“Spend less time in virtual reality” – Orthodox Christmas message [Video]

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January 8th, 2017 – Fort Russ News –

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Ruptly – Translated by Inessa Sinchougova

Christmas is celebrated on the 7th of January in the Julian Calendar. This date is observed by Orthodox Christians from Central and Eastern Europe, and a minority of Christians in African and Middle Eastern countries. 

This year, President Putin attended Christmas services at Yuriev Monastery, outside Novgorod. Every year, he attends a rural church of his choosing for this purpose. Meanwhile, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow held the official Orthodox Christmas ceremony at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, in Moscow.

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