Best present to revival of Cathedral of Ascension will be its capital repairs - Metropolitan
Almaty. January 5. KazTAG - The best present to revival of the Cathedral of Ascension will be its capital repairs, said Metropolitan of Astana and Kazakhstan Alexander.
"The main present to the 20th anniversary of revival of Orthodox church of the Cathedral of Ascension will be its capital repairs, a serious professional repair. We receive many applications, a special fund for restoration of the memorial of architecture of the republican significance- the Cathedral of Ascension has been created," he said.
In his words, the restoration is planned to start in spring.
"All the necessary formalities are completing now, coordination is underway with akimat, the Ministry of Culture, as the Cathedral is a great memorial of culture, architecture of Kazakhstani people. In spring we will start attracting scientific forces to restoration of our temple," he said.
In his words, the cathedral won't be closed for the time of restoration.