The Victory in Great Patriotic War the God’s Miracle – Patriarch Kirill

The Victory in Great Patriotic War the God’s miracle – Patriarch Kirill

Moscow, May 6, Interfax - Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War was granted by God's providence, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia believes. "It is impossible to explain this victory from the human point of view. The Church that perceives history of humanity through the prism of religious perception witnesses that ...

Splashes of religiosity characterize war years in the USSR – the Patriarchate official says

Splashes of religiosity characterize war years in the USSR, the Patriarchate official says

Interfax-religion Moscow, April 28, Interfax - The Soviet Union experienced a religious renaissance in the years of the Great Patriotic War. “Documents on the Smolensk Region to a certain degree disprove a widely spread statement that preferably the elder generation, especially villagers, went to church in war years. There is information that young people were active churchgoers ...

Two Orthodox churches robbed in Latvia

1/9/2012 Moscow, August 31, Interfax - Two Christian Orthodox churches were robbed on the days of the feast of the Assumption of the Virgin in East Latvia, the website of the Russian Church reported on Friday. On the night ahead of the feast, August 28, unidentified offenders robbed the Church of the Intercession in the village of ...