Started psycho-historical examination of the study of the motives for the murder of the Royal family – Bishop Tikhon

*** The Church hierarchy believes that the Bolsheviks, the murder was in the nature of ritual retribution

Moscow. 13 Dec. INTERFAX – Chairman of the Patriarchal Council for culture, Bishop mark Tikhon said that currently assigned to the special psychological and historical examination of the investigation of the motives for the murder of the Royal family.

“The previous investigation did not worked at the psycho-historical examination, she was not even appointed”, – he told reporters at a press conference in Moscow.

For the conduct of the examination appointed experts, particularly criminologists. All experts are liable for distortion of research results.

A Church representative said that, according to most experts, gathered at a recent conference at the Sretensky monastery on the “Ekaterinburg remains,” the murder of the Royal family had a special, symbolic character.

“For the Bolsheviks, regardless of the nationality of the murder had the character of a special ritual of the retaliation,” – said Bishop Tikhon.