St. John Kochurov
Missionary to America and First Hieromartyr
under the Bolshevik Yoke

Included in this section are the historical accounts of those Saints who labored for the Church here in North America. Icons with scenes from their lives are also available.

Born: July 13, 1871 (Bigildino-Surky, Ryazan, Russia)
Died: October 31, 1917 (Tsarskoye Selo)
Glorification Date: December 3-4, 1994
Commemoration Date: October 31 (repose)

The Life of Saint John Kochurov

Proclamation for the Glorification of St. John in 1994

Icon of St. John with scenes from his life.

Troparion and Kontakion

Photos of the Glorification of St. John Kochurov