Voices from Russia

Sunday, 18 October 2015

18 October 2015. A Thought from Elder Archimandrite St Varsonofy Plikhanov of the Optina Pustyn

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Elder Varsonofy had been a long-service army officer in the Orenburg Cossack voiska, reaching the rank of colonel. He didn’t enter the monastery until he was 45. It takes all kinds, not only to make a world, but also to make a Church!



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