Schemamonk Sergius refused to leave Sredneuralskaya convent
Schemamonk Sergius (Nicholas Romanov) has no plans to leave them based Sredneuralskaya convent after revoking his ecclesiastical court, Sana, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the cleric Vsevolod Moguchev.
On Friday, the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill has approved the earlier decision of the court of the Yekaterinburg diocese, who was deprived of schemamonk Sergius of dignity. In the diocese of Yekaterinburg, RIA Novosti stated that Sergius must leave the monastery.
"At the moment, father Sergius is engaged in more important Affairs to comment on such attacks or statements, and the monastery continues to live his life. For the monastery it's not even a topic of discussion," - said the interlocutor of the Agency, answering the question of whether Sergei to leave the monastery.
The spiritual father and founder of Sredneuralskaya convent father Sergius found himself in the spotlight after he began to speak in sermons that COVID-19 - a "pseudopodia" that Russians want to put in the "e-camp of Satan", "the wicked put on the self-isolation", deprived of "freedom and work". The diocese deprived him of his right to preach, but the cleric did not listen and continued in sermons to encourage the congregation to take to the streets to protest, but those who close churches, cursed. Because of this, the ecclesiastical court stripped him of his dignity.
In the administrative case about the dissemination of incorrect information he was fined 90 thousand rubles, and in the framework of the case under article "inciting hatred or hostility, and humiliation of human dignity" – 18 thousand rubles.