GEORGIAN CHURCH CANONIZES TWO KINGS, TWO ABBESSES, AND A CATHOLICOS WHO RULED 1932-1955

Blagovest - Pravoslavie- 26/12/16 The Holy Synod of the Georgian Orthodox Church, at a December 21 meeting, has numbered among the ranks of the saints two kings—Bargrat III and Solomon I, two abbesses—Nina (Amilakhvari) and Tamar (Mardzhanishvili), and Catholics-Patriarch Kallistrat (Tsintsadze) who lead the Church in the difficult years of 30s-50s of the previous century, reports Interpressnews. Bagrat ...