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Date: 3 months ago   Category: Russia

Half a million people have bowed to Nicholas The Wonderworker's relics in Moscow


Half a million people have bowed to Nicholas The Wonderworker's relics in Moscow
The number of the believers who have bowed to Nicholas The Wonderworker's relics in the capital Cathedral of Christ the Saviour has exceeded a mark of half a million people. The press secretary of the patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill, the priest Alexander Volkov has told Interfax about it. "Length of turn reaches on average three kilometers" — he has noted. In a day to the temple comes from to thousands of people. To get to relics people defend about nine hours. The shrine will be available to believers till July. Next day Nicholas The Wonderworker's relics which didn't leave the Italian city of Bari of years will bring for worship of Christians to St. Petersburg. There they will stay till July. May the head of Synod information department of church Vladimir Legoyda called line to Saint Nikolay's relics "a small feat". For many, according to him, this pilgrimage will become the first step on the way to belief. Relics delivered to Moscow of May by agreement of the patriarch Kirill with the father Francis. It has been reached following the results of a meeting in Havana in February of year.

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