The Board of the OELMEK(Organization of Greek Operation of Cyprus Education Medium) Association of Theologians suggests, which also expresses gratitude to the health officials who are currently at the forefront of the fight against the pandemic.
In a statement today, the board of the OELMEK Association of Theologians said that “the days of Holy Week have passed where there is a common crowd in the churches, adding that” church attendance will not be uncontrollable but will be strictly subject to all decrees concerning indoor gatherings. , by observing the appropriate distances and all other related measures (eg where the presence of the people is deemed necessary, it may be extended to outdoor areas of the church) “.
“The observance of the measure of abstinence from the church, especially during the days of Holy Week with the culmination of the Divine Passion and the Animal Resurrection of our Jesus Christ, by the faithful, was an unprecedented real spiritual ordeal experienced by many. painfully, “he said, adding that” despite this, everyone adhered to the restriction measure. “
The Board of Directors of the OELMEK Association of Theologians states that institutions and citizens have been called upon to face a situation in which humanity has had many decades to live and adds that
“immediate action and universal response and sacrifice of citizens, they brought immediate and tangible results, with a drastic reduction in the number of cases “.
“The first concern of the State must be the health and well-being of its citizens. Measures that are successful are also valid for this purpose. But man “lives on bread alone,” he concludes