An immersion in Russia

During my stay in Sablino, I enjoyed many walks around the town as well as weekly services at St. Nicholas Church. Although I was raised Episcopalian, I find the Russian Orthodox religion fascinating and spiri...

MVERN celebrates 20 years!

In 1992, after the end of the Cold War with Russia, Episcopal churches  were invited to form parish partnerships to support the burgeoning re-opening of Russian Orthodox churches. Answering the call, the Miami ...

Celebrating 20 years of partnership

In 1996, the Diocese of Southern Ohio was invited to join a radical program after the end of the Cold War with Russia. Fueled by citizen diplomacy, Episcopal Churches across the United States were asked to supp...