Cherkizovo. 10 Feb. INTERFAX – the Fire that occurred at the Holy protection Church of the Moscow village Cherkizovo, has damaged the interior and the iconostasis, the locals collect money for their restoration, have informed “Interfax” the head of the municipal administration Elena Vorobyova.
“In our newspaper published the account for donations. Residents are already raising funds, members of the administration also joined the process as a congregation,” – said the Agency interlocutor.
According to her, the authorities of the urban settlement Cherkizovo ready to consider the allocation of funds for the restoration of the temple interior from the reserve Fund of the head of the village.
“Upon receipt of statements from the Dean and the relevant documents of the fire, the Board of deputies will consider a question of allocation of funds. I think that the decision will be positive, since members are also concerned about this problem and want to help our Church,” said the head of the administration.
The fire in the Church of the intercession was, in particular, damaged a few icons of the iconostasis, one of them can not be restored.
As reported, the cause of the fire is not yet established. The fire was discovered by the caretaker of the temple when the fire alarm.
Red-brick Church of the intercession with blue domes was built in 1903. Here loved to sing in the Church choir Feodor Chaliapin. In 1970, the temple was Archpriest Alexander Men.