2018-10-11 13:07:00

Kremlin opposed to steps that could lead to schism in Orthodox world

Moscow, October 11, Interfax - The Kremlin calls to refrain from taking any steps that could lead to a schism in the Orthodox world.

"Beyond any doubt, we would not like any steps to be taken that could cause a deep schism in the Orthodox world," presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters.

The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate is considering granting autocephaly to the Ukrainian church.