ENGLISH VERSION: The parish of the Church of the Ascension in Barnaul has left the Moscow Patriarchate
The flock of the church located in the scientific city-center of Barnaul has joined the jurisdiction of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad. The flock made the decision on August 14 and came under the omofor of the ROCA episcopate abroad on August 26. The former rector of the church, Fr. Georgiy Titov, notified the MP diocese of Barnaul and Altay today. He explained this to reporters at a press conference in the offices of the Internet news outlet PolitSibRu.