Clergyman: spiritual service has great importance in the Army
Clergyman of the Ararat-Zod military unit Father Hambardzum Danielyan met journalists today and referred to the clergymen’s mission which they have in the Army.
According to the speaker they aim “to increase and strenghten the Christian values among the soldiers and assist them with patriotic ideas”.
The speaker also informed that the trainings are organized in the Army with the soldiers and many topics are discussed.
“We have conversation with the soldiers who are going to fulfill the military duty and get acquainted with their moods, problems. Due to the conversations with the clergymen the difference between the new soldiers and the soldiers who is already leave Army are obvious”, Father Hambardzum noted and added that they pray all together for the soldiers who are in the border.
The clergyman has also underlined that not only the clergymen but also the soldiers show great initiative to have conversations.
“For example the soldiers approach and ask about some issue, want to discuss some disputative questions and find the answers. There are also soldiers who have questions but do not ask. In such cases we ask them to talk”.
Speaking about the representatives of sects in Army the clergyman underlined that there are such cases when the young people communicate with the clergymen in the Army and return to the right way. According to the speaker the supervision of the clergymen and the farness of the sects assist it.
Father Hambardzum underlined that spiritual service has great importance in the Army and fulfills great mission.