In these times of deep crisis ecclesiastical institutions are also helping their people with powerful initiatives.
help the Greeks in their fight against the economic crisis gripping the
country, now in its fifth consecutive year, the head of the powerful
Greek orthodox church, archbishop Ieronymos, has offered the faithful
the possibility of cultivating land owned by the Church.
"Those who want to work Greek land, to contribute
to the country's food security, to the development of a modern and
exportable agricultural and livestock production need to know that what
little remains of Church land is available to them," said the
Primate during his traditional Christmas message to the nation, but
without specifying if the land will be granted to the applicants upon
payment of a sum of money.