of the Visitation of the Relics of Holy Martyrs Elizaveta and Varvara
to the Ekaterinburg Diocese
(see the photo-report
on the visit on the official site of the Ekaterinburg Diocese: http://orthodox.etel.ru/Photo/IndexFiles/011004moschi.htm)
relics arrive at the Ekaterinburg train station, welcomed by the
Ruling Bishop and a host of clergymen. A brief moleben is held at
procession of the cross to the Church-on-the-Blood, where the relics
are presented for veneration.
reading of molebens and akathists over the relics at the Church-on-the-Blood
by the clergymen of the Central Ecclesiastical District.
depart via automobile to Alapaevsk, escorted by the Dean of the
Eastern Ecclesiastical District, Protopriest Igor Balabanov.
of the holy relics in Alapaevsk, to the New Martyrs of Russian Men's
The holy relics
are in Alapaevsk, where molebens and akathists are read around the
clock by clergymen of the Eastern Ecclesiastical District.
depart via automobile to Nizhny Tagil, escorted by the Dean of the
Gorno-Zavodsky Ecclesiastical District, Protopriest Gennady Vedernikov.
of the holy relics to the Monastery of the Mother of God "Joy
of All Who Sorrow" in Nizhny Tagil.
The holy relics
are at the Monastery of the Mother of God "Joy of All Who Sorrow"
in Nizhny Tagil, where clergymen read akathists and molebens around
depart for Verkhotursk, escorted by the Dean of the Northern Ecclesiastical
District, Protopriest Sergei Kozlov and the Prior of St Nicholas
Men's Monastery, Hegumen Philipp (El'shin).
relics arrive in Verkhotursk.
liturgy at the Monastery in Verkhotursk, the holy relics depart
by car to Ekaterinburg.
relics of Holy Grand Duchess Elizaveta Feodorovna and Nun Varvara
are greeted at Holy Trinity Cathedral. All-night vigil is served.
liturgy is served at Holy Trinity Cathedral.
10:00 - 11:20—A
procession of the cross with the holy relics is conducted from Holy
Trinity Cathedral to the train station.
relics depart on Train No. 67 from Ekaterinburg to Perm.