The Galatian Icon of the Mother of God

Commemorated on July 4

      The Galatian Icon of the Mother of God is situated in Galata (one of the districts of Constantinople), at Pergia (in a tower). In honour of the holy icon a monastery was formed, which existed until the XVII Century. An exact copy of the image is located in Moscow, in the Church of Sainted Tikhon, at the Arbat Gate.

1996-2001 by translator Fr. S. Janos.

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The Galatian Icon
of the Mother of God

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