TABOR - Tradition and Contemporaneity in the Romanian Orthodox Church
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„Innocence of the babies”
The text is a Christmas pastoral letter to the faithful of the Archdiocese of Vad, Feleac and Cluj. Jesus, the Most Pure Child comes into a world divided and fractured by hate to bring brotherhood through the absolute love and peace that prophet Isaiah foretold. God becomes a tiny Infant, and a man to make us gods, to save us from sin and death. And we, in our turn, we must be good to the others. The Heavenly Child is not the only innocent child, but any child, with all his sinful heredity, has his innocence. Both Christian spirituality as well as culture, in general, emphasizes candor and innocence of children