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Happy Anniversary to Kazan Cathedral
« on: September 21, 2011, 06:13:02 PM »
Kazan Catehdral, in St. Petersburg, Russia, reached its 200th anniversary, with a Divine Liturgy conducted by Patriarch Kirill.

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The ceremonies were timed to coincide with the Nativity the Mother of God, a major Orthodox feast celebrated on September 21. The icon of the Mother of God of Kazan is one of the most revered icons in Russia. A copy of this miracle-working icon adorns the Kazan Cathedral.