COPY OF DA VINCI’S “LAST SUPPER” FOUND IN VOLOGDA CATHEDRAL

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Pravoslavie.ru - 19/1/17 A copy of Leonardo Da Vinci’s infamous “Last Supper,” dated to the mid-nineteenth century and painted according to Orthodox canons, has been found in Vologda’s Resurrection Cathedral, 290 miles northeast of Moscow. Certain variances from the original do catch the eye, for instance the different color of Judas robe, reports tvkultura.ru. The building served ...

Archimandrite Feofan (Kim) will be the first Korean bishop of the ROC

Archimandrite Feofan (Kim)

On October 6, 2011 the Synod elected him to the See of Tyva Hegumen Feofan (in the world - Kim, Alexey Illarionovich) was born January 19, 1976 in Yuzhno[South]-Sakhalinsk. In 1993 he graduated from Vostochny[Eastern] Lyceum in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. In 1997 he graduated from the South Sakhalin branch of the Moscow Commercial University. In 2000 he graduated ...

Patriarch Kirill on pastoral visit to Tuva

1/9/2011 Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill is on his first pastoral visit to the Russian republic of Tuva in Eastern Siberia, media reports said on Wednesday. Earlier in the day, Kirill arrived in the Tuvinian capital, Kyzyl, where he consecrated the Resurrection Cathedral. He is due to hold talks with representatives of the Buddhist mission in Tuva later this ...