Sergei Shoigu thanked all those who

a Significant event for the Armed forces and for Russia called the Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, the consecration of the first temple to mark the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war. He stated this at the ceremony of the consecration of the Main Temple of the Armed forces in the Patriot Park in Kubinka near Moscow.

“I am absolutely confident that all those who will come here will be reminiscing about past exploits and prepare for the future”, — said Shoigu.

In the heart of every particle is stored the memory of our fathers and grandfathers, the ancestors that brought this Victory, said the Minister of defence. He expressed gratitude to all who supported and participated in the creation of the entire complex and, of course, the Main Temple of the Armed forces.

the defense Minister thanked the builders, architects, painters, sculptors, which “put the soul” in the Church, many of whom worked for free. Separately, Shoigu thanked Patriarch Kirill for his supervision and great attention to the construction of the temple. Earlier Patriarch Kirill has consecrated the Main Temple of the Russian Armed forces and conducted the divine Liturgy on praying for the fallen defenders of the Fatherland and for deliverance “from the destructive plague” (coronavirus COVID-19).

the live broadcast of the blessing of the Main Temple of the Armed forces led channel “Russia 24”.