Grand Prince of Holy Russia and Pontifex Maximus of Nova Church of Holy Russia Valeriy Viktorovich Kubarev Rurikovich congratulates to all Russians and Christians on Holiday of Christianization of Russia and the 1000-anniversary of Day of memory Equal Apostles Saint Prince Vladimir – Basil Rurikovich.
The millennium of memory of Saint Prince Vladimir in 2015 is widely marked in the Russian Federation at Church and state level. In the Temple of the Christ Savior the joint Divine Liturgy by Chapter of ROC and heads 15 Local Orthodox Churches today is lead.
Chief negotiator of Church of Greece on celebrations in Moscow Metropolitan Ambrose of Kalavryta and Aigio has expressed the general opinion of Orthodox Churches:
« Saint Prince Vladimir has made much for Russia. The most important, it has educated her Christian light, due to it at it has appeared, it is possible to tell, the person, she has found spiritual, cultural values »
Russian Imperial House of Rurikovich like to remind Churches and to simple people, that Prince Vladimir in Baptism has accepted name Basil, therefore to name Saint Man a pagan name is incorrectly. After Baptism Vladimir is began before the God and people Basil forever eternal.
The official position of descendants of the Kin of Russ – Rurikovich, and also lineal descendants of Grand Prince Vladimir – Basil, about the biography and acts Equal Apostles of Saint Prince Basil is given in clause All truth about Saint Prince Vladimir, the link:
In the past Bulgarian and Finno-Ugric peoples named Vladimir – Basil is Hin Kubar or the Red Sun. The Western Slavs preferred to call his Volodimir or Volodislav. In world historical chronicles X – XI centuries Prince Basil is known as Co–Emperor of Macedonian dynasty Basil Bulgar – Slayer.
According to our researches, Emperor and Grand Prince Basil have died between 1017 and 1021. Date 1015 is doubtful and far-fetched. Nevertheless, reverence of date of Dormition of Equal Apostles Saint Prince Vladimir is fine opportunity to remind All World about great acts of all nice Kin of Russ – Rurikovich.
Holy Russia, Nova Church of Holy Russia, Russian Imperial House of Rurikovich, Fund of Princes and Sovereign Emperor of Holy Russia and Pontifex Maximus of Nova Church of Holy Russia Valeriy Viktorovich Kubarev with all our heart congratulate Christians and Russian people on day of the Christianization of Russia and 1000-anniversary Day of memory of Dormition of Equal Apostles Saint Prince Volodimir–Basil!