Residents of suburbs for Baptism will be able to visit the Moscow churches

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in fotobanka Cathedral Spasa nerukotvornogo obraza (St. Basil’s Cathedral) and the skyscrapers of the Moscow cityResidents of suburbs for Baptism will be able to visit the Moscow churches© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

NGOs are organizing tours to the temples for the residents of the Moscow region who will travel to Moscow for the Baptism, said Wednesday to journalists by the Chairman of the Commission of Moscow city Council on Affairs of public associations and religious organizations Anton Paleev.

«The first time we were approached by public organizations, who also want to participate in this (the celebration of Baptism — ed.) participation and even to bring to Moscow from the city’s suburbs people. Who can come, come, come, even whole groups, and even schoolchildren are going to bring. And public organization of the Moscow region, the whole tour here collect with visits to temples on celebratory Liturgy and negotiating with the priests, as far as I know,» — said the pale.

Paleev noted that people living in the capital of the region on the most important holidays are the new trend.

«I know that now a lot of people planning to come to the Baptism of these small satellite cities. There’s not that organized, or they think that Moscow is more important and more important», he added.

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