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Sanctuaries
“Sanctuaries — are rich religious, spiritually-cultural and material heritage of the Church and people. Each of them has its own image, formed under the influence of cult objects, peculiarities of the neighbourhood, spiritual needs of residents, etc., as well as performs an important role in the life of a local parish, neighbourhood or region.” (statute 723 §2)

The National Sanctuary of the Mother of God in Budslau

The National Sanctuary in Budslau occupies the central part in life of the Catholic Church in Belarus. The Icon of the Mother of God of Budslau —Patroness of Belarus — as a miracle-working relic was mentioned for the first time in 1617. The main feast is observed on July 2nd.

 
Diocesan Sanctuary of Mother of God in Trakeli
In the diocesan Sanctuary of the Mother of God in Trakeli believers honour the wonder-working Icon of the Mother of God of Trakeli. In 1994 bishop Aliaksandr Kashkevich set the first Sunday of July as diocesan feast of the miracle-working Icon of the Mother of God of Trakeli. Apart from that, annual pilgrimages are organized to this village.
 
Diocesan Sanctuary of Mother of God in Lahishyn

The Sanctuary of the Mother of God in Lahishyn is a Diocesan Sanctuary, where the miracle-working Icon of the Virgin Mary of Lahishyn — the Queen of Palesse —is honored. Main feast is celebrated on May 10th.

 
Church of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Hudahaj

The Church of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary in the village of Hudahaj is well-known due to the Icon of the Mother of God of Hudahaj, the cult of which is connected with the Scapular Feast. Main parish feast is celebrated on July 16th.

 
Sanctuary of the Congregational Mother of God (Virgin Mary for students) in Hrodna

The Hrodna Cathedral bears the title of Minor Basilica, in which the wonder-working Icon of the Congregational Mother of God (Virgin Mary for students) is kept. Main feast is observed on August 5th.

 
Sanctuary of the Mother of God in Brest
In the Sanctuary of the Mother of God in Brest there is a miracle-working Icon of the Mother of God of Brest — Mother the Saviour, which is a copy of the Icon of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the Santa Maria Maggiore Basilica in Rome. The main feast is celebrated on the last Sunday of June.
 
Diocesan Sanctuary of the Mother of God in Braslau

The Diocesan Sanctuary of the Mother of God in the town of Braslau is connected with the cult of the Icon of the Mother of God, Queen of the Lakes. Main feast is observed on September 8th (August 22nd).

 


II International Meeting of «Caritas Belarus» partners in Minsk

II International Meeting of «Caritas Belarus» partners in Minsk

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Pre-abortion counseling in Mogilev

Charity foundation “Open hearts” organizes the regular training seminar for volunteers who would like to provide free pre-abortion counseling. Seminar takes place on 4-5, February, 2012, in Mogilev.

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