In South Africa, honoured the memory of the Regal martyrs


17 July 2018 the commemoration day of the Holy Royal martyrs and the 100th anniversary of their martyrdom in the Church of the PDP. Sergius of Radonezh in Johannesburg was a divine Liturgy. After the divine service in the parish centre hosted the opening of “the Last Romanov”.


On display were the personal photographs from the archives of the Romanov family. The photo exhibition organized by the parish of the PDP. Sergius of Radonezh with the support of Rossotrudnichestvo representative office in South Africa and the portal “Pravoslavie”.


The opening ceremony in addition to parishioners was attended by the Archimandrite of Jacobus van Der Riet, a cleric in the Johannesburg diocese of the Orthodox Church of Alexandria and the Afrikaners, who came to honor the memory of the last Russian Tsar. They laid flowers to the icon of the Royal martyrs and with great interest participated in a conversation about the Romanov family.





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