Bishop Tikhon (Shevkunov) will head the Pskov Archdiocese the decision of the Synod

Moscow. May 14. INTERFAX – Bishop mark Tikhon (Shevkunov) will become head of the Pskov Archdiocese, said the press Secretary of Patriarch Kirill, the priest of Alexander Volkov.

This decision was made by the Holy Synod, which held a meeting Monday in St. Petersburg.

Thus, according to father Alexander, as head of the Patriarchal Council for culture, Bishop Tikhon will be saved.

It is expected that Bishop Tikhon is elevated to the rank of Metropolitan.