Romanian Orthodox Church considers popular monk, persecuted by communists for sainthood

October 1, 2015 12:42 PM

11 0

Romanian Orthodox Church considers popular monk, persecuted by communists for sainthood

A Romanian gendarme holds his hands behind his back while speaking to men praying outside the door of the Romanian Patriarchy in Bucharest, Romania, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. A religious service was held to mark eight years since Patriarch Daniel began leading the Romanian Orthodox Church. (Andreea Alexandru, Mediafax via AP) ROMANIA OUT (The Associated Press)

BUCHAREST, Romania – The Romanian Orthodox Church says it is considering a Romanian monk persecuted by the communists and known as the "saint of Transylvania" for sainthood.

Read more

To category page

Loading...