Meanwhile, Abp Tikhon of Omsk (RTOC) visits Australia

( Archbishop Tikhon of Omsk and Siberia (RTOC) has begun a pastoral visit to Australia, at the same time ROCOR’s former Australian Bishop, Metropolitan Hilarion (Kapral) of Sydney, is in New York taking the role of first-hierarch.

The stated purpose of the visit is to meet with “ROCOR parishes who have rejected the union with Moscow”.