KREMLIN MARKS ORTHODOX PATRIARCH’S JUBILEE.
Publication: Monitor Volume: 1 Issue: 29
On the fifth anniversary of his election as patriarch, Aleksii II received greetings from President Boris Yeltsin at a ceremony in a Kremlin church, Russian television reported June 8. Yeltsin told the patriarch that he hoped “our Church will lead Holy Russia toward its might and grandeur.”
Russian Government to Set Up Cossack Office.