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President Lukashenko congratulates honorable Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus on 50th anniversary of ordination

The Belarus President has congratulated Metropolitan Filaret, Honorable Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus, on the 50th anniversary of the episcopal consecration. 

"You have devoted all your life preaching Orthodox values, faith and education of the younger generation in the traditions of Christian love, morality and charity. You are one of the most influential bishops in the Orthodox world. Your selfless work has been an example of tireless service to the ideals of peace and humanity. Belarus highly appreciates the results of your work on the development of the social service of the Church, preservation of the traditions of religious tolerance and inter-religious dialogue," said Alexander Lukashenko in the congratulatory message.

President Lukashenko congratulates honorable Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus on 50th anniversary of ordination