A FILM ABOUT HOLY HIERARCH LUKE OF THE CRIMEA TO BE RELEASED

Pravoslavie- April 2015 On April 30, 2015, the film, Curing Fear, will be released, based on the history of life of the outstanding surgeon, scientist, and Holy Hierarch Luke, Archbishop of Simferopol and the Crimea, reports the Rossiyskaya Gazeta Russian newspaper. He was born Valentin Felixovich Voyno-Yasenetsky (1877-1961, his feast-day is June 11). He was a brilliant ...

Two Orthodox Chapels Have Burned to the Ground in the Simbirsk Diocese

Russia - April 2014 April 16, 2014. PRAVMIR. In the village of Kaldais, Inzensky district, two  Orthodox chapels and a baptistery have burned to the ground. The chapels were  dedicated to St. Seraphim of Sarov and St. Sergius of Radonezh. The villagers who found the burned down buildings reported the incident to representatives of the “Simbirsk Provincial ...

Roman Catholics spreading “prayer books of a revolutionary” on Maidan

February 2014 Roman Catholics are stoking the passions on the Maidan in Kiev, states the head of press service of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Vasily Anisimov, reports Interfax-Religion. Maidan is being spiritually guided by Uniates, schismatics, and sectarians, according to Vasily Anisimov. "The degree of their leaders’ hatred of often goes beyond limits. Even Vladimir Putin in Brussels ...