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Alexander Lukashenko congratulates Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill on enthronement anniversary

The Belarusian President has congratulated the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill on the anniversary of his enthronement.

Alexander Lukashenko:
The Belarusian people appreciates the care of the Patriarch about the strengthening of peace and harmony between the two countries, the desire to preserve a common history based on Christian traditions. The celebrations in Belarus, dedicated to the 1000th anniversary of the repose of St. Vladimir with your participation, support the faithful and inspire them to good deeds.

Patriarch Kirill was in Belarus four times. The first visit took place back in 2009. He often spoke warmly of the Belarusian people.

Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia:
The pious people of Belarus is marked by some special charisma of God, peace and humility, which is not a weakness. In a special way should the Holy Spirit, the gift of faith flourish in this nation.

Alexander Lukashenko congratulates Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill on enthronement anniversary