On August 6 Orthodox believers of Mogilev honour the memory of Georgy Konissky, the archbishop of Mogilev and Belarus. Metropolitan Pavel of Minsk and Slutsk, Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus held a service at Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral (Transfiguration Cathedral) in Mogilev.
Georgy Konissky is a famous figure in the field of church and culture. He was the archbishop of Mogilev, Mstislavl, Orsha. He is known as a famous preacher, philosopher, writer.