The mayor of Yaroslavl invited all heads of districts and their deputies to plunge into the baptismal font

Yaroslavl. January 12. INTERFAX – the Mayor of Yaroslavl Vladimir Sleptsov on a weekly citywide meeting recommended that the heads of regional administrations and their deputies take a dip in the Epiphany bathing.

“Asked in the event all chapters to participate. I mean in the font. You show an example to all, as well as deputies. You Orthodox people, therefore, need to lead by example. In this regard, please provide, I’ll try,” said Vladimir Sleptsov.

He did not specify if he is to take part in the Epiphany bathing.

In the night of January 19, Epiphany bathing will be held on the Central beach of Yaroslavl, the Peter and Paul ponds, the Tolga convent, Tverichi the promenade and in the village of Norsk.