March 31, 2017

Metropolitan Macarius

Russia Post released a stamp to commemorate 200 years of birth of Metropolitan Macarius (1816-1882) on 7th October 2016. Metropolitan of Moscow and Kolomna Macarius (Bulgakov) is an outstanding Russian thinker and public figure.

The stamp features the portrait of Metropolitan Macarius and in the background of the Moscow Kremlin Assumption of the Cathedral and the Church of the prophet Elijah (Exaltation) in Moscow.

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