Residents of Zhytomyr region, together with Christians around the world celebrate one of the most important and most joyful holiday – Easter. On Holy Saturday from the Church of the Resurrection in Jerusalem in Kiev was taken the Holy Fire.
From the capital to the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral in Zhytomyr symbol of Easter brought the Metropolitan Zhytomyr and Novograd Volyn Nicodemus and the people’s Deputy of Ukraine from the OPPOSITION PLATFORM – FOR the LIFE of Yuriy Pavlenko.
“Holy fire is a miracle, symbolizing the resurrection of our Savior, the victory of good over evil. To transfer to Zhytomyr Holy Fire has already become a good tradition. This year we brought the torch of God together, with Metropolitan Nikodim. Every year, believers gather here in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration, to share with each other the symbol of Easter and peace and goodness that he brings”, – said Yuriy Pavlenko.
In the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral of the Holy Fire was met by hundreds of residents of the region. Believers, in particular the Deputy of Zhytomyr regional Council from the OPPOSITION BLOC Raisa Gul and member of the Berdichevsky city Council Natalia Onufrienko we carried the fire to different parts of Zhytomyr. In Korosten the main symbol of the resurrection of Christ took personally Yuriy Pavlenko.
MP and opposition deputies of the Zhytomyr regional Council Natalia Rybak and the Zhytomyr city Council Natalia Leonchenko, activists of the OPPOSITION PLATFORM of Pro – LIFE attended the Easter service at the Cathedral of the Transfiguration and consecration of Easter baskets.
“Today is full of God’s grace and joy, hope for a brighter future for all of us. Greetings to all Ukrainians on Easter! Upright wish us and our families peace, love, kindness, happiness and health. God’s bountiful blessings. Christ Is Risen! He Is Risen Indeed!”, congratulated a happy Easter residents of Zhytomyr and all over Ukraine Yuriy Pavlenko.