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Did Moscow even exist 1,025 yrs ago?

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  • Nina Tkachuk Dimas
    [Machine ranslation]  http://www.sedmitza.ru/text/3908011.html First Hierarchs of the nine local Orthodox churches will visit Kiev to mark the 1025th
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      First Hierarchs of the nine local Orthodox churches will visit Kiev to mark the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Rus'
      Celebrations to mark the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia will begin on July 24, the feast day of St. Princess Olga, in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow.
      KIEV. Nine primates of local Orthodox churches are going to visit the festivities in celebration of the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia in Kiev, "Interfax", the press service of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. 

      "We know that in Kiev there will be 9 of 15 primates of local Orthodox Churches, as well as official delegations from all the other local Orthodox Churches" - a spokesman said on Wednesday. 

      Celebrations to mark the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia will begin on July 24, the feast day of St. Princess Olga, in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow. Then Primates of the Church will then move to Kiev, where the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra Liturgy will be served, and then - to Minsk.

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