Archive for tag: Kirill

Archive pour tag : Kirill

Metropolitan Kirill elected Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia

The delegates to the Church Council meeting under way in Moscow have elected Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad the 16th Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia. Metropolitan Kirill garnered 508 (72%) out of the 702 votes during the election on Tuesday. To be elected Patriarch, a candidate had to be supported by more than half of the delegates.

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Posted: January 27, 2009 • Permanent link: https://ecumenism.net/?p=546
Categories: NewsIn this article: Kirill, Moscow Patriarchate, Orthodox, patriarch
Transmis : 27 janvier 2009 • Lien permanente : https://ecumenism.net/?p=546
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Kirill, Moscow Patriarchate, Orthodox, patriarch