Antonina (in the world Andrey Kapustin)( Writer)
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Biography Antonina (in the world Andrey Kapustin)
(1817 - 94). At the end of the course at the Kiev Theological Academy became a monk, was rector of Russian Embassy Church in Athens, then in Constantinople, then was rector of the Russian mission in Jerusalem. Major works: "On the ancient Christian inscriptions in Athens" (edition of the Imperial Russian Archaeological Society, St. Petersburg., 1874), "Trip to Roumelia" (1865 - 79). Under the guidance of a. committed in Jerusalem excavations, described them in his work "The excavations at the site near the Russian Church of the Resurrection in Jerusalem" ( "Palestinian collection, 7 no., 1883). A. arranged in Jerusalem museum of Christian antiquities.