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Image of Iconostasis of St Nicholas Church

St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church collection

Photographs from St Nicholas Church, the Russian Orthodox church situated at 297 Brougham Street, Sydenham. The church was consecrated in 1963 and continues to serve the Russian Orthodox community in Christchurch under the care of Father Valentin Basiuk.

Image credit: Iconostasis of St Nicholas Church. CCL-StNi-iconostasis
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25
St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church collection
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Blessing of new cupola

Around 6 years ago, the cupola of St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church was refurbished and reclad to repair damage and futureproof it from the harsh New Zealand elements. Father Valentin Basiuk is...

Icon of Christ (Pantocrator)

Situated on the right hand side of the Holy Doors, This Icon of Jesus Christ is written in the traditional early church style called Pantocrator (Ruler of All, Greek). This style shows Christ blessing...

Icon of the Theotokos (Panagia Hodigitria)

Situated on the left-hand side of the Holy Doors, This Icon of the Theotokos (God-bearer, Greek) is written in the traditional early church style called Panagia Hodigitria. The Theotokos is depicted...