New Martyrs

“Our Church is a Family” – Metropolitan Hilarion (Kapral)

December 13, 2017 Featured

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 13/12/17 His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, talks about the recent Council of Bishops in Moscow, the preaching Christ in today’s world, on the Russian […]

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Epistle of the Holy Council of Bishops to the Clergy, Monks and Nuns and All Faithful Children of the Russian Orthodox Church

December 6, 2017 Featured
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 6/12/17 Beloved in the Lord All-Venerable Fathers, God-Loving Monks and Nuns,  Dear Brothers and Sisters: The Holy Council of Bishops, which took place in Moscow from the 29th of November to the 2nd of December 2017 in the city […]

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ROCOR HOLY SYNOD AGAIN CALLS FOR REMOVAL OF LENIN’S BODY FROM RED SQUARE

June 21, 2017 News
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Pravoslavie.ru – 21/6/17 The hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia have issued a joint epistle following their recent session in Munich that began on June 9. The epistle focuses on this year’s commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the bloody revolution that led to the death of millions at the hands of […]

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FOR CENTENARY OF REVOLUTION CHURCH CALLS TO IMMORTALIZE THOSE WHO SUFFERED FOR FAITH IN SOVIET YEARS

April 27, 2017 Featured
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Pravoslavie.ru – 27/4/17 Especially in this year of the centenary of the tragic Russian revolution, it is necessary to venerate the memory of and erect monuments to the New Martyrs persecuted for the Faith in the atheist Soviet years, and name streets in their honor, believes the head of Synodal Department for External Church Relations […]

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The holy New Martyrs

April 10, 2017 Featured
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The Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopedi on Mount Athos – April 2017 I think it is only right to stress that the holy New Martyrs were the outstanding resistance fighters during the Turkish Occupation. They carried out their resistance not with acts of sabotage against the occupier which would have provoked reprisals on the […]

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His Holiness Patriarch Kirill Says the October Revolution Was Caused by the Spiritual Degradation of the People

January 28, 2017 Featured News
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 28/1/17 His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia says that the basis for the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution was the loss of spiritual values within the people of the nation. “The events of 1917 and the dramatic […]

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EDUCATOR GUIDELINES ON CLASSES DEDICATED TO THE NEW MARTYRS OF THE RUSSIAN CHURCH HAVE BEEN DEVELOPED

July 21, 2016 Featured News
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Pravoslavie.ru – 21/7/16 An educator handbook on classes dedicated to the the New Martyrs and Confessors of the Russian Church in educational institutions has been worked out, reports the official website of the Synodal Department for Religious Education and Catechization of the Russian Orthodox Church.The manual for holding classes at educational institutions of both general […]

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A Panegyric in Praise of the New Martyrs of Libya

February 28, 2015 Featured News
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Fr. Tadros Yacoub Malaty – February 2015 Why did you not cry, pleading with those who are about to murder you, that they may free you? Why did you not acquiesce to their demands? Did they not propose that you abandon your Christ? Wouldn’t they have had mercy on you had you accepted their religion? Do […]

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The New Martyrs of Libya added to the Coptic Synaxarium

February 24, 2015 Featured News
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Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles, Southern California, and Hawaii 24/2/15 His Holiness Pope Tawadros II announced the inclusion of the 21 Coptic New Martyrs of Libya in the Synaxarium of the Coptic Orthodox Church today. Every year, they will be commemorated on 8 Amshir in the Coptic calendar, which corresponds to 15 February in the […]

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Virtual tour of exhibition dedicated to New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia opened on the website of St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University

October 9, 2014 News

Pravoslavie.ru – October 2014 A virtual tour of the exhibition, “Overcoming: the Russian Church and the Soviet government” has opened on the website of the St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University of Humanities. The largest exposition, dedicated to the persecution of the Church during the Soviet era, became available to internet users ahead of the completion of restoration […]

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WE SHALL UPHOLD THE CANDLE OF ORTHODOXY IN KOSOVO!

February 9, 2012 Featured News

6/2/2012 Plea to parishioners and all who wish to help. At the Saturday evening service before the Sunday of the New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia, Archimandrite Tikhon (Shevkunov), abbot of the Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow, gave a talk to the congregation about the monastery’s new effort to help the suffering Serbian Orthodox population […]

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Liturgical remembrance on New Martyrs of Kragujevac

October 25, 2011 News

Priest Zoran Vrbaski 24/10/2011 Seven decades ago Kragujevac and area were the scene of one of the bloodiest crimes in the Second World War. Fascist soldiers in retaliation in a few days shot many thousands of innocent civilians including a number of children. The motive for the shooting were German losses in fighting with partisan […]

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The Cathedral of the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia Marks the Second Anniversary of the Death of His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II

December 11, 2010 News

Russian Church Outside Russia On Sunday, December 5, 2010, a pannikhida was performed in memory of His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow and All Russia at the Cathedral of the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia in Munich, Germany. In November, 2007, His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow and All Russia had […]

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