For the younger generation in the depths of worldly conversations did not forget about eternal values, the Department of youth Affairs of the Vyborg diocese has released an iPhone and iPad with quotations from the Bible. While trial edition.
“They are not sold – quoted KP Deputy head of the press service of the Vyborg diocese Jan Senkin. – Will give them away the Orthodox youth.
What in advertising is called promotion in the Church called missionary. Orthodox clothing for the phone, according to the authors, innovation must become as a stylish accessory that will help to attract the younger flock to the temples, and a reminder to owners of mobile about the nature of life. On one of the presentation covers written quote from the 1st Epistle to the Corinthians, Katara that “he was praised by God.”
“What the approved set of phrases that we print on the covers, no,” said Jan Senkin. – There can be any quotes from the Scriptures”.
In April 2015 the company Caviar began to produce gold-plated iPhone-decorated depicting icons of Andrei Rublev’s “Trinity”. The creators of the phone claimed that Orthodox Christians can pray before this image.
In December 2014, Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin called on the Russians to abandon foreign gadgets. “Russia needs to defend itself. And the faster we will develop your maximum associated with Western software products, the less you’ll regret about total electronic control, which necessarily follow control: economic, political and ideological,” said Chaplin. He added that the ROC stands for active computerization, but overreliance on gadgets — it’s a sin.
The issue of Orthodox cases for iPhone blessed Bishop of Vyborg and Priozersk Ignatius.