In Moscow there will be a temple in honor of one of the founders of the Russian state

Moscow. March 20. INTERFAX – the Church of Andrei Bogolyubsky, one of the actual founders of the Russian state, will be built at the intersection of street Oksky and Volga Boulevard, told journalists on Monday the Deputy of the state Duma, the adviser of the Moscow mayor and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow Vladimir resin.

Together with the Bishop Voskresensky Savva, head of the South-East of the capital of the Vicariate, the curator of the program of construction of Orthodox churches visited the building sites of new churches SEAD.

According to Bishop, even in 2015, there was built a wooden chapel is the first in the capital, dedicated to the Holy Prince Andrew Bogoliubsky.

“Work on construction of the main stone Church are actively. Soils in the territory of the complex there is the river, – says Vladimir resin. – Now there is a strengthening of the soil. Working on it one of the most experienced construction companies in Moscow, so hopefully that construction will be completed in a short time.”

In particular, for Easter this year already planned to complete the zero cycle.

Simultaneously with the construction of the main building is the development of the pit for construction of houses for the clergy.

Completion of construction of the entire temple complex is scheduled for next year.

As told by the parish priest Cyril Edges, recently Vladimir diocese donated to the parish the relics of Andrei Bogolyubsky, which will be mounted in the feast the temple icon.

Andrey Bogolyubsky, son of Yuri Dolgoruky, in the XII century moved the capital of Ancient Russia from Kiev to Vladimir and United under his rule the Russian lands.