Confessions with Sign Language Interpretation to Take Place in the Penza Diocese

Natalya Mihailova | 19 September 2014
September 17, 2014. A Divine Liturgy with sign language interpretation is to take place at the Church of St. Matrona of Moscow in Penza for the first time in the city's history on September 21.

Interfax-Religion reports that later on divine services with sign language interpretation will be held at this church every first and third Sunday of a month.

Besides, Hieromonk Hilarion (Isaev), Rector of the church, will hold meetings with hearing-impaired people, during which they will be able to ask the Hieromonk questions and make confessions, every Saturday starting from September 20.

An Orthodox Christian hearing-impaired and deaf community opened on the premises of the church on September 1. Hieromonk Hilarion is the head of this community.

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