Father Alexander Nadson: In Remembrance

(Dr) Shirin Akiner
Senior Fellow, Cambridge Central Asian Research Forum;
Research Associate, University of London


Father Alexander Nadson, Director of the Francis Skaryna Belarusian Library and Museum in London, and Apostolic Visitor for all Belarusian Greek-Catholics abroad, was one of those exceptional people who change other people’s lives. A caring and devoted priest, he was also a fine scholar with many interests, a bibliophile, and a generous, inspiring mentor. Continue reading

Mgr Alexander Nadson: obituary

Jim Dingley

ANadsonThe death at the age of 88 in Barnet Hospital on Wednesday 15 April of Mitr Alexander Nadson, Apostolic Visitor for Belarusian Catholics abroad, leaves a void in the lives of many people throughout the world. Whether Belarusian or not, Christian or of no particular religious faith – those who knew him respected and loved him for his luminous spirituality, his passionate scholarship and his ardent love of Belarus.
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