The administration of the Patriarch of Georgia has held a special briefing to make definitions about the controversy that was sparked after Patriarch`s Christmas Epistle, in which surrogacy and artificial insemination were assessed as unacceptable.
Prime Minister of Georgia has wished Merry Christmas to all Orthodox Christians. Irakli Gharibashvili`s congratulatory address was published on the official website of the government of Georgia.
President of Georgia has wished Merry Christmas to the nation. President`s congratulatory address was published on the official website of the president`s administration.
Orthodox Christians of Georgia celebrate Christmas today (January 7). Holy liturgies were conducted in all Orthodox Churches throughout the country late last night.