Death of Aleksy II: End of an era

Russian Orthodox Priest, Maksim Obukhov

1964 - Born in Moscow
1989 - Graduates, Moscow Medical Academy
1992 - Founds pro-life movement “Zhizn”
1993 - Blessed by Aleksy II to continue with his righteous endeavours

The late Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia is the subject of this edition of the programme. Patriarch Aleksy II died on Friday morning at his home near Moscow at the age of 79. A huge chapter in the history of the Russian Orthodox Church is now over. To discuss the Patriarch’s legacy, our guest is a leading Orthodox Priest, Father Maksim Obukhov.