The Orthodox are no strangers to Christophobia, persecution, or terrorism. It is not an intellectual exercise to us. As learned from a source in the Federal Security Service [FSB], a terrorist act was averted in the largest men’s monastery of the Russian Orthodox Church with several centuries of history—the Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra. According to sources, […]
Will Putin Destroy Communist Buildings In Russia, And Replace Them With Monasteries?
By Theodore Shoebat The title is misleading. The Communist buildings were built upon monastery churches that the communists demolished in 1929-30. Restoration is what is being suggested! Putin has suggested removing two old Kremlin buildings that were built over monasteries destroyed by the communists. As we read from one report: Russian President Vladimir Putin […]