Satirist Mikhail Zadornov renounced paganism

Satirist Mikhail Zadornov renounced paganism

MOSCOW, February 7 — RIA Novosti. A famous writer and satirist Mikhail Zadornov, who is undergoing treatment for cancer, moved from neo-paganism in Christianity, said, rector of the Church of the Holy Trinity on the Sparrow hills in Moscow, Archpriest Andrei Novikov.

“At the request of family and friends was anointed by Mikhail Nikolayevich Zadornov. Two months ago, Michael N. God brought repentance in the sacrament of confession in the Kazan Cathedral of Moscow. This is the hardest period of his life he held as reconciled with the Holy Church, an Orthodox Christian. Asking for prayers for the servant of God Michael, including, God forgive him, the merciful Lord years of outrageous flirting with paganism,” wrote the priest on his page in Facebook.

Archpriest said that has published this information “the consent of the next of kin” Zadornov. According to media reports, in early 2016, he was diagnosed with a brain tumor.

Mikhail Zadornov writer, satirist, comedian, actor. The most famous theme of his speech — criticism of Western, primarily American, lifestyle and culture. In addition, according to media reports, Zadornov has lectured on the subject of paganism.