Church of St. John The Baptist, Volgograd

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  • Great place to pause and contemplate. Full of old Russian women with their hair covered clean the place and looking after it. Nice spot to catch your breath and think!  more »
  • Approximate date of appearance of the first temple on the site of the future-the year 1577 Tsaritsyno. But the official date of the appearance of the City-2 July 1589 onwards, and, most likely, the Church in honor of Saint John the Baptist Church originated with him immediately-only about it some attention. And here Stone Temple was built in the 18th century. In times of struggle with religion, Temple shared the fate of many while in 1932 year and not the temple was broken. During the war the Germans reinforced the remaining foundations, creating a powerful fortified emplacements. Now on the site of the former Temple put restaurant "Lighthouse". However, the efforts of the then Mayor, Eugene ishchenko, in the year 1995, it was decided to restore the Temple in the vicinity of the early location. The first service in the newly built on old drawings of the Temple took place in the year 2001. The temple is the center of spiritual nourishment of Cossacks and Don army has numerous parish around pure and Immaculate, nearby there is a monument to Saints Peter and Fevrone Muromskim. Inside the temple are also quite nice and snug. Since the temple is located in the Centre, visit his worth.
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  • Located on the upper terrace of the promenade. Near monument to Saints Peter and fevronia. Near the monument to the Cossacks. Information for Cossacks, in the temple there is an icon of the August mother of God. The temple itself is located in a green area.
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