97% OF MOLODVANS IDENTIFY AS ORTHODOX CHRISTIANS

Pravoslavie.ru - 3/4/17 According to the 2014 Republic of Moldova census, 96.8% of its citizens identify as Orthodox Christians. This represents a 1.3% increase over the 2004 census, reports Orthodox Moldova. The census data was just released at a press conference on March 31, three years after it was collected. The next largest religious group in Moldova is ...

PATRIARCH, METROPOLITAN, AND PRESIDENT OFFER CONDOLENCES OVER METRO EXPLOSIONS

Pravoslavie.ru - 3/4/17 As previously reported, two explosions went off in the St. Petersburg metro this afternoon, leaving at least ten dead and fifty injured. The subway system has been completely shut down. His Holiness Patriarch Kirill has expressed his deepest condolences to the families of those killed in the explosions in the St. Petersburg metro, praying for ...

The truth about Prince Alexis d’Anjou-Durassow

His Royal Highness Prince Alexis d’Anjou-Durassow

Article by Carlos Mundy - 3/4/17 Harry Binkow, Historian – RUSSIAN IMPERIAL FAMILY HISTORICAL SOCIETY – 3/4/17 In this month of March that we commemorate the One Hundred Anniversary of the Abdication of Nicholas II to the Russian Throne, I cannot stop thinking about a person that, I believe, would have had a significant role in all the controversies ...

ST. PETERSBURG METRO ROCKED BY TWO EXPLOSIONS IN POSSIBLE TERRORIST ATTACK

Pravoslavie.ru - 3/4/17 The St. Petersburg metro station was attacked by exploding shrapnel-filled devices this afternoon, leaving at least ten dead, The Telegraph reports. Pictures posted on social media show the door of at least one subway car blown out. Other images shows passengers lying on the platform of a St. Petersburg station. Media reports have indicated ...

Resolutions Relating to Monasteries Adopted by Orthodox Christian Laity

Orthodox Christian Laity - March- April 2017 The Orthodox Christian Laity (OCL) Board of Directors announces the adoption of the following Resolutions at its recently concluded Board Meeting, February 10-12, 2017: “OCL respectfully calls upon the Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America to enforce its own Regulations relating to the Monasteries operating under its auspices in ...

Holy Trump! The Donald is Good Samaritan, says ex-Archbishop of Canterbury

RT.com - 3/4/17 US President Donald Trump has been compared to the Biblical Good Samaritan by the former chief cleric of the Anglican Church. Lord Carey of Clifton, who led the Church of England from 1991 to 2002, compared Trump with the Good Samaritan, a Biblical figure who came to help a robbery victim when no one ...

‘Sons of whore journalists’: Duterte blasts media & ‘passé’ Catholic Church

RT.com - 3/4/17 Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte continued his tradition of provoking acrimony in public speeches, this time using an address to newly-appointed government officials on Thursday to slam both the Catholic Church and two of the country’s media outlets. “These priests, they think highly of themselves. Jesus, I’m telling you, that religion will become passé in ...