On August 14, 2021, the commemoration of the Holy Martyrs Maccabees was celebrated at the Russian-speaking parish in Beer Sheva.
The Divine Liturgy was officiated by Archimandrite Ignatios, Hegoumen of Beit Jala and Beit Sahour. The Russian-speaking flock of south Israel chanted in Russian and Greek under the lead of Archbishop Aristovoulos of Madaba.
After the Divine Liturgy, there was a fasting meal for the congregation.
Source: Patriarchate of Jerusalem