The Week in Pictures: March 22-28, 2021

The Feast of the Annunciation brought joy to Orthodox Christians during this period when nature comes back to life. Here is our selection of pictures taken between March 22 and March 28, 2021.

Bishop Prodromos of Toliara and South Madagascar visiting the hard-to-reach villages within the diocese. Photo: Orthodoxia News Agency
Sunset at the Parepa Monastery in the Archdiocese of Bucharest. Photo: Hieromonk Benedict Rusu
Tomb of Elder Justin Pârvu. Photo: Andreea Luca
Chef Artyom Martirosov prepares pancakes for the homeless at the Orthodox Service “Mercy” – Russia. Photo: / Maria Lurie
Members of the Macedonian-Romanian community prepared pies to commemorate Father Haralambie Balamace and the Macedonian-Romanian martyrs in the Balkans. Photo: / Mircea Florescu
The moon shining over the cross on the church of Râmeț Monastery. Photo: Mariana Călărașu
St Anna – Orșova Monastery. Photo: Marginean Ana
Spring makes its presence felt at Izbuc Monastery. Photo: Facebook / Izbuc Monastery
A call to prayer at Comana Monastery. Photo: Facebook / Comana Monastery
Believers in the courtyard of the Patriarchal Cathedral for the feast of the Annunciation. Photo: / Mircea Florescu
The young people from Ieud welcomed Assistant Bishop Timotei of Sătmar at the patronal celebrations of the local church. Photo: Facebook / Diocese of Maramureș and Sătmar
The representatives of the Metropolis of Sofia congratulated the women working at N. I. Pirogov University Hospital and the Military Medical Academy. Photo: Patriarchate of Bulgaria
A child holding an icon of the Mother of God at the “Prayer for Life” event, organized by the Civic Platform “Together” in Cluj-Napoca. Photo: Facebook / Metropolis of Cluj, Maramureș and Sălaj
Christ Patocrator at the main church of Techirghiol Monastery. Photo: Instagram / Techirghiol Monastery
The University Church of St. Gregory Palamas in Bucharest celebrated its patronal feast on the second Sunday of Lent. Photo: / Mircea Florescu
The Metropolitan of Moldavia and Bukovina celebrated the Divine Liturgy together with the Bishop of Southern Bessarabia on the 103rd anniversary of the Union of Bessarabia with Romania. Photo: Doxologia / Flavius Popa

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