FIRST DIVINE LITURGY SERVED IN RESURRECTED DORMITION CATHEDRAL AT ST. SERAPHIM’S SAROV HERMITAGE

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Orthochristian.com - 6/8/18 Eight hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church gathered at the Sarov Hermitage yesterday to celebrate the first Divine Liturgy inside the Dormition Cathedral that is currently being rebuilt, reports the site of the Nizhny Novgorod Metropolitanate. The inaugural Liturgy came on the day of the holy Prophet Elias, the day after the celebration of the ...

NEW BISHOPS ELECTED IN UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

Ukrainian Orthodox Church - 19/10/16 On October 18, 2016, during its regular session the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church elected and appointed new bishops for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. In particular, viceroy of the Pokrov-Goloseevsky Monastery, Archimandrite Isaac (Andronik), and abbot of the Nativity of the Theotokos Monastery on the “Tserkovschina” tract, Archimandrite Tikhon (Sofichuk) were ...

Krasnoyarsk church gets its cross after 100 year wait

21/5/13 On May 17, in the Dormition Monastery in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, a dome cross and a bell were placed on a church which had been designed as early as in 1909 but was built only in 2012, reports RIA Novosti agency. In 1909, the Architect Leonid Cheryshev designed the stone church for the Dormition ...