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ENGLISH VERSION: Row over Krishna temple in Moscow

Plans to construct a Hare Krishna temple in Moscow have sparked off a controversy in Russia where the Orthodox Church dominates and many regard Krishna followers as dangerous sectarians.

Опубликовано: 01.04.2004

ENGLISH VERSION: Moscow Times: Brother's Keeper

A major indicator of what St. Patrick's Day means to Moscow is the Klinskoye Redkoye beer commercial that has been airing on television recently. No faces are seen, just feet and legs clad in Irish costumes pounding out...
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Опубликовано: 20.03.2004

ENGLISH VERSION: Mоscow Times. Scientology Ban

MOSCOW (AP) -- The Supreme Court in Bashkortostan has banned a Church of Scientology center that prosecutors labeled a "health hazard," Interfax reported. The ban in the majority-Muslim region was imposed after prosecutors filed suit claiming the organization...
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Опубликовано: 13.03.2004

ENGLISH VERSION: St. Petersburg Times. Art notes

Oleg Yanushevsky's "Cosmopolitan Icons", an exhibition juxtaposing a series of objects portraying political and mass culture idols as objects of worship, was supposed to run in St. Petersburg's S.P.A.S. gallery for several weeks until March 12th but ended...
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Опубликовано: 28.02.2004

ENGLISH VERSION: Interview with Jesuit Fr. Robert Taft

Cardinal Walter Kasper, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, is scheduled to travel to Moscow Feb. 16-20, 2004 for a meeting with the Patriarch of Moscow, Alexy II. In anticipation of Kasper's trip, NCR Rome...
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Опубликовано: 09.02.2004

ENGLISH VERSION: Putin greets Muslims on Kurban Bairam

MOSCOW. Feb 1 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin conveyed greetings to Russia's Islamic community on the Muslim holiday Kurban Bairam. "This holiday is being celebrated amid a continuing revival of spiritual life for millions of Muslims in...
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Опубликовано: 01.02.2004

ENGLISH VERSION: "The Church Cannot Approve of the Perversion of Human Nature Created by the Creator Himself" The Statement of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate

In connection with the episcopal consecration of an openly gay priest V.Gene Robinson, the Department for External Church Relations is empowered to make a special statement. The Church has always regarded homosexual contacts as a grave sin. There...
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Опубликовано: 18.11.2003