Archbishop Milan washed the feet to 12 priests (VIDEO)
The cathedral liturgy of the Mukachevo Greek Catholic diocese was held in Uzhgorod Cathedral yesterday on Holy Week Maundy Thursday. During the liturgy Bishop Milan gave a sermon to the priests, his collaborators in the spiritual field of Transcarpathia, sanctified Antimins with the segments of the saints relics without which The Divine Liturgy cannot be served.
The washing feet of 12 priests ritual took place after the Divine Liturgy following the tradition of Christ washing apostles’ feet. Also during the liturgy myrrh was sanctified, which also occurs only once a year and it is used for Confirmation during the baptism of Antimins and the newly built temple sanctification.