Russian Icon of Saint Mitrophan of Voronezh


19th-century Russian icon of Saint Mitrophan of Voronezh, the first bishop of Voronezh, who was considered a miracle worker. Saint Mitrophan died in 1703 and was buried in the Annunciation Monastery in Voronezh. 14 years later, when the tomb was opened, his body was found incorrupt. Saint Mitrophan’s relics were proclaimed to have healing powers. Today, they are carefully kept in the Annunciation Cathedral in Voronezh.

Russian Icon of Saint Mitrophan of Voronezh


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