HIEROMARTYR JOASAPH, BISHOP OF CHISTOPOL and Those with Him – December 15 — True Orthodox Diocese of Western Europe

by Dr. Vladimir Moss Bishop Joasaph, in the world John Ioannovich (Ivan Ivanovich) Udalov, was born on April 5, 1886, in the pious family of a watchmaker in the city of Ufa. He finished his studies at the Ufa theological school (1900) and the Ufa theological seminary (1906). Wishing to become a priest, John Ioannovich…

HIEROMARTYR JOASAPH, BISHOP OF CHISTOPOL and Those with Him – December 15 — True Orthodox Diocese of Western Europe