The Importance of Russian Culture and the Russian Church: A Personal Testimony


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In the beginning there was nothing in my life that would have lead anyone to believe that I would devote my career and the major part of my life to date to searching out and learning about Russian culture. I am Swiss by background, descended on both sides of my family from sturdy Bernese farmers we trace back to the 13th century.

Commencement Address
June 7, 1981
Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary
Jordanville, New York



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