RASPUTIN MYSTERIOUS FIGURE, REQUIRES SERIOUS STUDY—BP. TIKHON (SHEVKUNOV)

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Pravoslavie.ru - 21/3/17 Speaking at the State Historical Museum on Saturday, March 18, in a lecture entitled “The February Revolution of 1917: What Was It?” deputy abbot of Sretensky Monastery and chairman of the Patriarchal Cultural Council Bishop Tikhon (Shevkunov) encouraged the gathered crowd to draw lessons from the tragic events of the past. During the ...

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 ...