Orthodox Church Forms New Caucasus Eparchy

28/12/12 The Orthodox Church has formed a new entity covering  the predominantly Muslim North Caucasus regions of Chechnya,  Ingushetia and Dagestan. The Makhachkala Eparchy was set up by the Holy Synod,  the church's supreme governing body, church spokesman Vladimir Legoida said  late Wednesday, after the two-day session ended, Interfax reported. The new eparchy, which will be cut out ...