In Kiev Pechersk Lavra COVID 19 contracted all the priests

In Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, which belongs to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP), all the priests contracted the coronavirus. On Sunday, April 26, reports owned by Grigory Berezkin RBC.

As told RBC the head of the outreach Department of the UOC-MP, Metropolitan Clement in the number of infected also monks, teachers and students located on the territory of the Lavra of the Kiev theological Academy — a total of about 150-200 people.

The representative of the UOC-MP noted that currently most of them are on the mend. Victims of infection were three people.

5 April in the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra entered quarantine. A week later he was admitted to hospital, the Abbot of the monastery, Metropolitan Paul. Now he was discharged from the hospital, he is healthy, said Metropolitan Kliment.

According to recent data, in Ukraine revealed 8617 infected COVID-2019, died 209 people.