ddiction clinic is consecrated in Kabardino-Balkaria
- 2005.08.31 MOSCOW PATRIARCHATE: A
Addiction clinic is consecrated in Kabardino-Balkaria
On 27 August 2005, Dean of the Orthodox parishes of the
Kabardino-Balkarian Republic Archpriest Valentin Bobylev and clerics of the
Nalchik Cathedral of St. Simeon the Stylite conducted a prayer service and
a consecration of the 3rd Department of the Republican Addiction Clinic.
Among those who participated in the service were doctors, paramedical
personnel and patients of the Clinic. Father Valentin congratulated them on
the consecration of the hospital and expressed hope that the all-powerful
mercy of God will be a response to their personal efforts to do good and to
be worthy disciples and followers of Christ
Addressing the patients of the Addict Clinic Archpriest Valentin wished
them full recovery from a dreadful disease powered by sin and passivity
before evil forces working in our life and emphasized that faith in God
should certainly be a protection from this terrible disease and strengthen
them in opposing it.
Father Dean talked to the medical personal of the Clinic and answered the
questions of the doctors.