Each year, on April 7, the Russian Orthodox Church celebrates the feast of the Annunciation. One of the Twelve Great Feasts, it commemorates the joy of the Archangel Gabriel’s announcement of the coming of Christ. Orthodox icons depicting this event are highly venerated and honored with great respect by the…

Saint George is honored all over Europe as the main saint of England. Most people hearing his name start imagining a brave knight in shiny armor slaying the dragon. Unfortunately, not much is known about George’s true identity. Over the centuries, his life facts have been intertwined with fiction and…

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