Metropolitan Pavel Consecrated Antartic Base Module


Metropolitan of Minsk and Zaslaul Pavel, the Patriarchal Exarch of all Belarus, consecrated the first module of Belarusian Antarctic station on 20 October.

In the presence of representatives of Ministry of natural resources, Belarusian National Academy of Science, members of the Antarctic expedition and of veteran polar explorers Metropolitan Pavel consecrated the station’s firt module, mentioned the importance of expedition in his didactic speech and gave the expedition members icons of Christ and St Nicolas the Miracle-maker, reports.

The 8th Belarusian expedition will set to Antarctica in the late October early November. The first part of the station will be deployed before the beginning of 2018.

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