In France-officially announced the beginning of the persecution of Christians

Christians persecutionIn the all EU countries , France is consistently carried out anti-Christian policy . The reasons are obvious – Christianity , according to the EU leadership is a threat to the ideas of European integration , because it contradicts the new European values . So , for example, same-sex marriages  or a system of total control. Under the banner of tolerance and political correctness predominantly white Christians consistently tried to oust from all spheres of public life – from school , army, prisons , government. From the streets of European cities are trying to remove Christmas trees , which , they say, offend the feelings of Jews and Muslims. Continue reading “In France-officially announced the beginning of the persecution of Christians”

The Christian tradition of the cult of the dead on “All Saints Day”

Saints DayThe religious practice for the dead in the Old Testament. 2 ° In the book of Maccabees is written: “He sent John Maccabee offer sacrifices for the dead, so they were free from their sins”
The early Christian Church used to record the brothers dead in the diptych, composed of two folding tables, shaped like a book with the names of the dead who had been praying. But from the beginning too early Christians celebrated the anniversary of the death of martyrs who became saints of martyrdom. During the persecutions of Diocletian the number of martyrs became so great that the Church, feeling that every martyr should be venerated,
“In the Western Church, Pope Boniface IV, between 609 and 610, consecrated the Pantheon in Rome to the Blessed Virgin and all martyrs, giving an anniversary.
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