Orthodox Christians mark the Lady day. In all церквах Moldova there pass divine services in connection with the Lady day holiday. Under the legend, this day archangel Gabriel has brought to Maiden Maria a good message about Jesus Christ future birth - the Son Divine and the Savior of the world.
On the occasion of this holiday in a capital Hristorozhdestvensky cathedral the Divine liturgy which was served by the Metropolitan Kishinev and Всея Moldova Vladimir has taken place. On divine service there was also president Vladimir Voronin together with the believers who have arrived both from Kishinev, and from suburbs.
In the reference metropolitan Vladimir has congratulated present with the Lady day holiday, having wished to them to celebrate this day wisely and with talent, after all the Lady day - one of the first spring двунадесятых holidays of a church calendar. Its eminence Vladimir has urged parishioners to create good for the sake of prosperity and country consolidation.
On termination of divine service the Metropolitan Kishinev and Всея Moldova has addressed to the president of the country with a congratulation on the occasion of 7th anniversary of its stay in a post of the head of the state. Its eminence Vladimir has reminded thereupon of the personal contribution of president Voronina to reconstruction, updating and restoration of many sacred monasteries to Moldova, for example, a monastic complex "Кэприяна", a monastery Cocks and many other things.
The metropolitan has expressed confidence that both last year the presidency, and in the future head of the state Vladimir Voronin will manage to carry out all problems connected with restoration of temples in territory of Republic Moldova.
In turn Vladimir Voronin has declared, that within seven years of the presidency it was guided, first of all by interests of the country and citizens of Republic Moldova, and the belief was one of pillars against which he leant. The president has noticed, that though for last years has been made a lot of good, reserves still are, and the prime purposes of the country will be reached by belief and diligence of each citizen.
Last seven years were for Republic Moldova successful in sense of strengthening of statehood and economic prosperity, however only the unity and consolidation of belief of citizens of Republic Moldova it consolidate all and will give prospect on the future.
Upon termination of the ceremony which have taken place in the Hristorozhdenstvensky cathedral, Metropolitan Vladimir has informed present that the president of the country has disposed and to give this year Moldavian митрополии the plane for delivery by Easter of Fertile fire.