Moscow. 31 Jan. INTERFAX – the Russian Church can counter the protests against the transfer of St. Isaac’s Cathedral protest involving a million people, said the head of the Patriarchal Commission on family matters, protection of motherhood and childhood Archpriest Dimitry Smirnov.
“If we, as they call us bigots, clerics, want to come a hundred thousand people (per share for the transfer of Isaac – “if”), and if you want a million. We will gather a million. What is a need? People tear off from home, from work, will come from the regions,” he said Tuesday in the radio station “Vesti FM”.
He called the protests against the transfer of Isaac “storm in a teacup”.
“I think there is time to apply the power and. If you give the democratic public will, then they could arrange for another revolution,” – said the head of the Patriarchal Commission.