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08 August 2018
Rare 2,200-year-old earring a goldmine for scholars of Hellenistic-era Jerusalem
Gold filigree animal-headed jewelry item illuminates an opaque era of Jerusalem's history - and may reset ancient city borders. next..
28 July 2018
In Montenegro, there is a photo exhibition about kawasah guides at the IOPS in Jerusalem
From June 23 to August 31 in Montenegro, the photo exhibition "Grbalane in Jerusalem, 1890-1914", tells about the inhabitants of the town of Grbal in the service of guides (Kavases) in Jerusalem in the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society. next..
25 July 2018
Archaeological find has changed the views of scientists on the relationship of Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land
Recently in Israel archaeologists have discovered an object that sheds additional light on the relations of Christians and Muslims in the early period of Islam. next..
21 July 2018
IOPS modestly marked the 100th anniversary of the martyrdom of its second chairman
July 18 marked the 100th anniversary of the death of Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna at the hands of the Bolsheviks, from 1905 to 1917 headed the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society (IOPS). next..
20 July 2018
In Israel archaeologists have discovered a mosaic image of Moses scouts
American and Israeli archeologists at the excavations of the ancient synagogue in Lower Galilee found recently a mosaic depicting the famous biblical scene. next..
10 July 2018
Archaeologists have opened the gates in the Bible city of the Zer
The team of the international expedition of archaeologists discovered during excavations in the north of the country, opened the entrance gate to the Bible City of Zer during the excavations carried out on the Golan Heights in the last two weeks, the Regional Council of the Golan Heights said on Sunday next..
03 July 2018
Israel more than Jordan attracts tourists with a biblical story
Representatives of the tourism industry in Jordan are puzzled by the fact that the kingdom can not attract tourists to its territory, for which the Christian heritage of the country is important. next..
28 June 2018
Prince William visited the tomb of his great-grandmother in the Russian church in Jerusalem, built by the IOPS
On June 28, the grandson of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain, Prince William, on a trip to Israel, visited the tomb of his great-grandmother, buried in the Russian Orthodox Church of Mary Magdalene in Gethsemane. next..
26 May 2018
3 tiny, extremely rare 4th century BCE Jewish-minted coins found in Jerusalem
Struck during the Persian era, owl-inscribed 'Yehud' coins were discovered in the Temple Mount Sifting Project, doubling the number found in the Jerusalem next..
13 May 2018
In Israel, an international scientific symposium on Qumran
The central theme of the symposium was the idea and image of the desert next..
06 May 2018
Orthodox world celebrates the day of memory of the holy Great Martyr George
On May 6 (April 23) the faithful of the Orthodox Church celebrate the feast day of the holy Great Martyr George the Victorious, on the day of his reappearance next..
28 April 2018
Teenagers congratulated their peers from other countries on Easter
Easter of Christ is a great and significant holiday of our Church. Orthodox Christians celebrate it for 40 days, that is how many Easter chants sound in worship. Moscow schoolchildren, who are participants of the Pilgrimage project of the Patriarchal Center for the Spiritual Development of Children and Youth at the Moscow St. Daniel Monastery, recorded Easter greetings in various languages. next..
08 April 2018
We congratulate all visitors of our site on the holiday of the Bright Resurrection of Christ! next..
07 April 2018
The Foundation of St. Andrew the First-Called will deliver to Moscow a Holy Fire from Jerusalem
With the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, on April 7, 2018, on the eve of the Orthodox Easter, the delegation of the Andrew the First-Called Foundation will deliver the Holy Fire from the Church of the Resurrection of Christ in Jerusalem to Moscow for the Easter Patriarchal Divine Service in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. The delegation will be headed by the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Andrew the First-Called Foundation Vladimir Ivanovich Yakunin and the representative of the Russian Orthodox Church, Bishop of Krasnogorsk Irinarkh, Vicar of His Holiness Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia. next..
31 March 2018
Perpetuate the memory of Russian sailors in the Spanish Menorca
Most recently, the portal Vesti.Ru published a report by Maria Sveshnikova on the project to restore the obelisk at the burial site of Russian sailors on the island of Menorca. Portal of Orthodoxy.Ru was asked to tell about this the prior of the church of St. equals. Mary Magdalene in Madrid, Protopriest Andrei Kordochkin, the initiator of this project. next..
22 March 2018
Israel began to demine the place of Christ's Baptism on the banks of the Jordan
The Ministry of Defense of Israel announced the beginning of the demining of the site of the baptism of Jesus Christ on the banks of the Jordan River with the transfer of the defused areas to the believers. next..
21 March 2018
In the new archaeological park of Israel in Megiddo will be presented early Christian mosaic
The mosaic adorned the floor in a large apartment building measuring 30-40 m, where one of the halls was reserved for worship next..
22 February 2018
In nd of biblical proportions, Prophet Isaiah’s seal claimed to be unearthed
Chanced upon near a seal identified with King Hezekiah, a tiny clay piece may be the first-ever proof of the prophet, though a missing letter leaves room for doubt next..
09 February 2018
On the outskirts of Jerusalem a park was opened on the site of an ancient basin where the apostle Philip could baptize an Ethiopian eunuch
The Israeli Antiquities Authority last week presented the results of archaeological excavations to the public at the opening ceremony of a new natural park in the Ein Haniya source area in the southern vicinity of Jerusalem. next..
11 January 2018
Israel has set an absolute record in the number of tourists
Israel has set an absolute record in the number of tourists next..
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"Russia in colours" in Jerusalem