The Bells will Ring on Victory Day


The bells will ring in all Belarusian Orthodox churches on the 9th of May, the Victory Day, in memory of heroes and victims of the Great Patriotic War.

“At first a mourning chime will sound, a slow consequent ring of all bells from the smallest to the biggest, and then all bells will ring simultaneously, after whic a great victorious chime will be rang”, tells the Minsk theology school bell-ringers’ department dean, Bahdan Byarozkin, B.A., according to

Starting from this year, a chime will be made for 15 minutes every year on the 9th of May at all Russian Orthodox churches by the blessing of Kirill, the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia.

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