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Greece

Constitution as adopted on 11 June 1975.

Article 3

    The text of the Holy Scripture shall be maintained unaltered. Official translation of the text into any other form of language, without prior sanction by the Autocephalous Church of Greece and the Great Church of Christ in Constantinople is prohibited.

Article 5

    All persons living within the Greek territory shall enjoy full protection of their life, honour and freedom, irrespective of nationality, race or language and of religious or political beliefs. Exceptions shall be permitted only in cases provided for in international law.

Note: The complete text of the Constitution and further information on the constitutional background of Greece are provided by the International Constitutional Law Project at the University of Bern.


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