Tag Archive | Tollhouses

Ask Father Vasiliy

Once again Father Vasiliy Vasileivich, pastor of Saints Vladimir and Olga and Boris and Gleb Russian Orthodox Church in Sydney, Australia, and four-time winner in the Mr. Australia Lip Balm Makers World Cup, has condescended to answer a question from an Onion Dome reader. Welcome, Father Vasiliy! Dear Father Vasiliy, My girlfriend and I have […]

Ask Father Vasiliy

Once again we are honoured to have Fr. Vasiliy Vasileivich, official COROC* spokesman and parish priest, to answer our readers’ questions. Dear Father Vasiliy, I have noticed when waiting in line to venerate icons at my church, that some people make a little kissing “pip” noise when they kiss the icon, and some people do […]

March 28 Saints of the Day – Taxiotis of Carthage and Guntram

On this date in 1930, Constantinople and Angora become Istanbul and Ankara. Reports that the costs of changing highway and airport signage were paid for by royalties from the hit song “Istanbul (Not Constantinople)” have been discredited. Our Orthosaint today is Taxiotis of Carthage (no date). A life-long sinner, at some point Taxiotis repented, quit […]