Why Patriarch Kirill went to the UK?
The parishioners of the Dormition Cathedral in the British capital presented Patriarch Kirill a gift – a dog breed Corgi, reports TASS.
The Patriarch is the first ever pastoral visit in London. The visit is timed to the 300th anniversary of the Russian Church’s presence in the British Isles.
He led the divine service in the assumption Cathedral, blessed the mural with the image of the blessed virgin and bell.
Puppy loved Bishop of the Russian Orthodox Church and he will take it with him to Moscow. Nickname Corgi has not yet received.