Monday, July 8, 2013

The Vlachs of modern Greece

Taken from the book “The Vlachs: The History of a Balkan People” by T. J. Winnifrith, 1987.

Greece of the Hellenes

Source: “Greece of the Hellenes” by Lucy M. J. Garnett, 1914.

Modern Greece 1st constitution, a “Greek” is a Christian, 1827

The 1st Constitution of the Greek State,in the year 1827.
- 4. Provinces of Greece are all those that were taken and will be taken by weapons against the Ottoman Dynasty.
- 6. Greeks are:
- a. All those indigenous people of the Greek State who believe in Christ.
- b. All those, believers in Christ, who under the Ottoman slavery, came or they will come to the Greek State to struggle or to reside in it.
- e. All those aliens, who come and enrol as citizens.

NOTE: To become a Greek,it was enough to be a Christian!