Sergei Romanov was removed from the management of the monastery the hegumeness Varvara and refused to let the abode directed there by the diocese of priest Georgiy Viktorov, reports Диалог.UA.

Disgraced Abbot (because of appeals to ignore the quarantine of the Russian Orthodox Church issued a verdict banning chiyoumen in service and deprivation of his right to preach) has recorded a video appeal to Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill, in which he demanded from him and from the Russian Church authorities to resign.

“Patriarch Kirill, to Metropolitan Hilarion and many others to the ecclesiastical court should resign”, demanded Serge Novels.

The grounds for the Church court and to hold Cyril responsible, according to Romanov, are “violations of the rules of the apostles”.

“Where are you, Dobrynia Nikitich, Minin and Pozharsky?””- Abbot said in his address.

He also said that in the time of cholera and during the epidemic of influenza-the Spanish flu of the Church did not close, and the faithful can attend services, to pray.

And closed the Church, as stated by the Novels, only “godless” government.

“Draw your own conclusions”, – concluded the Abbot.

His opponents he called “fascists, enslaving the Russian people and other nationalities of Russia”.

However, supporters of the Romanov told reporters in Russian media that the alleged capture of the monastery was not Sergius Romanov and his associates “came there to pray.” They also deny the dismissal of abbess Barbara. They say that the monastery is open for believers.

Chiyoumen Serge Romanov is one of the most famous Russian “kovid dissidents”. In his sermons he has repeatedly said that pandemics COVID-19 – conspiracy, called the imaginary disease, and was struck with the curse of the Church leadership covered during the quarantine temples to visit them as believers.

In the media, Romanov was called the spiritual father of the Deputy of the state Duma of the Russian Federation Natalia Polonskaya, she repeatedly denied. However, among the supporters of Sergius Romanov is pretty well-known people in Russia. In particular, a former KVN player, and now actor Dmitry Sokolov and hockey player, Olympic champion Pavel Datsyuk, playing now in the NHL.

Recall, after the capture of the temple Abbot Novels put health at Sredneuralskaya convent. He stated that the monastery will have to take by storm.

The investigative Committee has opened a case against Sergei, but he and his supporters until the monastery refusing to leave.

Nadezhda Nikitina