The Holy Martyress Lucia Syracuse
The relics of the Holy Martyr of Syracuse Lucie will be delivered to Krivoy Rog Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral of Venice.
The relics of the Holy Martyr will arrive in Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral, before the vigil, December 1, 2018, at 16:00, the press service of the diocese.
“Believers can prayer to venerate the miraculous relics of the Holy virgin Lucie, the bride of Christ, and to ask her prayers before the Throne of the King of Glory our Lord Jesus Christ” – written in the diocese.
Lucia Martyr of Syracuse, the virgin was born in Syracuse. In gratitude for the healing of the mother at the grave of the Holy Martyr Apphia the Katana, she gave all her wealth to the poor and gave the Lord a vow of virginity. Learning of this, her fiancé told Lucio that she is a Christian. Holy condemned to shame, but the Lord gave a burden to her body that many people couldn’t budge. Then, the virgin St. Luciu overlaid with brushwood and lit a big fire, but the flames did not hurt her. Pierced in the throat with a sword, St. Martyr Luke finished his deed, suffering for Christ in 304, Memory of the Martyr is celebrated on December 26.