Mother Maria of Paris: Saint of the Open Door

On January 18, 2004, the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Istanbul recognized Mother Maria Skobtsova as a saint along with her son Yuri, the priest who worked closely with her, Fr. Dimitri Kl├ępinin, and her close friend and collaborator Ilya Fondaminsky. All four died in German concentration camps. by Jim Forest “No amount … Continue reading Mother Maria of Paris: Saint of the Open Door