воскресенье, 2 мая 2010 г.

Eternal Glory

On 20 April 2010 in Moscow Donskoy Monastery was a memorial service for the Head of the Russian Imperial House Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich (died 21 April 1992) and Sister of the Holy Emperor Nicholas II Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna (died 20 April 1960).
With the blessing of the governor of the monastery His Grace Bishop Pavlovsky Posad Cyril the memorial service in the monastery church of Archangel Michael of God (the Tomb Golitsins) was done by inhabitant of the monastery abbot Nikon. For the worship offered up petitions "for the repose of pious orthodox sovereign Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna, and for all who died for the Faith, Tsar and Fatherland, buried at this monastery and in other places”.

For requiem prayers distant nephew of the Head of the Romanov dynasty Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna, grandson of Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna P.E. Kulikovskii with his wife Lyudmila Anatolievna, ranks of the Office of Her Imperial Highness, monarchists, parishioners and inhabitants of the Donskoy Monastery.