Russian police raid monastery of COVID-denying renegade priest

RT published this video item, entitled “Russian police raid monastery of COVID-denying renegade priest” – below is their description. Russian police have detained renegade priest Sergius, who locked himself inside a Russian convent in Central Urals several months ago. Sergius is one of the most famous priests in the Urals. His public conflict with the … Read more Russian police raid monastery of COVID-denying renegade priest

Russian Government Returns Religious Properties to Orthodox Church

The Russian government has passed a law on the restitution of religious properties to religious organisations. On 30th November, President Dmitry Medvedev took the opportunity to inform the Patriarch Kirill personally inside one of the Kremlin’s chapels. The law has seen vigorous debate, but the President defended the compromises: “I believe that the optimal version … Read more Russian Government Returns Religious Properties to Orthodox Church