Author Archive for Andrew Gould

PASCHAL PILGRIMAGE TO RUSSIA: FROM DIVEEVO TO VALAAM

Also from the 2015 tour -  a priest venerates an icon after a memorial service in Butovo - a site of mass martyrdom.

  Editor’s note: I had the great privilege of traveling to Russia in 2006 with Fr. Ilya Gotlinsky of Orthodox Tours. It was a superb experience, in every respect. Fr. Ilya leads tours regularly, but I would like to call…

Two New Choros Chandeliers

Newly-installed choros at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Danbury, CT.

  I have had the opportunity recently to make and install two choros chandeliers, a type of fixture that is of particular interest to me as a designer. I have written previously about similar chandeliers I have installed in churches…