The Monastic Choir of St Elisabeth Convent

The Monastic Choir of St Elisabeth Convent has become an integral part of the Heart 2 Heart Festival programme. The charitable concerts of the Monastic Choir are well-known and loved in many countries across Europe. They evoke engagement even with those who are taking their first steps into the Church. We know

The Good Mission in the British Isles

The residents of London and Dublin enjoyed the beauty of the Orthodox faith and its rich cultural and spiritual heritage in the spring of 2017. The Heart 2 Heart Orthodox Festival was held in London on May 4 – 7 and in Dublin on May 11 – 14 with the

Serving God by Serving People

Lay and monastic sisters have worked hand in hand in the Sisterhood of St Elisabeth Convent in Minsk for over two decades. Following in the footsteps of their heavenly patroness and with the blessing of the Very Rev Andrew Lemeshonok, the spiritual father of St Elisabeth Convent, the sisters carry

Discover the Secrets of Ancient Mosaics

Heart 2 Heart Festival and mosaic artists of St Elisabeth Convent invite you to take part in workshop sessions* on mosaics to be held in London on July 3 and July 5-8. Making a mosaic is a really enchanting process. The participants will have the chance to make a mosaic

Lots of Joy You Will Enjoy

Meeting guests with sweets, delicious pastry, and herbal tea has become a good tradition of the Heart 2 Heart Festival. All products in the phyto café of St Elisabeth Convent are not just tasty but also natural and healthy. You can indulge in candied fruit, marshmallows, Turkish delight and other

Encountering the Word

Thanks to the Heart 2 Heart Festival, colourful and educational books published by the Publishing House of St Elisabeth Convent (Minsk) have found new readers in many countries across Europe. The Publishing House of St Elisabeth Convent is one of the largest Christian publishers in Belarus. It publishes Christian books in

The Show That Brings Your Childhood Back

One-Person Music Show The Little Prince based on the eponymous novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry will be demonstrated within the frameworks Heart 2 Heart Festival in London on July 6 and 7 this year. “All adults used to be children but few of them remember it,” “You are forever responsible for

A Special Garden for Special Children

A special sensory garden for special children is being launched in the Boarding Home for Children with Special Needs with the support of St Elisabeth Convent. This is what Andrey Zhdanovich, the principal of this facility, told us, “The garden will be divided in five parts, each of which will

Heart-Warmed Clay

Original ceramic products made using relief decoration, overglaze painting, decals, or painted with gold are well known to the guests of the Heart 2 Heart Festival. All masterpieces created in the Ceramic Workshop of St Elisabeth Convent can be called exclusive and unique hands down. The Ceramic Workshop of St Elisabeth