Orthodox Klooster—van de Heilige Nikolaas van Myra

Hemelum / Himmelum Netherlands

Russian Orthodox

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Established in 1999, the former Reformed church (1889) was converted for the first Russian Orthodox monastery in the Northern Netherlands. (Hemelum was the site of a Catholic monastery, also dedicated to Saint Nicholas, from the 12th to the 15th centuries.) The Thursday evening Liturgy honors patron saint, Nicholas.