Orthodox Patriarch of Tbilisi welcomes the Relics of St. Martyr Queen Ketevan


Orthodox Church – 29/9/17

His Holiness Orthodox Patriarch and Catholicos of Tbilisi and all Georgia Elijah II welcomed the relics of famous Georgian queen and martyr Ketevan, who was martyred in custody by Persian Muslims in 1624, after refusing to abandon Orthodox Christian faith and convert to Islam to marry the Persian Emperor.