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 ...

THE FEAST OF PROPHET ELIAS IN MA’ALUL

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - August 2016 On Sunday, the 18th/31st of July 2016, the feast of the Prophet Elias was observed belatedly at the Church dedicated to his name in Ma’alul, near Nazareth. This particular church had been a centre of worship for the Orthodox Arabic-speaking Community of the Patriarchate, abandoned after the 1948 events and ...

THE FEAST OF THE PROPHET ELISHA AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - July 2016 On Monday, the 14th/27th of June 2016, the Patriarchate observed the memory of the Prophet Elisha at the Monastery dedicated to his name in Jericho, near the sycamore tree where Zacchaeus the tax collector had climbed to see the Lord “because he was short”. The church of the Monastery is dedicated ...

HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM AT THE FOURTH STASIS OF THE SALUTATIONS IN HAIFA

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - April 2016 On Friday, the 26th of March/8th of April 2016, H.B. Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, led the Fourth Stasis of the Salutations of Theotokos at the Rum Orthodox Arabic-speaking Community of Haifa, wherein stands a church dedicated to the Prophet Elias, on the slope of Mount Carmel. Co-officiating were the former Metropolitan ...