Construction of the new Church at the Moscow state University was given the status of the Patriarchal monastery
By the decree of Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill at the newly built Church of saints Cyril and Methodius the Moscow state University (MSU). Lomonosov established the Patriarchal metochion “in order for the spiritual care of the inhabitants of the area Ramenki of the Western administrative district of Moscow”, reports the website of the Moscow Patriarchate.
Rector of the Church, built at the Vernadsky Prospekt, opposite possession 10, building 2, appointed Archpriest Ioann Lapidus, cleric, incumbent of the Church of the Holy Martyr Tatiana at Moscow state University, which is also Patriarchal representation at the main University of the country.
The rector of the newly formed farmsteads instructed to attend to the observation of the construction of a new Church and parish buildings, the canonical arrangement of the temple, registration of property and other documentation in accordance with the status of the Patriarchal monastery. Before the beginning of worship in a newly built temple Lapidus brings obedience in the parish Church of St. Tatiana, the report says. When it is planned to complete construction of a new temple at MSU, is not specified.
The temple of sacred Martyr tatiany at the Moscow state University is situated among the old University buildings opposite the Kremlin, on the corner of Mokhovaya and Nikitskaya streets.