Romanian police allow defiant Orthodox priest to hold New Year’s Eve service in Black Sea port

Romanian police have allowed a senior Romanian cleric, an outspoken critic of Covid-19 restrictions who has downplayed the pandemic, to hold a large church service on New Year’s Eve to to celebrate the new year. Romanian Orthodox Archbishop Teodosie officiated a service attended by 100 Orthodox worshipers late Thursday evening in violation of lockdown restrictions, … Continuă lectura Romanian police allow defiant Orthodox priest to hold New Year’s Eve service in Black Sea port