For security reasons, the ceremony was not open to the public, and only thirty people, including the Archbishop of Paris, Michel Aupetit, who was worshiping, were allowed to enter the venue.
The Mass transmitted by the catholic ward KTOTV took place in a chapel of the cathedral not affected by the fire.
The Mass transmitted by the catholic ward KTOTV took place in a chapel of the cathedral not affected by the fire. This chapel of the Virgin housed the Crown of Thorns, one of the treasures of the Cathedral of Catholics.
"This date is symbolic, it will be the feast of the dedication of the Cathedral, the consecration of the altar It is very important to be able to show the world that the role of the Cathedral is one Sign of the glory of God is, "Patrick Chauvet said this week to Famille Chrétienne.
The cathedral, one of the most visited monuments in Paris, was considered the jewel of the gothic architecture of the city, has the beginning of the building from 1163 and the beginning of the religious function in 1182. The interior was destroyed by the fire of 15. April, but according to the authorities, the glass windows were saved, but still
The government pointed out at the time that the treasure relics, namely the crown of thorns, Christians believe that they used by Jesus Christ in the crucifixion In May, Minister of Culture Franck Riester declared in the French parliament that the reconstruction of the destroyed parts of the Notre-Dame Cathedral would not be "hasty".
French President Emmanuel Macron has set a deadline of five years to complete the restoration of the Cathedral, which in the view of several experts is admissible but, in the opinion of others, too short, in particular because of the delay in the overall assessment  * With Agencies