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In the Ekaterinburg military Board delivered one of the shrines of the Main temple of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation – the icon of the monk Joseph of Volotsk, the patron Saint of specialists of logistics (MTO).

The main Shrine of the professionals of MTO were placed in the Temple-Monument on the blood of the day of memory of St. Basil the Great. In honor of the arrival of the icon in the temple held a prayer service, which was attended by command staff, officers, contract servicemen and conscripts separate railway brigade of the Central military district, as well as the parishioners. After the prayer service, the soldiers venerated the image of the prophet Joseph of Volokolamsk. The rector of the Church blessed the soldiers and held the rite of anointing with Holy oil with oil, which, according to legend, gives to believers the grace of God.

The monk Joseph of Volotsk – Holy Russian Orthodox Church, revered in the face of the monk. St. Joseph was a monk and an active public figure, one of the instigators of the teaching about the Russian Church as the recipient and bearer of the ancient OEcumenical piety. His Holiness the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill has established the monk Joseph of Volotsk the patron Saint of specialists of logistics.

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