Laurel was at the center of a new scandal

Лавра оказалась в центре нового скандала

Around Pochayiv Lavra opened up a new scandal, because officials missed a number of values

It is reported by the Commission Kremenecko-Pochayiv state historic and architectural reserve, reports the Politek.

“In the Pochaev Lavra the absence of 16 cultural values. But to say that this is the residual list, we can not” — said the Deputy Minister of culture Tamara Mazur.

At the same time, the official refused to say what kind of values were missing from the monastery.

As previously reported, as a result of inventory on the territory of the Pochayiv Lavra identified the missing works of art

This was reported by the volunteer Roman Sinitsyn on his page in the social network.

“Actually this list is far from complete, because the Commission on inventory just started working” — said Sinitsyn.

Earlier it was reported that the churches of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate became the objects of serious checks in Ukraine. In recent days, the security service conducted a number of searches in separate administrative buildings of the UOC-MP and private homes belonging to members of this denomination.

A slightly different test has been in the Pochayiv monastery in Ternopil region. But came back not with searches and audits. Wanted to check whether all values remained in place. So, 5 Dec Kremenecko-Pochayiv state historic and architectural reserve conducted an audit on the territory of the Lavra Pochayiv. This was reported in the outreach Department of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate).

The exhibits were checked according to the description of the Soviet period. The audit took place at the assumption and Trinity cathedrals, monastic, Episcopal houses, the bell towers and the gate building.

Interestingly, 23 November the decision was reversed on state registration of rights of use of the complex of buildings of the Pochayiv monastery for a religious organization “Pochayiv Holy assumption Lavra”. It is noted that MP will be able to temporarily use the facilities of the monastery at least up to the Cathedral, which should be established the local Church. And Pochayiv Lavra can join a local Church voluntarily.