26th December 2021, Metropolitan Vladimir of Chisinau and all Moldova visited the Holy Trinity parish in Konkovo, Moscow (representation of the Orthodox Church of Moldova in the Russian Federation), celebrating the Divine Liturgy on the Sunday of Fore-Fathers.
The priests and deacons of the holy shrine assisted the Metropolitan of Moldova, praying in Church Slavonic and Romanian.
Liturgical responses were provided by the parish choir directed by Larisa Artiushenko.
After the Liturgy, the arch-pastor addressed a message of greeting and pastoral guidance to the praying community, thanking the parishioners for the efforts and care of embellishing the holy shrine.
Metropolitan Vladimir awarded diplomas and church distinctions to the ktitors of the church, in sign of appreciation and gratitude.
Representatives of the Moldovan Diaspora in Moscow congratulated Metropolitan Vladimir on the coming Feast of the Nativity of the Lord, presenting the arch-pastor with an icon of Holy and Right-Faithful Prince Stephan the Great. The shrine will be placed in the Holy Trinity Church in Konkovo.
Synodal Sector of Institutional Communication and Mass-Media Relations.