"Dear orthodox residents of the Republic of Tatarstan! Accept my most sincere congratulations on the occasion of the consecration of the recreated Our Lady of Kazan Cathedral. The opening of the recreated cathedral is a joy for the soul, inspiration and a symbol of rebirth. And today, the opening of the recreated cathedral is one of the wonderful, historical events!
I share with you the joy of today's event and express the hope that the recreated church will not only please the residents of the republic, guests of the city, but also become a home for parishioners for miraculous prayers."