Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Myrrh-Bearing Women Sunday, St Mary Magdalene Convent

(ROCOR) - On Sunday, May 21, 2013, the Sunday of the Holy Myrrh-Bearing Women, His Grace Bishop Agapit of Stuttgart celebrated Divine Liturgy (and all-night vigil the evening before) at the Russian St Mary Magdalene, Equal-to-the-Apostles Convent in Gethsemane, Jerusalem. He was joined by Archimandrite Roman (Krassovsky) and other clergymen of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem of the Russian Church Abroad and a multitude of worshipers.


  1. Care to explain hat the last picture is to your unenlightened Latin readers? :-) I know they are prosphora, but I don't get the context...

    1. Sure. See this: