The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate appears to have become the victim of a targeted media campaign, the chancellor of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Anthony of Boryspil and Brovary said Friday.Add comments
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The head of the Russian Orthodox Church said Monday that priests should be assigned staff positions within the ranks of the Interior Ministry’s troops following the success of a similar move in the military.
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Russian and other Orthodox Christians plan to meet Sunday in Ohio to discuss ideas for unifying the 12 Orthodox jurisdictions in the United States, according to media reports and church announcements.
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A group of parents in Russia’s oil-rich Tyumen Region has called on local prosecutors to investigate two self-proclaimed psychics, known for participating in a popular TV show, who are planning to practice their supernatural skills in the region.
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The author of a police-confiscated portrait of Russia’s ruling tandem dressed in women’s underwear urged President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday to order the return of the artwork – and also to “abolish censorship in art.”1
- 19:56 09/08/2013
She has the sober demeanor and tightly wound bun of a boarding school headmistress. And she is Russian President Vladimir Putin's new morality crusader, spearheading efforts to curb gay rights, punish online cursing and impose a tax on divorce.
- 23:59 05/08/2013
Investigators have opened a criminal case into the apparent fatal stabbing of a well-known Orthodox Christian priest after his body was discovered in the northwestern Russian city of Pskov on Monday, the Investigative Committee reported.
- 23:42 16/07/2013
Pussy Riot’s first song since two band members were imprisoned last year is, perhaps unsurprisingly, titled "Like a Red Prison." In the track, Russia’s most outspoken feminist band makes a fleeting reference to its members who were sentenced to two years in jail for hooliganism after their "punk prayer" against Vladimir Putin.
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The construction of an Orthodox church dedicated to All Saints and a Russian cultural center in Strasbourg will cost €6 million ($7.9 million), the Russian Orthodox Church’s envoy to the Council of Europe said Tuesday.
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The Russian Orthodox Church officials must exercise caution while commenting on events that come into public focus as the church’s opinion holds sway over millions of believers, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia said.