The offering of the Paschal Flame in Orthodox parishes in Italy has become a beautiful tradition thanks to the joint efforts of the Administration of Italian parishes of the Moscow Patriarchate, the Fund of St. Andrew the First-Called and the Nadezhda Borodina Russian Centre in Merano with the assistance of the Russian Consulate in Milan. On 1 May 2016, a spark of the Paschal Flame from the Church of the Resurrection in Jerusalem was welcomed in Verona, Merano, Venice and Rome.
With blessing from His Holiness Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill, just before the Orthodox Easter, on April 15 2017 the delegation of the Foundation of St. Andrew the First-Called will deliver the Holy Fire from the Church of the Resurrection in Jerusalem to Moscow for the Patriarchal Easter Service held at the Cathedral […]
Endowment for St. Andrew the First-Called Foundation wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! May the coming year bring joy and happiness to you and your family. Let all dreams come true, and hearts be filled with light and peace! Wishing you a beautiful holiday with lots of cheers and gifts coming […]