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Ukrainian Priest, woman, brutally beaten by OCU schismatics during church seizure
http://orthochristian.com/123951.html

A “hieromonk” of the schismatic OCU, Leonty, not only stood by and watched this happen, but actively participated, as the video shows. Despite the aggressiveness of the schismatic, the canonical priest barely defended himself, and displayed Christ-like meekness.
Remembering Bishop Basil (Rodzianko)
http://orthochristian.com/123942.html

On the Twentieth Anniversary of His Repose

For those of us who were blessed to have known this extraordinary man, it is hard to believe that twenty years have passed since September 17, 1999. On that day, Bishop Basil was to have received American citizenship, but the Providence of God transferred him to Heavenly citizenship instead. He was 84 years old.
A Great Sinner
http://orthochristian.com/123877.html

Nun Natalia (Kaverzneva)

The more patiently Batiushka returned him to the need for repentance, the more distraughtly he would dodge the answer. Finally, covered with sweat and crimson from shame, he said: “I,” and fell silent, gathering his courage.
Ukrainian Orthodox Church thanks Greek clergy and lay people for support
http://orthochristian.com/123961.html

The Ukrainian Orthodox Church, led by His Beatitude Metropolitan Onuphry of Kiev and All Ukraine expressed its gratitude to the hundreds Greek clergy and laity who wrote an open letter in support of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church, and against the schismatic OCU, which is recognized only by Constantinople.
OCU head Epiphany calls for Orthodox to work with Uniates on “national interests”
http://orthochristian.com/123968.html

The head of the schismatic “Orthodox Church of Ukraine” (OCU) was in the capital of Western Ukraine, Lvov, recently, where he met with students of the Lvov Polytechnic National University and spoke to them about the mission of the OCU both in Ukraine and in Europe.
Russian Orthodox Church glorifies new saint — Archpriest Andrei Zimin
http://orthochristian.com/123969.html

Three bishops, dozens of priests and clergy, local government leaders, and over 500 pilgrims attended the joyous and historic occasion.
Fordham scandalizes with “mixed-media Orthodox” exhibition
http://orthochristian.com/123974.html

The Fordham Orthodox Christian Studies Center is no stranger to provocation and controversy. It publishes the blog “Public Orthodoxy,” that includes a number of articles that blatantly contradict the well-established Tradition of the Church on a number of issues, especially in the realm gender and sexuality.
Pat. Bartholomew discusses ecumenical relations in Vatican with Ukrainian Uniate leader
http://orthochristian.com/123981.html

One wonders why Patriarch Bartholomew is discussing the prospects for ecumenical dialogue of the allegedly autocephalous OCU with the Uniates; if the OCU is truly autocephalous, another Church would not discuss their possibilities of dialogue on their behalf, as that Church would have zero influence on the government and policies of an autocephalous Church, even if it is the mother Church.
Zechariah and Elizabeth
http://orthochristian.com/123932.html

Fr. Ted Bobosh

These two saints lived long lives in faithfulness to God, but had little to show for it–at least until the end of their lives when God blessed them with one child. That child is the forerunner of the salvation of the world.
“I Had Long Been Waiting for Russian Citizenship and Was Granted It at Last—What a Stubborn Old Woman I Am!”
http://orthochristian.com/123927.html

In Memoriam: Anastasia Alexandrovna Manstein-Shirinskaya (1912–2009)
Sophia Kuzminykh

“I had long been waiting for Russian citizenship and didn’t want the Soviet one. Then I waited for a passport with a double-headed eagle, not accepting the one with the ‘International’ emblem. And I was granted it at last—what a stubborn old woman I am!” September 5, 2019, marked the 107th birthday of an extraordinary woman—Anastasia Alexandrovna Manstein-Shirinskaya.
Schismatic OCU claims Patriarchate of Alexandria now de-facto recognizes them
http://orthochristian.com/124016.html

When Metropolitan Chrysostom of Mozambique was serving with Greek bishops in the Langadas Diocese of Metropolitan Ioannis (Tassias), the schismatic Vladimir Shlapak suddenly appeared, presumably with the invitation of Met. Ioannis, and served with the hierarchs, seemingly without informing the hierarch of Alexandria who he was, or what was happening, before it already happened.
Russian TV series on St. Matrona available with English subtitles on YouTube
http://orthochristian.com/124017.html

The series is the result of nine years of archival work, putting together some of the most amazing miracles attributed to St. Matrona, and is aptly named “The Wonderworker Woman.”
Greek bishop calls for Russian Church to restrain itself for sake of unity
http://orthochristian.com/124018.html

The Metropolis of Ioannina is among the New Land territories that are part of the Patriarchate of Constantinople but are administered on a daily basis as part of the Greek Orthodox Church. Abp. Ambrose is the newly-appointed abbot of Sretensky Monastery and rector of the Sretensky Theological Seminary in Moscow.
Faithful fill church for Abp. John’s first Liturgy as hierarch of the Russian Church
http://orthochristian.com/124019.html

After the reunification of ROCOR and the Moscow Patriarchate, on May 17, 2007, this represents the largest reunion of the Russian diaspora with the Russian Church, restoring historical justice and trampling upon the Bolsheviks and other anti-Christian forces who attempted to divide the Church.
40-day memorial service served for Romanian priest who left behind young family
http://orthochristian.com/124020.html

The Romanian Church will be purchasing a home for his family, and they have already provided them with $1,184 (5,000 lei). In addition to purchasing the home, utilities and other expenses “necessary for the good development of their family life” will also be covered by the Sascut Deanery of the Archdiocese.
The Adventures of an Atheist Mother in Jerusalem
http://orthochristian.com/123933.html

Maria Saradzhishvili

I met with a friend not long ago. She relocated from Tbilisi to Moscow many years ago, but she comes home every summer. She has been a churchgoer for a long time, but her parents joined the faith when they were already on the threshold of eternity. I wanted to record what I heard. Here is my friend’s story:
Never Laugh at Anyone in Church!
http://orthochristian.com/123878.html

Vladimir Shemenev

Everyone waiting for confession was standing and watching the poor woman, and probably pitying her in their souls. And the matushka again turned to the woman, now white from horror, and added: “You see… Never laugh at anyone in church.”
Patriarch Kirill blesses statue of St. Olga of Kiev near tallest structure in Europe
http://orthochristian.com/124033.html

The unveiling of the monument and a church in honor of the holy Princess was timed to coincide with the 1050th anniversary of her repose, which is celebrated in 2019.
Russian TV series on St. Matrona available with English subtitles on YouTube
https://orthochristian.com/124017.html

The series is the result of nine years of archival work, putting together some of the most amazing miracles attributed to St. Matrona, and is aptly named “The Wonderworker Woman.”
Greek bishop calls for Russian Church to restrain itself for sake of unity
https://orthochristian.com/124018.html

The Metropolis of Ioannina is among the New Land territories that are part of the Patriarchate of Constantinople but are administered on a daily basis as part of the Greek Orthodox Church. Abp. Ambrose is the newly-appointed abbot of Sretensky Monastery and rector of the Sretensky Theological Seminary in Moscow.