Holy Prophet of God Elijah and Russian Airborne

Elijah's Day

 Russian Airborne Troops are celebrating St. Prophet Elijah and his intercessory ministry.

This celebration traces its roots from the famous nabat in St. Elijah's church consecrated in year 7029 from Adam (1521 A.D.) near the Red Square on 17 May, 1606 signaling the citizen-led overthrow of the imposter False Dimitry and replacing him with

The Original Pentecost

The Great Feast of the Pentecost

Also known as Trinity Day, Descent of the Holy Spirit, and the Spirit's Day.

Sister Xenia

My name is Sister Xenia. I have lived the past 6 years in various monasteries; the past 3 ½ as a novice in the Serbian Diocese.

These past years were crowned with my recent trip to Russia. Falling in love with that holy place, I asked a holy man if I could stay there but

Ordination of Dn. Joseph

Antiochian Orthodox Church ordained Father Deacon Joseph Hazar to holy priesthood. The ordination took place at St. George Orthodox Christian Church in Fishers, IN during the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy led by his grace Bishop Anthony.

The Race Weekend

As we begin this special “Race Weekend,” let us remember St. Paul’s admonition:

+ Heb 12:1 
Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us.


Russian President and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow visited Mt. Athos to commemorate 1000 year of Russian monastic presence on the Holy Mountain.