Patriarch Kirill called the Main temple of the Russian armed forces, a symbol of the return to the faith

In a sermon after the consecration of the Cathedral of the Resurrection in Kubinka the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill has called the temple a symbol of the return to the faith. On Sunday, the Patriarch celebrated the great consecration and divine Liturgy in the Cathedral is the Main Church of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation. Live broadcast led the TV channel “Russia 24”.

the Cathedral of the resurrection of Christ built in Moscow Park “Patriot”.

“it is Remarkable that after decades of stagnation, imposed on our country, absurd atheism, the people turned to faith,” said Patriarch Kirill. The Cathedral, the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church became the symbol of the “historical turn” from unbelief to faith and a meaningful existence.

the Patriarch thanked all those involved in the construction of the Cathedral and gave the Church an icon of the Holy Trinity and Kaplunovsky the icon of the Mother of God, in front of which prayed the soldiers of the Russian army near Poltava in June 1709. The Primate also confirmed that he will be rector of the Cathedral of the resurrection of Christ.