• Seraphim of Sarov

    Seraphim of Sarov

    Saint Seraphim of Sarov (Russian: Серафим Саровский) (30 July O.S. 19 July] 1754 (or 1759) – 14 January O.S. 2 January] 1833), born Prokhor Moshnin (Прохор Мошнин), is one of the most renowned Russian saints in the Eastern Orthodox Church. He is generally considered the greatest of the 19th-century startsy (elders). Seraphim extended the monastic teachings of contemplation, theoria and self-denial to the layperson. He taught that the purpose of the Christian life was to acquire the Holy Spirit. Perhaps his most popular quotation amongst Orthodox believers is "Acquire a peaceful spirit, and thousands around you will be saved."

  • Church of St. Seraphim of Sarov, Rostov-on-Don

    Church of St. Seraphim of Sarov, Rostov-on-Don

    The Church of SaintSeraphim of Sarov (Russian: Храм Преподобного Серафима Саровского ) is a Russian Orthodox church in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. It belongs to the Diocese of Rostov and Novocherkassk of Russian Orthodox Church. It was built in 1911 on the project of architect Boris Raichenkov.

  • Seraphim of Athens

    Seraphim of Athens

    Seraphim (Greek, Σεραφείμ) born Vissarion Tikas (Greek, Βησσαρίων Τίκας) (October 26, 1913 – April 10, 1998) was Archbishop of Athens and All Greece from 1974 to 1998.

  • Seraphim of Antioch

    Seraphim was Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch (1813–1823).

  • Patriarch Seraphim of Constantinople

    Patriarch Seraphim of Constantinople may refer to:

  • Patriarch Seraphim of Constantinople (disambiguation)

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