Incredible Artists

The Joyful Hearts Ensemble, directed by Nun Sophia, operates under the aegis of the Convent. Its participants live in one of the boarding homes for people with special needs but they also happen to have very special talents. In spite of their mental and physical disadvantages, they are not depressed.

Saint Elisabeth Convent. The Story

The Sisterhood in honour of the Holy Martyr Grand Princess Elisabeth was established in Minsk in 1996 when the Rev Andrew Lemeshonok and several parishioners of SS Peter and Paul Cathedral began to pay regular visits to severely ill patients of city hospitals, including the National Psychiatric Hospital. Three years