Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Russian Orthodoxy”

Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and the State

Want church growth? Hope for state persecution, says Catholic blogger

Posted June 15th, 2015

Gleb Yakunin, R.I.P.

Remembering a brave Russian Orthodox priest and dissident

Posted January 1st, 2015

Thanking God Despite It All

A voice from the Soviet persecution gives praise and thanksgiving

Posted November 27th, 2014

Orthodox Jihadis

Some in the Russian Orthodox Church are creating a ‘Rus’ that is anything but holy.

Posted September 8th, 2014

A Crown, But Not On This Earth

Look at that face. It belongs to St. Elizabeth the New Martyr. …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Carl Bildt & Russian Disinformation

There’s a Russian news agency story rocketing around the Orthodox web alleging …

Posted May 5th, 2014

The Wheat & The Tares In Russia

In First Things, John Burgess has a long, thoughtful, fairly comprehensive report …

Posted April 16th, 2014

Kursk Root Icon Coming To St. Francisville

That video above is from 2009, when the Kursk Root icon returned …

Posted April 1st, 2014

Putin’s Confessor And Subversive Orthodoxy

Here’s a fascinating FT story about Abbot Tikhon Shevkunov, a prominent Russian …

Posted January 31st, 2013

Putin At Church

A reader sent me a link to this Cathy Young piece about …

Posted January 4th, 2013