From the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
To Archimandrite Roman (Krassovsky)
Head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem
At the meeting of the Holy Synod, which took place in remote format, on Friday, July 11/24, 2020, on the day of remembrance of the Equal-to-the-Apostles Olga, Grand Duchess of Russia,
HEARD: A report of Archimandrite Roman (Krassovsky), Head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem.
IT WAS RESOLVED: 1) Take note of the presentation. 2) Bless the preparation of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the transfer of the relics of the Holy Martyrs of Alapaevsk (Grand Duchess Elisabeth and nun Barbara – ed.) in the coming year 2021, and make the final decision on the timing of the celebration at the next meeting of the Synod. 3) The celebration of the day of the transfer of the relics of the Nun Martyrs of Alapaevsk shall be included in the Church-Liturgical Calendar of the Russian Church Abroad on January 17/30.
//s// Metropolitan Hilarion
President of the Holy Synod
//s// Bishop Nicholas
Deputy Secretary of the Holy Synod
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