Bishops want more autonomy for Moscow-governed Belarusian Church

Bishops want more autonomy for Moscow-governed Belarusian Church

Interfax-religion.com Minsk, December 18, Interfax - Belarusian bishops have come up with an initiative to seek greater autonomy for the Belarusian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. Belarusian dioceses asked the head of the Belarusian Church, Metropolitan Pavel of Minsk and Zaslavye, patriarchal exarch to Belarus, to apply to the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch ...