germogen


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germogen

An obsolete term for the cytoplasmic component(s) from which germ cells were once thought to originate.
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Germogen opened their tombs revealing their uncorrupted remains in 1595 and subsequently wrote the "Life of Gurii and Varsonofii" as the miracle cult was being established.
Gurii and Varsonofii were not the only miracle workers recorded by Germogen.
Germogen sponsored a new chapel in the Bogoroditsii Convent in Kazan' specifically to house the Kazan' Mother of God Icon.
None of the later metropolitans of Kazan' quite compared to the notable successes of Germogen at the turn of the century.