The feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles in Tiberias

The feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles in Tiberias
The feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles in Tiberias
The feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles in Tiberias
The feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles in Tiberias

On Thursday, 30th June/13th July 2017,  the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles at the Holy Monastery with their name in the town of Tiberias, and at the west bank of the sea of Tiberias.

About 1 million Ukrainians have venerated wonderworking icons

About 1 million Ukrainians have venerated wonderworking icons
About 1 million Ukrainians have venerated wonderworking icons
About 1 million Ukrainians have venerated wonderworking icons
About 1 million Ukrainians have venerated wonderworking icons

Nearly a million believers have visited and venerated the 11 miraculous icons which traveled throughout Ukraine from July 1 to 26, according to Ukrainian Orthodox Church Chancellor Metropolitan Anthony of Boryspil and Brovary. This was stated at a press briefing at Kiev Caves Lavra before the moleben at Vladimir Hill on the eve of the commemoration day of St. Vladimir and the Day of the Baptism of Rus’, reports Foma in Ukraine.

More than 200 baptized on day of Baptism of Rus’ in eastern Russian village

More than 200 baptized on day of Baptism of Rus’ in eastern Russian village
More than 200 baptized on day of Baptism of Rus’ in eastern Russian village
More than 200 baptized on day of Baptism of Rus’ in eastern Russian village
More than 200 baptized on day of Baptism of Rus’ in eastern Russian village

More than 200 residents of the village of Chulman in the Russian Sakha Republic received holy Baptism in the waters of the Chulman River on July 28, reports the Yakutsk Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church.

Restoration of Georgia’s David Gareja monastery complex completed

Restoration of Georgia’s David Gareja monastery complex completed
Restoration of Georgia’s David Gareja monastery complex completed
Restoration of Georgia’s David Gareja monastery complex completed
Restoration of Georgia’s David Gareja monastery complex completed

Restoration work on Georgia’s famous David Gareja monastic complex and tourism infrastructure, underway since September 2015, has come to an end, reports News-Georgia.

Moscow celebrates Baptism of Rus’ with procession from Kremlin to St. Vladimir monument

Moscow celebrates Baptism of Rus’ with procession from Kremlin to St. Vladimir monument
Moscow celebrates Baptism of Rus’ with procession from Kremlin to St. Vladimir monument
Moscow celebrates Baptism of Rus’ with procession from Kremlin to St. Vladimir monument
Moscow celebrates Baptism of Rus’ with procession from Kremlin to St. Vladimir monument

On the day of the Baptism of Rus’ and the commemoration of the holy Equal-to-the-Apostles St. Vladimir a religious procession was held to the new Moscow monument to St. Vladimir on Borovitskaya Square, reports the Russian Military-Historical Society.