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MInsk: Church of Sts. Simon & Helena (Red Church)... - Secret World

vulica Savieckaja 15, Minsk, Bielorussia

by Lara Kipling
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Overview

Church of Sts. Simon & Helena Known in the local vernacular as the Red Church, the city’s best-known Catholic building was constructed between 1908 and 1910 on the orders of a rich Belarusian family upon the premature death of their two children after whom the church is dedicated.