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His Eminence the Metropolitan Archbishop of Pskov has laid the foundation stone of a new Church dedicated to the Holy Royal Martyrs, on the site of the abdication of Emperor Nicholas II on the 100th anniversary of this sad event. The church will stand at the train station at Dno, where Tsar Nicholas II signed his abdication on board the Imperial Train. http://theorthodoxchurch.info/blog/news/foundation-of-royal-martyrs-church-laid-at-site-of-tsars-abdication/ __________________ The Lion of Judah hath prevailed.
Ethiopia stretches her hands unto God (Quote from Psalm 68 which served as the Imperial Motto of the Ethiopian Empire)
"God and history shall remember your judgment." (Quote from Emperor Haile Selassie I's speech to the League of Nations to plead for assistance against the Italian Invasion, 1936.)
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All very nice and everything, but I wish the Russians (and the Russian Orthodox Church) would stop just thinking up new things to commemorate about the martyred Romanovs, and work out a mechanism for restoring the living ones.