Patriarch John X of Antioch , Neil V. Ushako & Sergei Stepashin decorated with the award of the International Foundation for the Unity of Orthodox Christian Nations

(Tera Rus - OCP Delegate of Moscow and All Russia) OCP News Service - 23/2/15 Moscow: His Beatitude  John X - Patriarch of Antioch , Neil V. Ushako -  Mayor of the city of Riga (Republic of Latvia) ,and Sergei Stepashin - Chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society were decorated with award of the International Foundation for ...

Sergei Stepashin: “A Whole Program Has Been Developed to Protect Christians in the Near East”

Sergei Stepashin: “A Whole Program Has Been Developed to Protect Christians in the Near East”

Pravmir.ru November 12, 2014. Sergei Stepashin, Chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society, delivered a speech on systematic efforts aimed at protecting Christians in the Near Eastern countries, which are now in a state of war, on November 11. The Blagovest-Info website has reported that Mr. Stepashin delivered his speech during a panel discussion titled “The Near ...

Russian School Opens in Bethlehem

Russian School Opens in Bethlehem

PRAVMIR. August 29, 2014. On September 1st, the head of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society (IOPS) Sergei Stepashin will open a school on a street named after Vladimir Putin in Bethlehem. This is the first Russian school in the last hundred years opened in the Holy Land. Until 1914, about a hundred of these schools were ...