?The third Youth Educational Volunteer Forum «Dobroleto. Land of Faith» will take place from 15th to 22th July 2018.

?Dates: 15-22th July 2018

?Venue: Blagoveshchenskoe Field (Sergiyev Posad city area, Moscow region), just about 1 hour from Moscow by suburban train.

⚡The Forum area may only be accessed with an accreditation or participant badge.

?‍?️Link for the registration form is here! Registration form is available until July 5, 2018.

?The Third Youth Educational Volunteer Forum «Dobroleto. Land of Faith» is a continuation of the traditional Youth Educational Volunteer Forum «Dobroleto» that has been taking place at the Blagoveshchenskoe Field of the Holy Trinity-St Sergius Lavra since 2016 blessed by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.

?The Forum aims to unite young people aiming to think wisely and to act consciously, examining every step of their lives in light of the New Testament, interested in development of an active civil position based on the everlasting commandments of the New Testament and also interested in the maintenance and growth of the moral and spiritual values among young people.

?The Forum is organized by the Youth Department of the Urban Diocese of Moscow (Russian Orthodox Church) together with the Youth Movement «Orthodox Volunteers» with the assistance of the Synodal Department for Youth Affairs.

?More than a thousand young people aged from 18 to 35 years from all over Russia and abroad will take part in the Forum. Among the participants of the Forum there will be leaders and representatives of youth social organisations and volunteer associations.

?The participants of the Forum will have a chance to meet and to pray together with His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia during the services for the celebration in honor of the Uncovering of the Relics of St. Sergius of Radonezh. The services will take place in the Holy Trinity-St Sergius Lavra.

?During the Forum there will be a wide variety of lectures, meetings and conversations with Russian politicians, public personalities, scientists, mass media representatives, priests, musicians and other famous people. For example, Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk, Archbishop Theognost of Sergiev Posad, Bishop Serafim of Lyubertsy, Schema-Archimandrite Iliy (Nozdrin) and the Head of the Synodal Informational Department Vladimir Legoida have already confirmed their attendance as guests of the Forum.

?A well-equipped campsite will be organised at the Blagoveshchenskoe Field for the participants of the Forum.

?Participants must travel to the Forum and back home at their own expense, but everything required during the Forum (e.g. meals, accommodation) will be provided at no charge.

?All the participants are obliged to have a medical certificate stating a permission for sport activities and camping.

????The working language of the Forum is Russian, but we welcome all other languages and are ready to provide you with an English-speaking volunteer if needed. We can also help you to obtain a Russian visa.

?If you have any questions, please send us an e-mail at dobroleto@mosmolod.ru

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