Saint Elizabeth the New Martyr

Image

Elisabethhesse

Elisabeth Hesse (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Saint Elizabeth the New Martyr

Grand Duchess Elizabeth Romanov was murdered by the communists 95 years ago today.

Elizabeth, full of grace, pray for us.

ALAPAYEVSK

Image

The entrance to the mine shaft at Alapayevsk where the Grand Duchess Sister Elizabeth was thrown to her death accompanied by four young Romanov men and Sister Barbara. It is now a place of pilgrimage.

Elizabeth, New Martyr,  pray for us.

Save