We invite you to share with us our worship online. Join us at 02.00 Eastern Time (09:00 Minsk Time) on May 28, 2023 for a Live Stream of the Russian Orthodox Divine Liturgy Service celebrated at St Elisabeth Convent
We invite you to share with us our moments of thoughtful prayer, contemplation and worship online at 11.00 Eastern Time (18:00 Minsk Time) on May 27, 2023 broadcast live from our Church of the Reigning Icon of the Mother of God.
The Feast of the Ascension is past us, and the day the Holy Trinity is fast approaching. With the Lord, we have the plenitude of life, wherever we find ourselves - in a hospital ward, in a prison jail or in any other inhospitable location.
The world is jealous. One finds God and begins to hold little value in its treasures – money, wealth, power, pride and much else. But the world will go to any length to keep us from abandoning its treasures for the love of God.
The joyous Easter season or Paschaltide is finally here! In the Orthodox Church, this season starts on Easter Sunday (April 16th) and continues for forty days until the eve of the feast of Ascension, which falls on May 25th this year.
The presence of Christ and the blessing of His spirit gave them His apostles the courage to bear their sorrows with dignity and joy. These gifts are equally essential to help us bear our hardships, keep our spirits pure, project His love to…
"Paschal joy reaches down to the gloomiest, darkest and most hopeless corners; its brings light even to the most sorrowful and unbelieving souls. Here are some highlights of the Great and Holy Pascha at different times of my life," writes Tatyana…