The church to Kazan Icon of the Blessed Virgin was consecrated on February, 22 in Grebenevo area of Mogilev region – the correspondent of our site was told at the religions and nationalities management department of Mogilev regional executive committee.
The church was consecrated by the Bishop Sophroniy of Mogilev and Mstislav. The construction of the church was initiated in compliance with repeated requests the citizens of the area on this point.
The construction was financed partly by the money gathered by the parishioners, and partly by the money granted by Mogilev and Mstislav Bishopric.
According to the legend, Kazan Icon of the Blessed Virgin, whom the church in Grebenevo is devoted to, has been protecting our people from different misfortunes and disasters. The church is to place up to 150 people simultaneously during holding a service.