The Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill
In Ukraine now is an unprecedented interference in the Affairs of the Church, said the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church, the recent events in the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko violates the Constitution of their own state, when intrudes into religious issues and tries to manage the Churches and religious process, handed over the official website of the Moscow Patriarchate, the words of the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill.
The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church said that Poroshenko simultaneously violates the rights of believers and declares the European choice.
“In European civilization, a very important place takes the idea of a secular state. In Europe there is no religious States. There is only the secular state, which is nothing like the law is not valid from what is doing today Mr. Poroshenko,” – said the Patriarch.
He noted that the unconstitutional behavior of the Ukrainian President is totally unacceptable and today, no one will be able to predict what might happen with Ukraine and the Ukrainian people as a result of this political strategy.
According to Ukrainian experts, Ukrainian authorities are trying to create a model of political Orthodoxy.