“Consecration of St. Anna Chapel at Russian Chapel Hills Vineyard”

2019-02-08T07:56:14-05:00September 29th, 2014|News|

The Chapel of St. Anna, the first Russian Orthodox Church Abroad (ROCA) in Polk County, was consecrated at 6 p.m. on Sept. 3. Metropolitan Hillarion, who is the first hierarch of all of ROCA, presided over this service other clergy present were Fr. Vasily from a ROCA in Canada as [...]

“Saint Anne” in the Vineyard: A Russian Orthodox Chapel in North Carolina in Memory of Fallen Veterans of Afghan War

2019-02-08T07:57:41-05:00September 7th, 2014|News|

For many today, the war in Afghanistan is ancient history. But in the middle of the 1980s, it was one the most volatile spots on earth. All across a country still living in the Stone Age, global politics of a new world were being decided. And Kandahar was one of [...]

Introducing Russian Chapel Hills Winery

2019-02-08T07:22:25-05:00March 11th, 2012|News|

With much prayer, we are introducing Russian Chapel Hills Winery, located in Columbus, North Carolina.  Our vineyard rests below the beautiful St. Anna Chapel, which is a part of the Eastern Diocese of the Russian Church Outside of Russia, under the Omophorion of Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian [...]