Pope, Patriarch to Make Progress on Practical Agenda of Helping Christians

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Sputniknews - 19/1/17 Pope Francis and Russian Patriarch Kirill are likely to make progress when they meet in Havana, Cuba on boosting cooperation to help Christian communities in distress around the world, prominent ecumenical experts told Sputnik. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — "The planned meeting between Pope Francis with Patriarch Kirill is of enormous significance," Jerusalem’s Tantur Ecumenical Institute ...

Yuri Gagarin, First Human in Space, was a Devout Orthodox Christian, says His Close Friend

Rob Kerby - 19/6/13 The first man in outer space 50 years ago believed fervently in the Almighty — even though the atheistic Soviet government put famous words in his mouth that he had looked around at the cosmos and did not see God. Mankind’s first space flight lasted 108 minutes on April 12, 1961. It was the height ...