Bishop Diomid, who led church opposition to ROC MP, dies in car accident on Patriarch Kirill’s birthday

Edited by: A. N. Diomid, who was Russian Orthodox Church (ROC) bishop in Chukotka before being stripped of that rank by the Moscow Patriarchate, has died in an automobile accident near St. Petersburg on November 20, 2021. Given that this occurred on Patriarch Kirill’s birthday, some of his followers are likely to suspect foul play … Continue reading Bishop Diomid, who led church opposition to ROC MP, dies in car accident on Patriarch Kirill’s birthday