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.
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. Touch for map. This statue is on the grounds of the St. Andrew's Ukrainian Orthodox Memorial Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1960 Easton Avenue (CR 527), South Bound Brook NJ 08880, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 21, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.