His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and all Rus’
(Vladimir Mikhailovich Gundyayev)
- Functioning Patriarch
Date of birth: 20.11.1946
Date of monastic tonsure: 03.04.1969
The tonsure was carried out by the metropolitan of Leningrad and Novgorod Nikodin (Rotov).Ordination to deacon: 07.04.1969
Ordained to Hierodeacon by the metropolitan of Leningrad and Novgorod Nikodin (Rotov).
- Bishop ordination:
- Ordained as bishop of Vyborg.
- Spiritual education:
- Spiritual academy of Leningrad, 1970.
- Telephone: (495) 781-97-61, +7(800) 100-33-53 (free calls in Russia) (Department of information of the Synod)
Telephone: (499) 578-03-49 (His Holiness the Patriarch of Moscow and all Rus’s press-service)