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Patriarch Kirill Directed a Greeting to the Participants of the CIAC’s Plenary Session

I heartily welcome all participants to this plenary session of the “Christian Inter-Confessional Advisory Committee of the CIS-Countries and Baltics”. This session is devoted to the topic of: “The Christian Family – a ‘Small Church’ and the Foundation of a Healthy Society”. The churches in the various countries forming this committee indeed have similar views regarding the tasks facing the global Christian community and share the conviction that the Gospel teaching is not of a passing nature.

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Declaration of the Christian Inter-Confessional Advisory Committee for the CIS-Countries and Baltics (Moscow, 4 February 2010)

We, representatives of the Christian churches of the CIS-countries and Baltics – Orthodox, Catholics and Protestants, who have gathered in Moscow, consider it imperative to raise our voices in defence of the traditional norms of Christian morality.

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“The Christian Family – a ‘Small Church’ and the Foundation of a Healthy Society”. Final document for the plenary session of the CIAC meeting in Moscow on 4 February 2010

he churches of the CIS countries and Baltics, gathered in Moscow on 2 February 2010, studied carefully the topic entitled: “The Christian Family – a ‘Small Church’ and the Foundation of a Healthy Society” and now report on their joint views regarding family relations. Our view on the role of the family emanates from the Holy Scriptures as the highest authority on moral values and is likewise based on the centuries-old experience of church care for the family.

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