Orthodox Bishop: Secular Influence Comes From West


During the Christmas readings on 2 December in Minsk the Orthodox Bishop of Barysau and Mar’yina Horka Veniamin paid special attention to the dangers of mass culture and secular world-view the roots of which can be found in western influence.

“West faces an pbvious spiritual crisis caused by the withdrawal from Christian faith”, – emphasized the bishop, mentioning the overall tendency of looking for knowledge with spiritual and moral education bieng put on the second role, Nasha Niva reports.

The hierarch sees a panacea for spiritual impoverishment in creation of a legal base for cooperation with schools which will allow the Orthodox Church not to be limited by episodic events but implement a systematic education.

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