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Start a New Life!

Recently, three new novices joined our Convent! It has been a long-standing tradition in our Convent that postulants become novices during a midnight office in a fasting season.

Toys From Our Textile Workshop Were Great New Year Gifts For Young Cancer Patients

Actors of The Sun House Theatre together with the staff of the Textile Workshop of St Elisabeth Convent held a New Year event in Children's Cancer Centre in Baraŭliany.

3 Questions and 3 Answers with an Orthodox Priest

There is a fixed time of worship, and there is your spare time that you have to sacrifice to come to church for help. This painful condition of your soul has a certain reason.

Fathers Say

Priest Valery Zakharov: If we compare ourselves to people around us, we might think that we are successful enough. However, if we compare ourselves to God, we will realise that we have a lot to be sorry for and a lot to change.

3 Questions and 3 Answers with an Orthodox Priest

Should I partake of the Sacraments if my soul is as dry as a desert?

Fathers Say

Archpriest Demetrius Basalygo: From now on, a human being does not only have the opportunity to know the true God, to love him, and talk to him in prayer. From now on, he can be united with him, too.

Serving God and People: Our Sisterhood Is 21 Today

The birthday of the Sisterhood in honour of Holy Martyr Grand Princess Elisabeth was a key event in the history of St Elisabeth Convent. The Sisterhood was started in Ss Peter and Paul Cathedral in Minsk, where Father Andrew Lemeshonok served.

3 Questions and 3 Answers with an Orthodox Priest

Archpriest Andrew Lemeshonok, the spiritual father of St Elisabeth Convent, answers various questions of the parishioners.

Cathedral Decorated by Our Artisans Consecrated in Salihorsk

The Cathedral in honour of the Nativity of Christ was consecrated on Sunday, November 26. The workshops of St Elisabeth Convent made a significant contribution to the decoration of the cathedral.

FEAST DAY OF THE MERCIFUL ICON OF THE MOTHER OF GOD, OR THE LONG-AWAITED FEAST OF THE BOARDING HOME NO. 4

The sisters of St Elisabeth Convent organised a real feast for the patients and the staff of the Boarding Home No. 4 on the day of the Merciful icon of the Mother of God.