Fr Vladimir was relieved from clerical duties in accordance with his own request and based on his state of health

At a Church Council Meeting held in 17th April, HE Archbishop Mark announced that Archpriest Vladimir Vilgerts would be stepping down at a priest of the Cathedral on 8th May and will return to Latvia. In an Ukase issued by Vladika,  “Fr Vladimir was relieved from clerical duties in accordance with his own request and based on his state of health.

Fr Vladimir is not subject to any Church court order or investigation and he was thanked for his diligent service in our Diocese and for his hard work in the London parish and branch-parishes created in provinces.

We wish Father Vladimir good health and God’s help in all his further works for the good of the Church”