The Week in Pictures: May 31 – June 6, 2021

Please find below our selection of photos with moments of Orthodox life captured between May 31 and June 6, 2021.

The children from the “Saint Sofia” Daycare Centre of the Archdiocese of Bucharest celebrated Children’s Day. Photo: / Raluca Ene
His Grace Bishop Justin celebrated his name day at the Cathedral in Baia Mare, surrounded by children from Bârsana village and from the town of Râmnicu Vâlcea. Photo: Facebook / Diocese of Maramureș and Sătmar
An elderly lady hugs her granddaughter during the patronal feast of “St Justin the Martyr and Philosopher” Parish in Cluj. Photo: Metropolis of Cluj / Darius Echim
Children’s Day celebrated through recreational activities at Bucharest’s Fundenii Doamnei Parish. Photo: / Raluca Ene
His Beatitude Neophyte, Patriarch of Bulgaria, at a meeting with the counsellors of the Sophia eparchy. Photo: Patriarchate of Bulgartia
The library of Stavropoleos Monastery in Bucharest. Photo: Painter Daniel Codrescu
Blossoming poppies in the garden of St Anna Monastery, Orșova. Photo: Nun Ambrozia
The wooden gate of the “Saint Nicholas” of Fericea Church, in the county of Maramureș. Photo: Facebook / Diocese of Maramureș and Sătmar
Patriarch Porfirije of Serbia with children at the opening of an icon exhibition. Photo: Serbian Patriarchate
View of the Dervent Monastery’s library. Photo: Protosyncellus Sofronie Bobaru
Priests carrying the reliquaries with the relics of the Holy Martyrs of Niculitsel. Photo: Facebook / Diocese of Tulcea
The Bulgarian Academy of Photography organized a photo exhibition. Photo: Facebook / Penko Skumov
Child venerating an icon at Plumbuita Monastery. Photo: Afsar Amirabadi
The ruins of Chiajna Monastery. Photo: Facebook / Marius Ciulu
Archbishop Calinic of Argeș and Muscel visited the school in his native village, Cracăul Negru, in Neamț county. Photo: Facebook / Archdiocese of Argeș and Muscel
Faithful in Dumitra, Năsăud Deanery, participate in the Divine Liturgy at the local church. Photo: Facebook / Metropolis of Cluj
Caraiman Monastery with the Bucegi Mountains shrouded in fog. Photo: Petru Boscodeală

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