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The Kaliningrad Cathedral of Christ the Savior opened a martial arts club

The appearance of athletes should not contradict the expectations of the parishioners

Photo from the site of the Kaliningrad diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church
Photo from the site of the Kaliningrad diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church
Youth Cathedral of the Combatants opened in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Kaliningrad. The report on this appeared on May 2 on the website of the cathedral.

The club was blessed by the Archbishop of Kaliningrad and the Baltic Seraphim. In the club you can take a course of boxing, karate and hand-to-hand combat. Classes are held twice a week on weekdays, the schedule is floating. Training is conducted by the master of sports Yuri Kayukov.

In the diocese, the publication “Russian West” clarified that “at the moment” classes are free, but whether it will always continue this way is unknown. To training will allow people under 30 years of age, who will be allowed health status.

Those who want should realize that the courses are held in the Orthodox church, so their appearance and behavior should not be in conflict with the expectations of believers.

Kaliningrad Diocese
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