Patriarch Kirill: We Fight for Justice in Syria

admin | 23 March 2018

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia said he believes that Russia is fighting for justice and truth in Syria.

“Some people ask why we are fighting in Syria. We want to ensure justice and protect the people from the horrible aggression of terrorism,” he said at a meeting of the Russian Philology Society in Moscow on Wednesday.

“It is difficult for pragmatic people to divorce pragmatism from real political actions, but it should be understood that in addition to pragmatism, there should always be an idea; that is the only way we will be understood and accepted,” Patriarch Kirill said.

“It is the idea of justice, truth, it is our spiritual, cultural, national idea,” he said.

Система Orphus Do you see a mistake in the text? Highlight it and click: Ctrl + Enter
Since you are here…

…we do have a small request. More and more people visit Orthodoxy and the World website. However, resources for editorial are scarce. In comparison to some mass media, we do not make paid subscription. It is our deepest belief that preaching Christ for money is wrong.

Having said that, Pravmir provides daily articles from an autonomous news service, weekly wall newspaper for churches, lectorium, photos, videos, hosting and servers. Editors and translators work together towards one goal: to make our four websites possible - Pravmir.ru, Neinvalid.ru, Matrony.ru and Pravmir.com. Therefore our request for help is understandable.

For example, 5 dollars a month is it a lot or little? A cup of coffee? It is not that much for a family budget, but it is a significant amount for Pravmir.

If everyone reading Pravmir could donate 5 dollars a month, they would contribute greatly to our ability to spread the word of Christ, Orthodoxy, life's purpose, family and society.

Choose currency:
Other amount
10$
20$
50$
Dear Friends,

Our website exists owing to your generous assistance, thanks to the funds donated by our beloved readers.

Please assist us in the continuation of our work.