Thesis awards of the clergy

1. Bishop’s thesis award with a wax seal of Bishop Dmitry Sukhumsky, issued to priest Panteleimon Samaa (May 12, 1908). 50 × 69 cm

In this thesis award it is written that after the confession, Panteleimon Samaa (his spiritual father was priest Sergiy Protopopov) was ordained as a priest by Bishop Dmitry of Sukhum for the Church of the Resurrection of Christ in the village of Achandara, Sukhum Diocese. The thesis award was certified by the episcopal wax seal and issued on 12 May 1908, Sukhum.

It was transmitted by S. Yu. Lolua in August 2018.

 

2. Bishop’s thesis award with a wax seal of Archbishop Benedict of Belostok and Grodno, issued to priest Joseph Severin (February 23, 1943). 50 × 69 cm

In this thesis award it is written that after the confession, Joseph Daniilovich Severin (his spiritual father was Archpriest Theodore Valikovsky) was ordained as a priest by Archbishop Benedict of Belostok and Grodno for the Church of the Holy Trinity in the town of Zelva, Volkovsky district, February 21, 1943. The thesis award was certified by the episcopal wax seal and issued on February 23, 1943, in the city of Grodno (BSSR).