Father ALEXEY: “ It would be desirable to wish believing to be closer to God “
“ is interested at known and dear Barnaul citizens that the pleasant and joyful happens in their life in leaving year and for that they wait from coming 2009.
Father ALEXEY, Decent the Barnaul district:
- this year in regional capital has occurred a lot of significant for believing events. In May Venerable Makariy Altajsky`s side-altar has been consecrated is ours, “ local “ sacred, honoured by all orthodox church. Its side-altar is in John Bogoslova`s temple that in the street Shumakov. Bringing in archdiocese of a myrrh-pouring icon " was very much remembered; Umjagchenie malicious hearts “. Few townspeople have possibility where - that to go to touch a relic, therefore such “ visits “ for believers of regional capital are very important. And this year ten thousand persons could come nearer to an icon personally.
In 2009 - m to year we will note at once some important dates. In - the first, the Altay archdiocese will celebrate fifteen years from the date of education. In - the second, hundred fifty years it will be executed to Znamensky to a temple (area of the Old market in Barnaul - the Comment red. ), to one of the oldest in region - now there there is recovery work. And, at last, hundred forty years will be noted by the Barnaul spiritual school which fellow-heir is our theological seminary.
It would be desirable to wish believing to be closer to God. That the material difficulties recently, unfortunately, amplifying, did not allow to us to forget about the God`s blessing.