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15.10.2020 12:04

A Russian parish in Iceland unites Orthodox expatriates from Armenia and Azerbaijan in common prayer for peace in Nagorno-Karabakh

A Russian parish in Iceland unites Orthodox expatriates from Armenia and Azerbaijan in common prayer for peace in Nagorno-Karabakh Supplicatory prayers were sung at the venerated copy of the Vladimir Icon of the Most Holy Mother of God for a speedy peaceful solution of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh at the chapel of the St. Nicholas stauropegial parish of the Moscow Patriarchate in Reykjavik in the evening of October 9,…
09.10.2020 14:27

Parish of St. Sergius church on Chang Island in Thailand marks its patron saint’s day

Parish of St. Sergius church on Chang Island in Thailand marks its patron saint’s day On October 8, 2020, the day of the passing of St. Sergius of Radonezh, the Orthodox community on Koh Chang Island (Trat Province, Thailand) marked its patron saint’s day.
21.09.2020 16:06

Mr. Miklós Soltész, Hungary’s Secretary of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs, visits construction site of Orthodox church in Hévíz

Mr. Miklós Soltész, Hungary’s Secretary of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs, visits construction site of Orthodox church in Hévíz On 18th September 2020, Mr. Miklós Soltész, Hungary’s Secretary of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs, visited the town of Hévíz, in particular, a building site of the Russian Orthodox church of the “Life-Giving Spring” Icon of the Mother of God.
16.09.2020 11:01

Russian Orthodox Church in UAE resumes divine services after six-month quarantine

Russian Orthodox Church in UAE resumes divine services after six-month quarantine On September 13, 2020, the 14th Sunday after Pentecost and the commemoration day of the Saints Peter and Fevronia, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the church of St. Philip in Ash Shāriqah (United Arab Emirates).
17.03.2020 17:54

Cleric of Russian Orthodox Church celebrates Liturgy in Namibian capital city

Cleric of Russian Orthodox Church celebrates Liturgy in Namibian capital city On March 14, 2020, the Saturday of the 2nd Week of the Great Lent, the rector of the St. Sergius of Radonezh church in Johannesburg, South Africa, Archpriest Daniel Lugovoy, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Namibian capital city of Windhoek.
28.09.2019 11:02

Patriarch Kirill greets President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on his 75th birthday

Patriarch Kirill greets President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on his 75th birthday His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, greeted President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on his 75th birthday.
24.12.2018 12:25

Lesser Blessing of a church of All Saints in Strasbourg

Lesser Blessing of a church of All Saints in Strasbourg After the Lesser Blessing of the church of All Saints, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated in it for the first time. The liturgical singing was performed by the parish choir conducted by Ms. Anastasia Ivanova.
03.08.2018 12:10

Requiem service for sailors of Arctic convoys who had died during World War II was celebrated in Iceland

Requiem service for sailors of Arctic convoys who had died during World War II was celebrated in Iceland On 29 July 2018, Russia's Navy Day, the compatriots laid flowers to the Hope for Peace Monument in Reykjavik, Iceland.
01.08.2018 10:47

Russian Orthodox Church’s parishes in various countries celebrate 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia

Russian Orthodox Church’s parishes in various countries celebrate 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia The divine services marking the 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia were celebrated at the parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in various countries.
20.07.2018 15:01

Exhibition devoted to the royal passion-bearers opened in South Africa

Exhibition devoted to the royal passion-bearers opened in South Africa On July 17, 2018, the commemoration day of the Royal Passion-bearers and the centenary of their martyrdom, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the St. Sergius of Radonezh church in Johannesburg. After the service, the opening of an exhibition ‘The Last Romanovs’ was opened at the parish center.