The Patriarch explained the necessity of the traditional family
According to the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, it is necessary for the preservation of the state.
Moscow. 1 Nov. INTERFAX.RU — Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia said that the traditional family is the Foundation of the state.
“Preservation of the people, the spirit, the language of the state — all this is carried out by family, because family is associated with the mechanism of transfer of experience through the chain of generations,” he said Wednesday at the opening of the twenty-first world Russian people’s Council on the theme “Russia in the XXI century: historical experience and prospects of development”.
According to the Patriarch, if you look at this process from the outside, you can give him the exact definition of “tradition”, “is not any particular and tradition as a method of connection between generations in the mode of common cause.”