The relics of St. Spyridon was delivered to Tula

© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the government of Tula blastique with the right hand of the Holy Hierarch and Wonderworker Spyridon of trimythous installed in the assumption Cathedral in TulaThe relics of St. Spyridon was delivered to Tula© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the government of Tula region

. The reliquary with the hand of the Holy Hierarch and Wonderworker Spyridon of trimythous, delivered to Russia from Greece, on Monday was installed in the assumption Cathedral in Tula, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the government of Tula region.

«For believers, this is a unique opportunity to touch the Shrine, which is located in a persistent store in Greece. I congratulate all Orthodox Christians on this event,» — said at the ceremony the head of the region Alexey Dyumin.

The Governor thanked representatives of the Charitable Foundation by name of Prince Vladimir, as well as members of the delegation from Greece, which delivered to Tula Shrine.

Hand Spyridon is in Russia from August 24 to October 15. To worship the relic in 12 cities across the country. In Tula for two days the Shrine will be able to worship God. Today on Monday to Tula came thousands of pilgrims from other regions.

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