Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Cross of St. Andrew tours Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus

(mospat.ru) - With the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and by agreement with the Holy Synod of the Greek Orthodox Church, the Cross of St. Andrew the First Called will be brought to the Russian Orthodox Church to stay in her fold from July 11 to August 2, 2013. Timed to the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia, the bringing of the shrine to Russia, Ukraine and Belarus has been arranged by the St. Andrew the First Called Foundation with the support of the Apostoli charity of the Orthodox Church of Greece.

1 comment:

  1. Baptism of Rus'. Or Baptism of Ukraine, since it took place in Kyiv, which is in Ukraine, not in Russia.