Rus News Journal

In Moscow session of the Sacred Synod of Russian Orthodox Church

Session of the Sacred Synod of Russian Orthodox Church under the chairmanship of Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Alexy II will take place will pass today in Moscow in connection with signing of the Certificate coming on May, 17th about initial dialogue with Russian foreign church.

the session Agenda, by tradition, will not be published in advance. However it is obvious that future restoration of unity of Russian church after 80 years of the division generated by consequences of revolution, civil war and bogoborcheskoj the power in 20 - e years of the last century becomes one of the cores that of conversation of hierarches.

At the previous session which has taken place in March of this year, the Synod has discussed and has approved actions for preparation for Certificate signing about initial dialogue with Russian foreign church. Besides, names have been ranked as an assembly of martyrs of the XX-th century 12 more - ti devotees - seven clergymen and laymen of the Moscow diocese and five naselnikov deserts Optinoj, informs RIA Novosti news agency.