The Memorial Church in Honor of All Saints (The Church of All Saints)

It is one of the most beautiful Orthodox churches in Minsk, which is located at the intersection of the streets Kalinovskaya and Vsesvyatskaya.

The Church of All Saints (full name – the Memorial Church in Honor of All Saints) was built in memory of innocent victims. It is a temple of the Belarusian Exarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church. The height of the temple is 72 meters, with a cross – 74 meters. The temple can accept 1,200 worshippers at a time.

The Church of All Saints is the only memorial temple, memorial church in the country. On July 2, 2010 the remains of three unknown soldiers, killed in the battles of three wars (the War of 1812, World War I and World War II), were buried in the crypt of the church. The crypt of the Church of All Saints in Minsk is a unique object.

There is no analogues of it in the world. There are 504 niches in the crypt, each of them has a crystal container. They plan to take the sand from the fields of all major historical battles where the blood of the Belarusians was spilt in the name of peace.

The Church of All Saints in Minsk is part of a temple complex. Besides the House of Mercy, the complex also includes wooden Trinity Church.