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Russian Orthodox Church News

Russia's Orthodox church backs 'holy war' against ISIS

Russia's Orthodox Church voiced support for Putin's decision to carry out air strikes in Syria against ISIS, calling it a "holy battle" for protecting the Christians in the region.

Church wants mercy for Pussy Riot, if they repent

Moscow - The Russian Orthodox Church asked Sunday for clemency for the three jailed members of punk band Pussy Riot if they repent for their anti-Putin "punk prayer."

Video: Polish and Russian church leaders sign agreement

The heads of both the Russian Orthodox Church and the Polish Roman Catholic Church have signed an appeal for the "forgiveness of wrongs, injustice and every committed against each other."

Video: Pussy Riot found guilty by Moscow court

Moscow - A Moscow court has pronounced three members of punk group Pussy Riot guilty on charges of hooliganism motivated by religious hatred.

Femen activist gets 15 days for baring breasts at Patriarch

Kiev - A Ukrainian activist from FEMEN who bared her breasts before the Russian Orthodox Patriarch has been sentenced to 15-days by a Ukrainian court.
 

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The head of Russia s Orthodox Church  Patriarch Kirill  makes a historic visit to Poland
The head of Russia's Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill, makes a historic visit to Poland
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A woman lights Christmas candles inside the church
A woman lights Christmas candles inside the church
A closer look at the snowy church
A closer look at the snowy church
A topless protester from the controversial Ukrainian feminist group Femen  tries to throw herself at...
A topless protester from the controversial Ukrainian feminist group Femen, tries to throw herself at the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, July 26, 2012
Photo handout by Femen
Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov.  and Archbishop Hilarion
Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov. and Archbishop Hilarion
Ksenia Kobyakov.
A Russian Orthodox church in snowy Samara
A Russian Orthodox church in snowy Samara
The snowy hill  often used for sledding  that leads to a Russian Orthodox church
The snowy hill, often used for sledding, that leads to a Russian Orthodox church
Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov and Archbishop Hilarion
Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov and Archbishop Hilarion
Ksenia Kobyakov.
A Russian Orthodox Church rises above a snowy Samara hill
A Russian Orthodox Church rises above a snowy Samara hill