The feast of the Transfiguration Cathedral in Vinnitsa was made a solemn Liturgy
The feast day of the Cathedral of Vinnytsia Holy Transfiguration Cathedral in Vinnitsa have made a solemn divine Liturgy.
On 14 September, the day of the Church new year, also celebrates the memory of St. Simeon the Stylite and the 85th anniversary of the Vinnytsia diocese, according to diocesan press service.
Before the mass and during the Liturgy prayers were offered for the repose of the late Metropolitan Macarius (Svistun), which is buried in the Cathedral, which this year is September 14, would have turned 80 years old.
Those present prayed for the deceased bishops, priests and faithful of the diocese of Vinnytsia.
After the Liturgy a moleben service was conducted to all the saints of the earth Vinnytsia and St. Symeon the Stylite.
After the service the bishops and believers congratulated Metropolitan of Vinnitsa and Barsky Simeon’s day.
As reported by PWC, formerly in the diocese of Vinnytsia procession to Jehoshaphat valley has collected more than 10 thousand faithful. In the prayer procession by many of the faithful brought dozens of heavy crosses on the site of the apparition of the Mother of God, to the Jehoshaphat valley.