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The Church of the Holy apostles Peter and Paul

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The Church of the Holy apostles Peter and Paul in the city of Karaganda is the only region wooden Church-house. Place for the construction of the temple was chosen by the city architect Stanislav Ilyich by Mordvintseva and consecrated in April 2004 On this place in the 30-ies housed the burial of victims of political repression.

The opening of the Church of the Holy apostles Peter and Paul took place in the summer of 2007 the Construction of the temple was done by specially invited experts from Russia. Because of the Karaganda Church was erected on the ancient Slavic technologies - without a single nail, to connection logs, the builders used the so-called "dowels". All of the logs was treated with a specific composition, is not subject to fire and protect the wood from exposure to different insect pests.

Originally the Church was built in Omsk, and then dismantled the Church of the Holy apostles Peter and Paul moved to Karaganda, where they again gathered on the outskirts of the city Central Park of culture and rest. All the icons that can be seen in the Church was written by the same karagandinka according to the respective canons. Acrylic paint when painting icons were not used, only the gold leaf and paint based on minerals. That's why the color of icons does not tarnish even when exposed to sunlight.

Services in the Karaganda Church of the Holy apostles Peter and Paul are made every weekend and the great and the twelve great feasts. At the Church of acts adult Sunday school discussions on the Law of God and the catechism.