The Bishop of Vladikavkaz and Alania Leonid, who is administrating parishes of the Russian Church in Armenia, visited the country this week.
Over the course of a meeting with Catholicos of all Armenians Gareguin, he discussed the issue of allocation of land for the Cathedral construction. The spiritual leader of Armenians have expressed willingness to contribute in this project, the website of the Moscow Patriarchate informs on Friday.
As it was reported earlier, at the end of December 2016, the Moscow Patriarchate formed a Patriarchal diocese in their its in Armenia.
We should remind you that Armenia was the first nation to adopt Christianity as a state religion. The roots of the Armenian Church dated to the 1st century.