The Diveyevo’s Instagram page reached 100K followers
The Seraphim-Diveyevo monastery’s page on Instagram has just reached 100 000 followers. The Diveyevo’s Instagram account currently holds the first place among the monasteries for its number of followers.
The sisters in charge of publishing business keep the Instagram account running. Their posts are about the monastery’s history and modern life, including the stories about lives of the saints and holy relics, the churches and the springs, miracles of today and before the revolution, monastery’s cooking recipes and useful tips for pilgrims.
The Diveyevo monastery’s Instagram page offers its readers a chance to take a virtual trip to the monastery, experiencing the grace, peace and the quiet of this holy place.
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has repeatedly spoken about the potential of using the media in spreading the church’s mission. In particular, he remarked, “Blogs and social networks offer new opportunities for delivering a Christian message.”