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Greece, my country, is broke but still paying the Church

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert McLean Apr 23, 2011. 7 Replies

My country, Greece, is broke. The government is cutting old people's 600 Euro pensions however, they are still paying for the Greek Orthodox Church to the tune of $250,000,000. All priests in Greece…Continue

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Robert McLean replied to giannis georgiopoulos's discussion Greece, my country, is broke but still paying the Church
"Err...$250 Million?? Sh*t!! Bugger looking after the pensioners who've paid tax all their working lives, and make sure the government looks after the least productive members of society, the clerics, that gaggle of dewy eyed vacuuous…"
Apr 23, 2011
Susan Stanko replied to giannis georgiopoulos's discussion Greece, my country, is broke but still paying the Church
"and the Royal wedding honeymoon is heading there so...   How do you know this."
Apr 22, 2011
Tam replied to giannis georgiopoulos's discussion Greece, my country, is broke but still paying the Church
"That is unfortunate, I think change will come slowly but surely. Times are changing science and progress move forward, the priests very much live in the past. I also think as citizens in debt high countries in Europe look at their budgets, they will…"
Apr 22, 2011
Hiram replied to giannis georgiopoulos's discussion Greece, my country, is broke but still paying the Church
"Are there any atheists' organizations in Greece?  You should meet with other atheists and speak to an attorney about this problem.  This can only be changed through struggle and through getting organized.   If the people are…"
Dec 14, 2010
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Greece, my country, is broke but still paying the Church

My country, Greece, is broke. The government is cutting old people's 600 Euro pensions however, they are still paying for the Greek Orthodox Church to the tune of $250,000,000. All priests in Greece are government employees. This was something that has been going on since the early 1980s. Before that the church was not government run.  So I do not understand how this can still be going on in a multicultural Europe and in a midst of an economic crisis. No government should pay for any religious…See More
Dec 10, 2010
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At 12:59pm on December 11, 2010, Susan Benfold said…

Hi Giannis, glad that you joined us here.  I am now angry that your government is paying the church to do what???  Brainwash people???  What are they doing with $250,000,000.00? 

At 11:33pm on December 10, 2010, Atheist Princess said…

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