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  • 26 January 2012, 12:51 | Kaleidoscope-digest | 

    Holy New Martyr Vladimir, Metropolitan of Kiev (+ 1918)

    The holy Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev was the first bishop to be tortured and slain by the Communists at the time of the Russian Revolution.

  • 2 February 2011, 16:50 | Kaleidoscope-digest | 

    Saint Nikitas of the Kiev Caves and Bishop of Novgorod

  • 17 January 2011, 18:17 | Religious-digest | 

    St. Lavrentiy of Chernihiv (1868-1950)

    January 19 (which is January 6 on the Julian Calendar), the Feast of Theophany, marks the 61st anniversary of the repose of a Ukrainian saint of modern times, the Venerable Lavrentiy of Chernihiv. During my visit to Chernihiv in the summer of 2006 I had heard of this remarkable man who kept the Faith as a Monk in the some of the most difficult days that the people of Ukraine have ever known. He is much revered in this district of Ukraine which has given the Church many Saints.

  • 10 December 2010, 13:56 | Kaleidoscope-digest | 

    St Joasaph the Bishop of Belgorod

    Saint Joasaph was born at Proluka, in the former Poltava governance, on September 8, 1705, the Feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos. He was descended from the old and venerable Little Russian (Ukrainian) lineage of the Gorlenkovi. At Baptism he was named Joachim.