Metropolitan Varsonofy of St. Petersburg and Ladoga has conducted a liturgy devoted to the bringing of the holy relics in the cathedral.
“It will be followed by a prayer. Access to believers who want to bow to the holy relics will open at 4:00 p.m. The line is already forming,” the press service said.
Access to the holy relics will be open daily from 7:00 a.m. till 10:00 p.m., it said.
According to earlier reports, almost two million pilgrims bowed to the relics of St. Nicholas during their stay in Moscow.