Ordination of Reader

During the reading of the Third Hour on the Great Feast of the Meeting of the Lord, 2/15 February, 2014, in the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God and Holy Royal Martyrs, His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin, Germany and Great Britain tonsured and ordained Pavel Lisitsin as a Reader.

Reader Pavel has been a member of the Church Council since 1998. A generous benefactor of the parish, between 2001 and 2005 Pavel Lisitsin personally managed the final phase of building the Cathedral. At the Parish Annual General Meeting in 2004, Pavel Lisitsin was nominated as Ktitor (“Founder”) of the Parish.