The film tells about the restoration of St. Nicholas Verkhoturye monastery, about the return of the relics of St. Simeon to the Holy Cross Church of the monastery on September 24, 1992. The film contains church music performed by the "Ascension" ensemble. 1st part. A priest of St. Nicholas Monastery lights candles in the Holy Cross Church, opens the lid of the shrine of St. Simeon. People in the temple during the service. The priest talks about the restoration of the church of the St. Nicholas Monastery (synchronously). Christmas tree in the temple. Children sing during the holiday. Archbishop Melchizedek of Yekaterinburg and Verkhoturye in his office talks about how the feast of Wed Simeon was honored in the Urals (synchronously). Church, Holy Cross Church, destroyed buildings on the territory of St. Nicholas Monastery. Barbed wire on the monastery wall. Columns of prisoners pass through the territory of the monastery. Religious procession in St. Nicholas Monastery after its restoration. People enter the church. Church rite tonsure of a girl taking monastic vows. 2nd part. Horse in the meadow. View from. Merkushino, Sverdlovsk region on the banks of the Tura river. The dilapidated church of the Archangel of God Michael on the site where St. Simeon was buried. A dilapidated bell tower next to the church on the river bank. People on their knees during a divine service in the church of the St. Nicholas Monastery. Priest near the shrine of St. Simeon. The pilgrim priest walks along the road to the field, along the river bank, approaches the church in the village of Merkushino. Horse on the road. A nun at a divine service. River view. The village is on the banks of the river. Construction work in the Holy Cross Church of the St. Nicholas Monastery. Chandelier in the temple. Bell ringers in the bell tower. Construction work in the Mekushin church. Icon of St. Simeon in the temple 3rd part. Archbishop of Yekaterinburg and Verkhoturye Melchizedek talks about the seizure of the relics of St. Simeon (synchronously). Icon of St. Simeon. Newsreel footage: the autopsy of the relics of St. Simeon in the Catherine Cathedral in Sverdlovsk (1929). Removal of the shrine with the relics of St. Simeon from the Church of the Most Merciful Savior in the village of Elizavet. Procession near the temple. People hold burning candles during the divine service. Part 4: The shrine with the relics of St. Simeon is brought to the Holy Cross Church of the Spaso-Nikolaevsky Verkhotursky Monastery. People stand in the temple with burning candles. The iconostasis of the temple. View of the Spaso-Nikolaevsky Verkhotursky Monastery. Restoration work in the monastery. Priest on the territory of the monastery. Abandoned peasant huts (motion picture). Chandelier in the church. Dome of the temple. Gate Church.