Patriarch Cyril has discussed with the Moldavian episcopate youth education
Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Cyril and representatives of the Moldavian episcopate led by metropolitan Kishinev Vladimir have discussed on the Solovki a problem of education of rising generation as which the head considers prime for Church in republic.
“ Yesterday (on Saturday) very much late, already for a midnight, my meeting with the episcopate of Church of Moldova at the head with the lord metropolitan Vladimir " has come to the end; - has informed Moscow pervosvjatitel on Sunday after worship service in the Preobrazhenskiy cathedral of the Solovetsky monastery, summing up visit on archipelago.
“ We have discussed very important questions, on the agenda the Orthodox church of Moldova, and, first of all, the questions connected with education of youth, with theological education “ - the patriarch has explained.
He has noticed that in Russia thanks to the help of the president of the country of Dmitry Medvedev “ it was possible to leave on the decision of this problem “.
the Course “ Bases of religious cultures and secular ethics “ since April teach to fourth-graders of 19 regions Russian Federations. It includes six modules: orthodox, Islamic, Buddhist, judaic cultures, bases of world religious cultures and secular ethics. Schoolboys study one of modules on a choice.
“ very much I hope that our episcopate in Moldova will manage to solve this important problem “ - patriarch Cyril which words results RIA Novosti news agency has concluded.