The world Boxing champion Alexander Usik said that in the case of attempts to capture the monastery will be on her defense.
Their willingness to come to the defense of the monastery and its monks said the world Boxing champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik. He said this on air of channel “112 Ukraine”.
These words came as a response to a question from tele-viewers of Olga Zaitseva, who asked boxer about his reaction to possible attempts to capture the laurels of the radicals and the violence against the monks.
“I’m on the side of the monks,” – said Alexander.
He also expressed confidence that the possible presentation of the Tomos does not change the internal state of each of us, if we ourselves are not spiritually change.
“If people become kinder to each other and begin to forgive any grievances that are made against them, if they start to love your neighbor as God loves us, then I am for the fact that it was given. But nothing depends Tomos will give or not give. It all depends on us, only we need inside ourselves to create the Church and family, and love, and everything else. And if we do the same evil against your neighbor, that will still continue. This is nonsense – what is happening now”, – Alexander Usik.
Oleksandr Usyk in his interviews repeatedly mentioned that it is an Orthodox Christian. He was a parishioner of the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, and his life is guided by the advice of his Confessor.
1 Augusta at a press conference, he defended the procession of the Church in honor of the 1030-th anniversary of the baptism of Rus.