COPY OF THE BLACHERNAE WONDERWORKING ICON TO BE RETURNED TO MOSCOW VYSOKOPETROVSKY MONASTERY

Pravoslavie.ru - 26/7/16 From the eighteenth to the early twentieth century one of three ancient copies of the Blachernae wonderworking icon of the Mother of God was kept at the St. Sergius Church of Moscow Novopetrovsky Monastery. The copy, which was created by orders of Tsar Peter I the Great in 1701, is currently kept at the ...

PATRIARCH KIRILL LEADS PROCESSION OF THE CROSS MARKING THE 700TH ANNIVERSARY SINCE ST PETER I-METROPOLITAN OF MOSCOW BEGAN HIS SERVICE IN MOSCOW

September 2015 Also Read: PRIMATE OF RUSSIAN CHURCH CELEBRATES LITURGY IN PATRIARCHAL CATHEDRAL OF DORMITION ON COMMEMORATION DAY OF ST PETER THE METROPOLITAN OF MOSCOW On 6 September 2015, after celebrating the Divine Liturgy at the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Dormition in the Moscow Kremlin, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia led a procession ...