A priest of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church went by means of the town heart of Odessa, blessing the road with Holy Water following a LGBT pleasure parade, studies Odessa Media.
Fr. Oleg Mokryak, the top of the Odessa Diocese Missionary Division, went alongside Seaside Boulevard with parishioners dousing the street, folks, and monuments with Holy Water.
He defined as he went that he was cleaning the boulevard, after the sexual deviancy parade had defiled the road.
The “Odessa Delight 2018” parade was half of a bigger three-day occasion, UNIAN studies. Supporters of conventional Ukrainian household values additionally protested throughout the parade, holding indicators studying “All collectively for the household” and flags with icons of Christ.
Delight Parades in Odessa had been efficiently banned previously, equivalent to in 2015, although this 12 months’s went off with out a hitch.
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