Translyatsiyu funeral of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Alexy II, three public television channels - "First", "Russia" and "News 24" - will show live with minor cuts. The moment the burial of Patriarch in Bogoyavlenskom (Elohovskom) Cathedral, wrote Wednesday in the newspaper Kommersant, viewers will see only a recording.
Soul Saturday Divine Liturgy, which led the Russian broadcast channels, started at 08:00 in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, where Saturday evening coffin with the body Alexy II has been issued for the farewell. Liturgy is headed by mestoblyustitel Patriarchal throne Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad. At the conclusion of the liturgy will begin burial Alex Second, to be led by the Patriarch of Constantinople (Universal) Bartholomew.
After the burial coffin with the body Alexy II pronesut around the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, repeating the religious procession route. Then the funeral procession go to Bogoyavlenskii (Elohovsky) Cathedral. Burial patriarch is scheduled for 14:00. It is expected that broadcast the funeral arrangements will be finalized by the half hour before the burial.
15 th Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Alexy II died on the morning of December 5, at his residence in Peredelkino at the age of 79 years. From Saturday evening to Tuesday morning in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, where he was parting with the patriarch, visited about 80 thousand people.