the Governor of Krasnodar Krai Veniamin Kondratiev expressed his condolences after the death of Metropolitan Isidor of Ekaterinodar and Kuban. According to the Governor, who died the representative of the Russian Orthodox Church was “a mentor and advocate.”

For 30 years of service in our region, he has done more than most people make in a lifetime. When it began to recover and build new churches, he made a huge contribution to spiritual and moral development of the region, strengthening peace and harmony in our land, the revival of the Kuban Cossacks, wrote Veniamin Kondratiev in its channel in the Telegram.

Metropolitan Isidor has occupied a prominent position in the Russian Orthodox Church. In 2008 he was appointed Chairman of the General ecclesiastical court of the ROC, which he held until his death. Temporary control of Ekaterinodar diocese is entrusted to the Metropolitan of Stavropol and Nevinnomyssk Kirill.

As reported earlier today after complications from the coronavirus in the Krasnodar region, died the head of the Ekaterinodar and Kuban Archdiocese Isidore.