Putin will visit the Sretensky monastery

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite in fotomasterskie stavropegic monastery. Archival photoPutin will visit the Sretensky monastery© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite the image Bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday visited Moscow’s Sretensky monastery, where he will participate in the ceremony of consecration of the new temple, the press service of the Kremlin.

«Twenty fifth of may Vladimir Putin will attend the Moscow Sretensky monastery, where he will participate in solemn ceremony of consecration of the new temple of Christ’s Resurrection and new Martyrs and Confessors of the Russian Church, which will make his Holiness the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill,» — said in the message.

It is noted that the President will inspect the new temple complex, the building of the Sretensky Seminary, as well as meet with representatives of the Russian Orthodox Church abroad, it was 10 years ago, the inherent self-governing part of the ROC.

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