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externalHead of Russian Orthodox Church says sacrificing life in war against Ukraine ‘washes away sins.’

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by The Kyiv Independent news deskSeptember 26, 2022 12:46 am

Patriarch Kirill, the head of Russia’s Orthodox Church, said during a sermon that when a soldier, driven by a sense of duty, dies on the battlefield, his death is “equal to the sacrifice.”

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