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Modern Miracles

Eighteenth, Nineteenth and Twentieth century reports from Europe, Russia, Greece, the United States, and more, including weeping icons

St Nicholas with miners
Miracle of St. Nicholas at Darr Mine
Iconographer: Philip Zimmerman
Used by permission

United States
A Modern Day Miracle
1907 Jacobs Creek, Pennsylvania
St. Nicholas comes to Juneau
why the Tlinglit are Orthodox

Greece
Modern-Day Daedalus
1988 test of human stamina and ingenuity
Food in Famine
relief in Greece, 1942-43
Family Miracles
from Patmos, Greece
Miracles of Saint Nicholas in Andros 
accounts from the Monastery of Agios Nikolaos
Rescue in Thessalonica
A young boy saved
Stories from Mount Athos
Seven accounts of St. Nicholas' protection and provision

Cyprus
How the Village Got Its Name
How a farmer's discovery changed things
Sight for the Blind
Near Limassol around 1920
Hope in Prison
Near Limassol around 1920
A Family's Stories from Limassol
St. Nicholas visits two generations in the same family

Palestine
Nicholas Comes Home
an icon comes to its rightful home, Beit Jala, Palestine
Stories from Beit Jala
St. Nicholas as protector and rescuer
St. Nicholas: Father of Beit Jala
New icon shows St. Nicholas miracles in Beit Jala

China
Rescue in Harbin
from China before 1945
Torture in China
during the Japanese occupation

Ukraine
A Miracle Wrought
by St. Nicholas in Kiev in the 1920s
Icons Reappear
in Ukrainian village

Romania
Miracle of Prince Michael the Brave  

Russia
The Intercession of St. Nicholas in Our Days

reflections by three Russian Orthodox priests, 2012
First Aid from St. Nicholas
answer to prayer
A Strange Miracle
from Russia in 1956
It Happened in Siberia
a priest visits an officer
Icon, Lost and Found
story of the St. Nicholas icon on Nikolskaya Tower, Moscow Kremlin
An Extraordinary Case
a true story from Holy Russia, 1707
A Gift of Prayer 
a Muslim woman's prayer answered, 2011
The Builder of Churches or How St. Nicholas Came to Confession Updated!
a church restoration following the war
The Rescue of a Wayward Daughter
through the prayers of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker

Icon Appears on Old Door
a bit of Old Russia returns
Saint Nicholas on the Bus
account from 1965
Captive Release
in the time following the Bolshevik revolution
Someone is Knocking on the Window
from a town near Moscow
The Velikoretsky Way of St. Nicholas
tells of the wonder-working icon and the amazing 600 year old pilgrimage
Miraculous Appearance of Icon of St. Nicholas Updated!
in the village of Velikoretskoye, 2017

Miraculous & Weeping Icons

Writing a Saint Nicholas Icon
Reflections on the process, with pictures

Traditional Stories & Legends
Classic Primary Sources
Life of St. Nicholas shown in images
More Stories & Poems

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