With a salutatory word to participants addressed the Governor of the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra Metropolitan Arseny of Svyatogorsk (Yakovenko)
The conference was headed by honored worker of culture of Ukraine Volodymyr Grandfathers.
On 13 and 14 December 2018 at the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra, was held the XIII scientific conference “Sibilski reading”, reported the official website of the monastery.
The conference was devoted to the results of archaeological, historical and museological research in the Svyatogorsky region.
In the sections “Archaeological research, Historical research, and museology” as well as “Historiography and sources studies of the Holy Mountains” was made by 27 scientists and Museum workers from the Donetsk and Kharkiv regions.
Opened the conference and vicar of the monastery Metropolitan Arseny of Svyatogorsk (Yakovenko).
“We are here for a good cause. And for good – then for the Saint. After all, as the Holy fathers say, “what is Holiness is constancy in the good”. If we say something good, think something good, help good to one another, it means we live in Holiness,” said Archbishop Arseny.
The forum presented the new edition of the monastery – the anthology “Svyatogorsky the chronicler,” which covers the history of the ancient monastery and its modern life. Its contents will be interesting for everyone who is interested in the history of the Svyatogorsk edges and Sloboda Ukraine. The editors of the anthology were invited to cooperation and new authors.
For the participants of the scientific conference presented the exhibition “a window to the past. Material and spiritual culture of the population Svyatogorsky historical range of the XIX–XX centuries”.
Earlier, the SPM reported that Svyatogorsk Lavra has published a new edition of “the Svyatogorsk chronicle”.