Patriarch Kirill believes that George helped Russia win the great Patriotic war

Moscow. May 8. INTERFAX – the Victory in the great Patriotic war was achieved with the participation of the heavenly powers, said the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill.

“The last volleys of the great Patriotic war was the Day of St. George (may 6, 1945, which accounted Easter – “if”). Coincidence? Someone thinks so, but not we, the people of faith. And how can you call random, the Marshal of the victory was Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov?” – the Patriarch said after the Liturgy which he made on the day of memory of St. George in the St. George temple on the Poklonnaya hill in Moscow.

According to the head of St George, “through these characters showed us their presence in our struggle and our victory.”

“And today we pray to the Holy great Martyr George that he kept our country from all enemies foreign and domestic, to protect Moscow, strengthened the faith of the inhabitants of this castle to become the mother see of hail not only by name, but by the faith of people living in it”, – he said.

The Patriarch believes that if people will pray to St. George, “Russia will be invincible, city of Moscow will be great.”