Amongst all the icons, there are always the
On the left side of the sanctuary, we can always see the icon of the
saint the church is devoted for and the icon of Virgin Mary.
On the right of the sanctuary we can always see the icons of Christ
and John the Baptist.
Up and backwards in the temple, there is a place made for women. In
old times, women could attend everything only from up there.
C o m m u n i o n
is the most important mystery of Orthodox Church. The wine in the
cup symbolizes the blood of Christ and the holy bread symbolizes the
body of Christ.
The day we visited Agios Konstantine, a
mystery about the souls of dead people
was taking place in the church.
The food in the bowls is boiled wheat with nuts, decorated with
sugar and it is specially made for this mystery.