Equal-to-the Apostles-Great Princes of Kiev-Sovereign of Rus-Ukraine 945-969.
This monument was erected upon the desires of devout Ukrainian women with the blessings of the Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA and Diaspora Mstyslav and by the labors and generous gifts of Ukrainian women dispersed throughout the entire world especially those incorporated in the United Sisterhoods of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA.
This monument was blessed on Aug 16, 1987 AD in honor of the baptism of the Holy Princess Olha 957 wise ruler, zealous Christian and Grandmother of the Holy Prince Volodymyr The Great who in 988 A.D. proclaimed Holy Orthodoxy the State of Religion of Rus-Ukraine.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Women.
Location. 40° 32.807′ N, 74° 31.217′ W. Marker is in South Bound Brook, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is on Easton Avenue. This statue is on the grounds of the St. Andrew's Ukrainian
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ukrainian American Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ukrainian Famine Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fisher House (about 400 feet away); Abraham Staats House (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Abraham Staats House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Bound Brook (approx. 0.9 miles away); Queen’s Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Bound Brook.
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