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Nativity Icon Comes to Bulgaria from Bethlehem for Christmas

Society » CULTURE | December 23, 2012, Sunday // 17:31| Views: 838 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: Nativity Icon Comes to Bulgaria from Bethlehem for Christmas The The St. Nicholas the Miracle-Worker church, currently under construction in the Meden Rudnik district of Burgas. Photo by BurgasInfo.com

An icon of the Nativity of Christ will arrive from Bethlehem to be displayed in the St. Nicholas church under construction in the major Bulgarian city of Burgas.

The Nativity icon will be on display at the chrurch starting 4 pm on Christmas Eve, Monday, and will remain in the temple for Christmas, Tuesday.

The churche's trustees have said that the icon will remain in the church longer, if there are still worshipers desiring to see it.

The St. Nicholas the Miracle-Worker church under construction in the Meden Rudnik district of Burgas is open Sunday through Thursday.

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