Our Lady of Kazan in Russia distributed in thousands of lists.Of course it is the acquisition of a miracle, she was found shortly after the fire of 1579 that destroyed part of the Kazan Kremlin and the surrounding city buildings.Fire victims began to rebuild their homes, among them was Daniel Archer Onuchin.It was his nine-year-daughter Matrona and saw Our Lady in a dream, told the girl about the place in which was hidden the icon.The Mother of God told the girl to get the icon, but the words Matron adults do not pay attention.
After the vision was repeated three times, Matrona and her mother began to dig themselves in that place, and the Mother of God is really found the hidden icon.Accompa
nied by Archbishop Jeremiah, it was the greatest honor brought to the church of St. Nicholas, and from there to the Cathedral of the Annunciation.
From that time began to spread across Russia lists with the miraculous icon.In place of its acquisition, on the orders of Ivan the Terrible, the temple was built, and which put newfound holiness.
July 21 to celebrate the appearance of the icon of the Mother of God, held in Kazan has become a traditional procession with the miraculous icon.At 9 am begins a solemn liturgy in the Annunciation Cathedral of the Kazan Kremlin, then the miraculous image through the streets to the Kazan Mother of God Monastery.The procession is accompanied by the ringing of bells.
the phenomena of the Mother of God in other cities of Russia.In 2012, in this day Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill led the service, held in the Epiphany Cathedral in Moscow.This is where one of the lists kept the miraculous icon.On the day of appearance of the icon of the Virgin celebrations are held not only in Russia but also in the Orthodox churches around the world.The miraculous icon is revered in the Catholic world - it is no accident list for many years was in the bedroom of Pope John Paul II.