A Painted Copy of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God “of the Sign” is Consecrated for Moscow’a Znamensky Church in Novospassky Monastery

Official website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 6/2/17 On Thursday, February 2, 2017, Protopriest Andrei Sommer, Senior Priest of the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady “of the Sign” in New York and Vice President of the Synodal Youth Department, consecrated a painted copy of the Kursk Root ...

KREMLIN TO RESTORE GRAND DUKE SERGEI ALEXANDROVICH MEMORIAL CROSS

Royal Russia - Paul Gilbert - 4/8/16 Russian President Vladimir Putin has given his approval for the restoration of the memorial cross erected on the site where the former Governor-General of Moscow Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich was assassinated in the Kremlin in February, 1905. The cross was established in 1908, but was later destroyed by the Bolsheviks. A special committee ...

Remains of Tsesarevich Alexey, Grand Duchess Maria transferred to Novospassky Monastery

Remains of Tsesarevich Alexey, Grand Duchess Maria transferred to Novospassky Monastery

Interfax-religion Moscow, December 24, Interfax - The remains of two children of Russia's last Emperor Nicholas II, Tsevarevich Alexey and Grand Duchess Maria, are in the Novospassky Monastery in Moscow, Sergey Mironenko, a member of the State Archive and a member of the governmental working group, told Interfax. “The remains have been provided to the Russian Orthodox ...