20 января в Библиотеке МДА в рамках цикла лекций Юлии Матвеевой «Ткани забытых смыслов в иконографии, обряде, традиции» прошла первая лекция «Небеса и ткани: иконография, литургическая практика, историческое развитие».
From 7 th to 9 th January the Moscow Theological Academy miraculously transformed. Corridors
were flooded with running children instead of students and children’s laughter and music floating
in the background instead of a classroom bell. Everybody cheered and celebrated newborn Christ.
At night on January 1 st the bishop of Zvenigorod Pitirim, Rector of the Moscow Theological
Academy, together with ordained teachers and students hold the first divine service of a New
Year at the academic church of the Intercession of the Theotokos.
On December 17 th the metropolitan of Volokolamsk Ilarion, Head of the Office of
External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, gave a lecture in the main hall of
the Moscow Theological Academy on “Inter-Orthodox relations in a modern world”.