IMAGE OF ST. JOHN OF SAN FRANCISCO APPEARS ON GLASS OF ICON CASE IN UKRAINE

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Orthochristian.com - 2/4/18 His Eminence Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye has confirmed a miracle that occurred with an icon of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco in the Monastery of St. Sava the Sanctified in Melitopol, 415 miles southeast of Kiev. As first noticed by Hieromonk Antipy and confirmed by the bishop, the face of St. John the ...

An Orthodox Christian Understanding of the Immaculate Conception

September 2014 - Hellenic News of America The following excerpt, from The Orthodox Veneration of the Mother of God by our modern day Saint John Maximovitch, Archbishop of Shanghai and San Francisco, is an Orthodox Christian response to the Roman Catholic belief of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary. The Immaculate Conception, the belief that the ...

The Cross – The Preserver of the Universe

  14/9/14 Saint John Maximovitch In the prophet Ezekiel (9:6) it is said that when the Angel of the Lord was sent to punish and destroy the sinning people, it was told him not to strike those on whom the “mark” had been made. In the original text this mark is called “tau,” the Hebrew letter corresponding to ...