A solemn religious service was held with regard to the Christmas Holiday in Holy Trinity Cathedral. Minister of Defenec Levan Izoria, along with President Salome Zurabishvili and Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze, as well as legislative and executive authority representatives attended a Christmas liturgy. Catholicos Patriarch Ilia II led a night service. Prior to that, the parish and the government members listened to the Christmas Epistle.
Orthodox World marks Christmas Holiday On the 7th of January. The liturgy are held in all the orthodox churches.