Greetings to Metropolitan Filaret, Patriarchal Exarch Emeritus of All Belarus
Belarus President Alexander
Lukashenko has sent a letter of birthday greetings to Metropolitan Filaret,
Patriarchal Exarch Emeritus of All Belarus.
“By your service you have made a big contribution
to the development of the Belarusian Orthodox Church. Your universal authority
has always helped solve civil and religious issues,” the felicitation message
The head of state remarked that Metropolitan
Filaret is by right considered the most revered bishop in Belarus. His pastoral
and mentoring experience is in demand in modern conditions and helps enhance
the spiritual unity of the Belarusian society.