MOTHER OF GOD APPEARS TO VIETNAMESE WOMAN WHO SUBSEQUENTLY CONVERTED TO ORTHODOXY

The newly-baptized Anna is seated in the picture. Photo: facebook.com

Pravoslavie.ru - 5/9/17 Fr. George Maximov, a Moscow priest who often serves on missionary trips throughout Asia, has posted on his Facebook page the words of a Vietnamese woman who converted to Orthodoxy after the Mother of God appeared to her. The woman, Nguyen Thi Mai Anh, a former Buddhist living and working in Vũng Tàu, Vietnam, was baptized into ...

What is the Crown Princess of Bali doing in an Orthodox Church : Notes about Indonesian Orthodoxy

Hiermonk Ioasaph (Tandibilang) with parishioners

Priest George Maximov - May 2015 What is the Crown Princess of Bali doing in an Orthodox church, why do Russians prefer to confess to Indonesians, and why Orthodoxy is a blessing for Indonesia—these and other themes are discussed in the Indonesian notes of Fr. George Maximov. The first thing that struck me upon landing in Jakarta was ...