Patriarch Tikhon

100th Anniversary of the Enthronement of Patriarch Tikhon of Moscow

December 5, 2017 News
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SVOTS – 5/12/17 December 4 (November 21 on the Julian Calendar) marks the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the Enthronement as Patriarch of Moscow and All Rus of St. Tikhon (née Ioann Belavin), who now bears the title of “Patriarch of Moscow and Apostle to America.” His enthronement restored the patriarchal system of church governance that had been abolished […]

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‘Patriarch Tikhon, Revolution and a Century Later’ – Lecture presented by Archpriest Nicholas Karipoff

August 28, 2017 Featured
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 28/8/17 ‘Patriarch Tikhon, Revolution and a Century Later’ – Lecture presented by Archpriest Nicholas Karipoff at Symposium, Sydney, 14-17 July 2017. Patriarch Tikhon was chosen by God 1to restore strong leadership to the Russian Church at what was, without […]

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POSTAGE STAMP DEDICATED TO PATRIARCH TIKHON ISSUED IN UNITED STATES

February 28, 2016 Featured News
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Royal Russia – Paul Gilbert – 27/2/16 A postage stamp depicting Patriarch Tikhon (1865-1925) has been issued in the United States. It honours the memory of Patriarch Tikhon who in 1898 was appointed Bishop of the Aleutians and Alaska. During his ten years in the United States he helped translate many Orthodox Christian books into English. On 22 […]

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Russia, U.S. must melt ice in relationship, overcome global crises – Patriarch Kirill

November 22, 2014 Featured News
Russia, U.S. must melt ice in relationship, overcome global crises – Patriarch Kirill

Interfax-religion.com Moscow, November 21, Interfax – Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has called for efforts to improve relations between Russia and the United States. “Currently, we are experiencing not the best period in the relations between Russia and the United States, but not the worst either, if you compare history. I think work […]

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New York Street may be Named in Honor of Holy Patriarch Tikhon

August 5, 2014 Featured News

August 2014 The Northern Cross Historical Society of Russian Compatriots in the USA has proposed naming a street in New York City after Holy Patriarch Tikhon (Belavin) of Moscow and All Russia (1865-1925), reports ITAR-TASS. This initiative is supported by Russians and Orthodox Americans living in New York, hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside […]

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