The president of Republic of Moldova Vladimir Voronin has sent the Sacred Synod of Russian Orthodox Church of the condolence on the occasion of death of the Most holy Patriarch Moscow and All to Russia Alex II. In the letter of the head of the state it is spoken:
«With feeling of deep grief has apprehended sad news about the loss which has comprehended all orthodox Christians - death of the Most holy Patriarch Moscow and Всея Russia Alex II. Its all life is an example of sacred service to the Lord through a pray and the affairs, augmentation of belief of people in the best future. The orthodox world of Moldova will be eternally grateful to Patriarch Alex II inspiring our society in days of despair and a hopelessness, able to light hearts, to clear in them hope and new forces for tendency to the best expectations and ideals. Its course of life has broken on the peak of that noble and grateful work which was conducted by the Most holy on consolidation of unity of the orthodox people, on spiritual revival of Russian Orthodox Church. It is convinced, that all created by the Most holy Patriarch for a short instant of a human life eternal light will light up souls of all subsequent generations, giving in their hope and strengthening belief in good and justice. Memory eternal and grateful to it.
With the deep and sincere condolence, Vladimir ВОРОНИН ».