Mother of God of Igor

Commemorated on June 5

The Igor Icon of the Mother of God.

The holy Passion-Bearer and Great Prince of Kiev Igor Ol’govich (September 19, 1147), prayed before this icon during the last moments of his life. It was in the chapel of Saint John the Theologian in the Dormition cathedral of the Kiev Caves Lavra. This icon was of old Greek origin, and had an inscription saying that it belonged to Saint Igor.

Mother of God of Igor was last modified: November 27th, 2023 by Deacon Kirill