Elista. May 23. INTERFAX – IN the base of the newly built Cathedral of Cyril and Methodius in Elista will lay a capsule with a letter of the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia, Kirill, has informed “Interfax” in the press service of the President.
“For laying in the Foundation of Cathedral will be taken stone from Chersonesos Sevastopol as a symbol of the journey of saints Cyril and Methodius in the South of Russia, which began in the Crimea”, – said the Agency interlocutor.
Archbishop of Elista and Kalmykia Justinian will make the laying of the stone. The letter sent by Patriarch Kirill, will be attached to the capsule in the altar part of the Cathedral.
The solemn ceremony of laying a capsule will be held on may 24 – the commemoration day of saints equal to the apostles brothers.