Undoubtedly influenced by his Christian grandmother and by a proposed marriage alliance with the Byzantine imperial family, Olga's grandson Vladimir I (c.
956-1015) prince of Kiev, from among several options, chose the Byzantine rite.
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Like to know both the express train & commuter train depart at which stations ?
if I travel by bus from VDNH Station let say in the morning 9am what is the chance of hitting on a traffic jam on the way to sergiev posad?
By the mid-10th century, there was already a Christian community among Kievan nobility, under the leadership of Greek and Byzantine priests, although paganism remained the dominant religion.
You can print your ticket any time before departure at any self-service terminal or ticket office.
I guess this is the express train type which take an hour train ride?
just to check will I be able to buy the commuter train (slower train) at yaroslavslky station on the morning I depart to sergiev posad?
In 863–869, Saint Cyril and Saint Methodius translated parts of the Bible into Old Church Slavonic language for the first time, paving the way for the Christianization of the Slavs.
There is evidence that the first Christian bishop was sent to Novgorod from Constantinople either by Patriarch Photius or Patriarch Ignatius, circa 866-867 AD.