Georgian Patriarch to leave for Moscow to celebrate Russian Orthodox Church’s Patriarch’s anniversary
Georgia, Tbilisi, Nov.16 / Trend, N. Kirtskhalia /
The Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II will leave for Moscow on Nov.18. As the Georgian Patriarchate told Trend, he will attend events in honour of the 65th anniversary of the Russian Patriarch Kirill in Moscow.
The two heads of churches will hold an important service in Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow on Nov. 20. Patriarch Ilia II will also meet with the Georgian Diaspora. Other official meetings are not scheduled.
On Nov. 24 he will return to his homeland. Other heads of the Georgian Orthodox Church will accompany the Patriarch during his Moscow trip.