Majority of the Georgians Approve the Special Legal Status Granted to the Georgian Orthodox Church 

The Holy Trinity Cathedral in Tbilisi (/graf.ge). Source:  https://oc-media.org/

The Holy Trinity Cathedral in Tbilisi (/graf.ge). Source: https://oc-media.org/

OCP News Service – 5/5/21

Tbilisi -Georgia: The majority of the Georgian people (62%) approve the special legal status Granted to the Georgian Orthodox Church, according to a recent survey by the Future of Georgia opinion poll. However 19% disagree, and 17% remain undecided on the special status of the Church.

Around 80% of the people agreed that the Georgian Orthodox Church promotes the preservation of moral values in Georgian society and 79% stated that the Georgian Church is the most important foundation of the Georgian identity. Around 50% of the Georgians agree that the Georgian citizens should be Orthodox Christians, whereas 47% disagree with such a norm.

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OCP News Service