St. Peter's day

St. Peter's day 

On June 29 the church celebrates the memory of the two apostles of Christ - Peter and Paul - one of the most ardent proponents of Christianity, because they have endured much suffering. So they called the "preeminent saint prestolnitsi and ecumenical teachers."Peter is a poor fisherman from Bethsaida near the city Genesareth Lake is one of the first disciples of Christ and of his most devoted followers. Paul was born in Tarsus, Cilicia, and initially confessed Judaism, it is among the persecutors of Christians. But the road to Damascus he was blinded by a vision of the Lord. Return it back to town and after three days he was miraculously healed. And then an opponent of the doctrine of Christ became his most zealous distributor. Peter and Paul were crucified on a cross by Emperor Nero in Rome in '67.Love and tradition of St. Peter to cars "Petrovski chicken '- so it brought a sacrificial animal in honor of the saint. Early morning in the church women wear Mr Colak and early apples - petrovki to be sanctified by the priest. So they bring health. According to folk beliefs locksmith St. Peter's gates of paradise and chief judge of the sins of men that determines what soul is righteous and worthy to enter heaven. The next day - June 30 is celebrated Pavlov day.

On this day celebrating all that bear the names of Peter, Paul,Kamen, Petya, Pavlina and Polina. This feast is sung many songs. Here's one of them.

         "Petruna chicken streaky" - sings  Magdalena Morarova

 

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