Strengthening of interconfessional accord is important in Kazakhstan
According to the Ministry, during the meeting the sides exchanged views on topical issues of church-state relations and religious activities.
Nurlan Yermekbayev noted the importance of joint efforts to preserve spiritual traditions, social stability, strengthening interfaith harmony in the country.
Emphasizing the importance of the tasks set by Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev in his Address to the people of Kazakhstan, the Minister called on clerics to deepen cooperation in spiritual and moral education of the younger generation.
In turn, Metropolitan Alexander assured that the Orthodox clergy will continue to take sustained measures to maintain peace and harmony in the country, implementation of social projects for the benefit of Kazakhstani society.
We note that during the event the Minister presented Metropolitan of Astana and Kazakhstan Alexander jubilee medal “25 years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan”.
Source: Kazakhstan 2050