IMAGE OF ST. JOHN OF SAN FRANCISCO APPEARS ON GLASS OF ICON CASE IN UKRAINE

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Orthochristian.com - 2/4/18 His Eminence Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye has confirmed a miracle that occurred with an icon of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco in the Monastery of St. Sava the Sanctified in Melitopol, 415 miles southeast of Kiev. As first noticed by Hieromonk Antipy and confirmed by the bishop, the face of St. John the ...

PRIEST AWARDED FOR DEFENDING MIRACULOUS ICON FROM VANDALS DURING ALL-UKRAINE PROCESSION

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Pravoslavie.ru - June 2017 A priest was awarded on Tuesday by the brotherhood of the Svyatogorsk Lavra for his role in protecting the miraculous Svyatogorsk Icon of the Mother of God during last summer’s All-Ukrainian cross procession, reports the site of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Archpriest Sergei Taran’s recognition came during the presentation of a new publication ...

Appeal by the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad on Aiding Refugees in Holy Dormition Lavra

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - September 2016 Reverend Fathers, brothers and sisters, all the faithful of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad, It has been already three years since Ukraine is engrossed in terrible internecine strife. Civil people are dying, migrating, and becoming internally displaced. Many ...

BEGINNING OF ALL-UKRAINIAN CROSS PROCESSION IN SVYATOGORSK

Holy Dormition-Svyatogorsk Lavra - July 2016 On July 3, 2016, the day of commemoration of All Saints who have shone forth in the Russian Land, from the Holy Dormition-Svyatogorsk Lavra began the All-Ukrainian cross procession of peace, love, and prayer for Ukraine, organized by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church with the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onuphry of ...

OVER 30 REFUGEES BAPTIZED AT SVYATOGORSK LAVRA

24/8/14 Bogorodichnoye (Bohorodichne) village of the Donetsk region. On August 16, 2014, at the Church of the Icon of the Mother of God “Joy of All Who Sorrow” of Bogorodichnoye village in the Sloviansk district, the Sacrament of Baptism was performed, reports the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra’s website. Over 30 refugees, residents of the southeastern Ukraine, currently staying ...

Diocese of Odessa sends 15 tons of humanitarian aid to Donbass and Lugansk region residents

Odessa-  August 2014 Through joint efforts of the Diocese of Odessa and the Public Council at the Odessa Regional State Administration, over 15 tons of humanitarian aid have been collected and delivered to the Svyatogorsk Lavra where the aid will be distributed among hundreds of refugees as well as civilian residents of Donbass and the Lugansk ...