Tolerance or respect for faith

Timur Utsayev, Grozny. Exclusively to Vestnik Kavkaza 17/1/13 Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has proclaimed the need to open a synagogue in Grozny. He made this statement during a trip to Chechnya by representatives of the NGO "Forum of Russia's Traditional Religions". According to the pastor of the St. Petersburg Lutheran Church, Alexander Kudryavtsev, "The Forum of Traditional Religions ...

Medvedev calls for control over monastery reconstruction Spending

04.03.2011 GORKI, March 4 (Itar-Tass) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Friday instructed the board of trustees of the Charity Fund for the Reconstruction of the Voskresensky New Jerusalem Monastery to exert strict control over the fund’s spending. “Thanks to the support from the state and the Church, all conditions have been created so that the fund ...

Metropolitan Volodymyr Greeted Kyivites on the Day of Kyiv

Ukrainian Orthodox Church Honorable Kyivites! Dear brothers and sisters! Residents of our State's capital and parishioners of the cathedral city of our Church! Every day we see these Kyivan hills upon which the grace of God has shone. And the great city has rosen. And the Lord has built many churches. That's what the Holy Apostle ...