Nearly 40.000 pilgrims visit Cathedral of Christ the Saviour on Thursday
About 38,000 people came last Thursday to the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow to venerate the Gifts of the Magi from Holy Mount Athos, reported the Moscow police's press service to Interfax. No cases of violation of public order have been reported. The Gifts of the Magi are available for veneration in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior daily until January 13 from 08:00 to 22:00. On January 14-17 this shrine can be venerated in the Resurrection Novodevichy Convent in St. Petersburg, on January 18-24, in the House of Mercy in Minsk, and on January 25-30, in the Kiev Caves Lavra in Kiev.