MORE THAN 20,000 PROCESS 130 MILES TO POCHAEV DORMITION LAVRA

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Pravoslavie.ru - 30/8/17 Thousands of Orthodox faithful have completed one of the largest and most ancient cross processions in Ukraine in honor of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. The participants arrived to the territory of the Pochaev Dormition Lavra on Friday, August 25, having begun in Kamenets-Podolsky in southwestern Ukraine on August 19, reports theInformation-Education ...

ICONS MIRACULOUSLY APPEAR ON WALLS OF OMSK CHURCH

Pravoslavie.ru - 5/1//16 In the Omsk church of the Great Marty and Healer Panteleimon negative silhouettes of saints have appeared underneath their icons. Strange gray outlines on the wall behind the icons were first noticed a year ago. Specialists had just begun painting the walls. The priest and rector of the church decided not to speak about ...

RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH DELEGATION ATTENDS 13TH SESSION OF THE DIALOGUE OF CIVILIZATIONS WORLD PUBLIC FORUM

On October 9, 2015, the Dialogue of Civilizations world public forum began its 13th plenary session on Rhodes Island, Greece. Some 500 experts in politics, economics and culture, statesmen and religious leaders, scholars and journalists from 80 countries will discuss prospects for human development in the present situation of socio-political changes, economic instability and challenges ...

Metropolitan Vladimir of Chisinau and All Moldova personally to baptize every fourth child in a family

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Pravmir.ru- May 2015 Metropolitan Vladimir of Chisinau and All Moldova encouraged Christians to give birth to as many children as possible, promising personally to baptize every fourth child in a family. According to the RIA News agency, Metropolitan Vladimir spoke about this during a major campaign for family values. The campaign was designed to demonstrate “the defense of holy ...

Metropolitan Vladimir participated in the inauguration of the monument of Holy Prince Stephan the Great in Criuleni

Moldovan Orthodox Church - September 2014 After the Divine Liturgy on the 12th Sunday after Pentecost, His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir traveled to Criuleni, to participate in the ceremony of inauguration of the monument of Moldovan Prince Saint Stephan the Great. Present at this prominent event were President of the Republic of Moldova, Nicolae Timofti, Moldovan Ex President ...

On his 25th anniversary of Arch-pastoral service Metropolitan Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Nativity of the Lord Cathedral of Chisinau

Moldovan Orthodox Church - July - August 2014 This year’s feast of Kazan Icon of the Theotokos marked the 25th anniversary of His Eminence Vladimir’s arch-pastoral ordination. On Monday, 21st July, His Eminence celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Nativity of the Lord Cathedral of Chisinau, assisted by Moldovan clergy, praying for, and supported by numerous church-goers ...

Photo-Report of the burial service of Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine

July 2014 On 7 July 2014, the feast day of the Nativity of St John the Baptist, the Divine Liturgy and the burial service for the deceased Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine were celebrated in the square before the Cathedral of the Dormition in the Laura of the Caves in Kiev. Numerous worshippers, who ...

Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine Enters Eternal Rest

Ukrainian Orthodox Church - Moscow Patriarchate - 5/7/14 + MEMORY ETERNAL +  On July 5, His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine, the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, passed away in the Lord, at the age of 78. On the same day the body of His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir was moved to the Assumption Cathedral of ...

Message of Metropolitan Vladimir of Moldova at the beginning of the Great Lent

March 2014 Beloved in Christ brothers and sisters, With the Lord’s help we have approached the Great Lent, preparing for the bright Feast of the Resurrection of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Now that there are only several days left before the beginning of this important period of ascetic labour, let us prepare morally and spiritually ...

Metropolitan Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of the Theotokos “Troeruchnitsa” in Orehovo-Borisovo Yujnoe, Moscow.

Moldovan Orthodox Church - February 2014 On 2nd February His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of Theotokos “Troeruchnitsa” in Orehovo-Borisovo Yujnoe, Moscow, assisted by several clergymen of Chisinau Cathedral of the Nativity of the Lord. This service followed the visit of the Metropolitan to Moscow, where His Eminence participated in the ...

Metropolitan Vladimir met President Nicolae Timofti

Moldovan Orthodox Church - 15/7/13 On 11th June 2013, His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir met the President of the Republic of Moldova, Mr. Nicolae Timofti, at the State Residence in Condrita. At the meeting, His Eminence Vladimir mentioned again that certain challenging opinions of the clergy do not represent the official position of the Orthodox Church of Moldova. In ...

Politicians who back law on equal rights for gays may be excommunicated – Moldovan Orthodox Church threats

  Chisinau, June 21, Interfax - The Moldovan Orthodox Church Synod has threatened politicians who back the law on equal rights for homosexuals with excommunication. Metropolitan Vladimir of Chisinau and All Moldova told reporters on Friday that "the first step may be to keep such politicians from taking communion." The metropolitan said the June 20 meeting of the ...

Agreement of collaboration between the Academy of Science of Moldova and the Metropolis of Chisinau and All Moldova

Mayy 2013 The monastery of Curchi hosted  an event of major importance both for the Metropolis of Moldova and for the Academy of Science – a five-year collaboration agreement was signed between these two entities. The document was signed between His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir and the President of the Academy, Mr. Gheorghe Duca. This event appears as logical ...

Metropolitan Vladimir pleads that Mayor Dorin Chirtoaca does not authorize gay pride

The Moldovan Orthodox Church - Moscow Patriarchate  17/5/13 His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir addressed a message to General Mayor of Chisinau, Mr. Dorin Chirtoaca, pleading that the authorities do not allow the organization of a gay pride planned for the 19th of May. It is mentioned in the message: “The Metropolis of Chisinau and All Moldova continues to believe that this is ...

UN officials visit the Metropolis of Moldova

14/5/13 His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir had a meeting this afternoon with Ms. Nicola Harrington Buhay, UN Resident Coordinator and Permanent Representatives of the UNDP in Moldova. The UN official gave high appreciation to the social activity of the Orthodox Church of Moldova, and invited the Metropolis to collaborate within “Towards Unity in Action” UN Partnership Framework 2013-2017. His Eminence ...

Metropolitan Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy at St. Archangel Michael church in Slobozia

18/12/12 - Moldovan Orthodox Church On the day of commemoration of Saint Reverent Sava Storojevsky, the Heavenly protector of His Grace Bishop Sava of Tiraspol and Dubasari, His Eminence Vladimir celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of Holy Archangel Michael in Slobozia. HG Bishop Sava ofTiraspoland Dubasari and HG Bishop Petru of Ungheni and NIsporeni, ...

His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir participates at the Presidium of the Inter-Council Presence

Moldovan Orthodox Church On 21 November 2012, the fifth session of the Presidium of the Russian Orthodox Church’s Inter-Council Presence opened at the Throne Hall of the Patriarchal and Synodal residence in St Daniel’s Monastery under the chairmanship of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia. Among the participants was His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir The Primate ...

Holy Synod of Ukrainian Orthodox Church holds its regular session in Kiev

1/9/2012 On 25 August 2012, the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church held an enlarged session in the residence of the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church at the Holy Assumption Laura of the Caves in Kiev under the chairmanship of His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine. The members of the Holy Synod ...

Patriarch Kirill celebrates the memory of St. Vladimir at Kiev Monastery of the Caves

  On July 28, 2012, the commemoration day of the Holy Prince Vladimir Equal-to-the-Apostles and the Day of the Baptism of Russia, a national holiday in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Kiev-Caves Laura of the Holy Dormition. By the Russian Orthodox Church’s Holy ...

Regular session of the Russian Orthodox Church’s Holy Synod begins at the Laura of the Caves in Kiev

On 26 July 2012, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia arrived in the capital of Ukraine and proceeded to the Holy Assumption Laura of the Caves in Kiev. He was met at the Near Caves by His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine and brethren of the monastery. A regular session ...

Ukrainian Orthodox Church Of Moscow Patriarchate Claim Improvement In Condition Of Metropolitan Vladimir

7/11/2011 The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate claims improvement in the condition of Metropolitan Vladimir, archpriest Heorhii Kovalenko, the press secretary to the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, has told Ukrainian News. "Yes," he answered to the question if the Metropolitan's condition had improved. He underlined hereto that Vladimir was feeling normal ...