- Nov 2015
At least Putin has his head screwed on with the marriage issue.
During his two decades in power, Putin has sought to distance Russia from liberal Western values.www.themoscowtimes.com
Some conservative groups tied to the Church have, specifically, asked for a specific provision stipulating that marriage is only between a man and woman, to be included among the new amendments to the Constitution:
Patriarch Kirill, supreme leader of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, says believers should pray for a constitutional amendment that would add a reference to God. He thinks the mention would be appreciated by all faiths alike. “Most Russian...politicalhotwire.com