Orthodox priests walk in a religious procession, in heavy rain, to mark the Day of St. Cyril and Methodius, founders of the Cyrillic alphabet, on Red Square with Kremlin's Spassky Tower in the background, in Moscow, Saturday, May 24, 2008. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr)
This is what I call determination. In many of our parishes, I'm sure the procession would be cancelled or we'll all be walking indoors, around the Church, squeezing round the pews. I realy admire some of the monks who are walking in the rain (in their nice vestments!) minus their umbrellas.
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