In the current year in Moscow there will be 21 new Orthodox temple

Moscow. March 6. INTERFAX – within 2018 in the framework of the “program-200” in Moscow will be built or commissioned 21 the temple complex, told the correspondent of “Interfax-Religion” on Tuesday, the Deputy of the state Duma, the curator of the Metropolitan building new churches Vladimir resin.

Among the most significant objects he mentioned the temple complex in honour of the Reigning icon of Mother of God in Chertanovo, a temple of new Martyrs and Confessors of Russia in Strogino, the Church of the Twelve apostles in Khovrino, the temple of the Holy Princess Olga in Ostankino, the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in tuszyn, the Church of Andrei Rublev in Ramenki district, Church of the presentation of the Lord in Zhulebino.

The program of building of Orthodox temples of Moscow started in 2010 at the initiative of Patriarch Kirill and implemented in all administrative districts, except Central. Her goal is to provide the densely populated areas of the capital temples walking distance.

In just the past eight years in Moscow, built the temple complex of 62 (45 for the “program-200” 17 – over it). 38 complexes already put in operation, including six on the territory of New Moscow. 31 software built the temple. In the design stage is also 31, the temple, in preparation for the construction of 12 more temples.

Today in the “program-200” is part 231 of the land, including the 80 at the stage of pre-training.