On 26-27th September, 2008 the 5th Convention of the Russian International Studies Association (RISA) "World Politics: View from the Future" took place at MGIMO-University MFA Russia with more than 500 participating researchers. (...)
Local and regional officials in Russia are discriminating against religious minorities despite efforts by the central government to ensure freedom of religion, according to a new report by the U.S. Department of State.
Honorable fathers, dear brothers and sisters!
"For a good tree bringeth not forth corrupt fruit" (Luke 6:43)
Russia's Orthodox Church, despite decades of brutal repression under Soviet rule, is putting its trust in the KGB to ensure that a remarkable religious revival does not fade with the departure of President Vladimir Putin.
By the grace of GodArchbishop of Constantinople, New RomeAnd Ecumenical PatriarchTo the Plenitude of the Church
Moscow, October 19, Interfax - The Roman Catholic Church and the Russian Orthodox Church agree that Christian charity should not be a means of luring worshipers to convert from one confession to another.
The Constitution provides for freedom of religion; however, the Government restricted this right in practice.
"Portal-Credo.Ru": Please tell us what the Knowledge Day (September 1) become for you?
By JEFFREY GOLD, Associated Press Writer Sat Sep 8, 3:44 AM ET