The Yekaterinburg diocese has abandoned plans to build a temple in the Park
The Church will be to build the Cathedral of St. Catherine in the Park near Tetra drama in Yekaterinburg, reported in the address of Metropolitan Kirill of Yekaterinburg And Verkhoturye, made public on the official Internet representation of the diocese.
It is noted that the ROC agreed that the temple will not be built in any Park or public garden.
in the diocese thanked the residents of Ekaterinburg, which sent its proposals on the siting of the Cathedral.
"And no doubt we will soon start the construction of the Cathedral of St. Catherine the great Martyr Church on a sanctity of place," concluded the Metropolitan.
in mid-may in the centre of Yekaterinburg held a rally against the construction of the Church of St. Catherine on the site of the Park. In the process of stock tied about 100 people.
The city authorities said that there will conduct a survey of residents about their attitude to the construction of the temple in the Park. The municipality also collected suggestions for sites for the construction of the Cathedral.