Let us not hesitate to offer this icon of healing to people who are dear to us and who suffer in their body and in their flesh ...
The so-called “Virgin Comforter of the Afflicted” is one of the so-called miraculous icons. Indeed, painted in 1643 in a Russian monastery by the monks of the congregation, it began to be considered miraculous when one of the monks suffering from the plague, on the verge of death, asked that this be brought to him. icon in its cell. The icon was placed on his chest and 7 days later he was cured… It is therefore since that memorable day in 1688 that this icon traveled from house to house to heal the sick of all kinds of ailments.
Even today, Russian Orthodox fathers, during visits to the sick, take a copy of this icon to place it on the chest of the sick.
So let us not hesitate to offer this icon of healing to the people who are dear to us and who suffer in their bodies and in their flesh.