*** He wished the reconciliation to the peoples in a state of civil conflicts, including in Ukraine
Moscow. 31 Dec. INTERFAX – Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia appealed to Orthodox believers with the wishes of force to commit the things that you need to make the world a better place.
“Yes, the Lord will help us in the coming summer His goodness to make everything that we need to take to ensure that we and the world better,” he said Sunday before new year’s prayer service at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow.
The Primate also called the Lord’s blessing on “our Motherland, the entire historical Russia” and wished that the Lord reconciling Nations in a state of civil conflict.
“Especially, I mean the Ukraine, our brothers and sisters who suffer from this conflict to peace in the lands of historical Russia,” said Patriarch Kirill.
However, he noted that the main force that transforms a person’s life, it is God’s grace.
“And if as a result of divine grace – peace, joy, love, what we call human happiness, what is life? Completely different. And what forces appear in person to work to turn that life around for the better with great efforts and great result!” – said the Primate.