protection Church in Saratov, Russia. The icon was triumphally greeted by Metropolitan Longin of Saratov & Volsk, Bishop ...

CHINA SEE FIRST ORTHODOX PRIEST IN SIXTY YEARS

The China Post - May 2016 His red and gold vestments bathed in candlelight, the first mainland Chinese Orthodox priest ordained for six decades led an Easter service on Sunday — one of the most surprising fruits of warming ties between Moscow and Beijing. Alexander Yu Shi said prayers in the Church Slavonic language and in Mandarin beside ...

Orthodox from Harbin arrived in Blagoveshchensk

Chinese Orthodox Church English translation by Katherine Ilachinski - July 2013 BLAGINFORM - Amur regional center was visited by members of the Chinese community of Holy Protection Church in Harbin City, who came to experience the parish life of Amur co-religionists. Friendship of Blagoveschensk inhabitants with the Orthodox from Harbin started during a trip to China, organized by the Department of Pilgrimage ...