During the liturgy in the center of the temple stood the miraculous Feodorovskaya Icon of the Mother of God, which on May 14, with the blessing of the patriarch, was brought from the Epiphany-Anastasia Monastery in the city of Kostroma.
On the occasion of the festival, an icon of Saint Nicholas, brought in 1994 from Bari, was installed in the upper church. During the year, this icon is located in the lower Church of the Transfiguration of the Cathedral Church of Christ the Savior.
The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church read a prayer for Holy Rus.
In conclusion, Patriarch Cyril addressed the participants of the divine service with the primal sermon.