Feast of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Capernaum

Feast of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Capernaum
Feast of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Capernaum
Feast of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Capernaum
Feast of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Capernaum

On Wednesday, 29th June/12th July 2017, the memory of the Holy glorious and leaders of the Apostles, Peter and Paul was celebrated by the Patriarchate at their Holy Monastery at the North-west shore of the Sea of Tiberias.

3D panoramas of Russian holy places available online

3D panoramas of Russian holy places available online
3D panoramas of Russian holy places available online
3D panoramas of Russian holy places available online
3D panoramas of Russian holy places available online

Vladimir Eshtokin, photographer for the online Orthodox journal “Foma,” has created a new site of 3D panoramas of various Orthodox holy sites in Moscow and other cities and villages of Russia.

Patriarch Kiril: l St. Sergius hears our prayers, but don’t demand their immediate fulfillment

St. Sergius of Radonezh hears the prayers of all who turn to him, but we must not demand that our requests be fulfilled immediately, said His Holiness Patriarch Kirill during the Divine Liturgy at the Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra yesterday in honor of Uncovering of the Relics of St. Sergius of Radonezh.

Russian representation church in Jerusalem to reopen after years of restoration

The Russian Sergius Podvoriye in Jerusalem, returned to Russia nine years ago, will reopen today, following the completion of its restoration, the Deputy Chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestinian Society (IOPS) Elena Agapova reported to RIA-Novosti.

Relics of St. Herodion of Iloezersk believed to have been found near Vologda

It is believed that the relics of St. Herodion (Irodion) of Iloezersk have been discovered in the Vologda region, near the village of Popovo, during excavations at the Church of Nativity of the Theotokos, reports Tsargrad. Archaeological work was conducted for more than a month at the request of the Cherepovets and BIlozersk Diocese. According to the local newspaper “Belozerye,” excavations were conducted at the place indicated in "The Life of the Monk Irodion".