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ENGLISH VERSION: “Proving one’s own viewpoint may be rather dangerous for one’s life. This is why we simply serve the people” - PYOTR DUDNIK, Surrogate to Protestant Bishop in Slavyansk (Ukraine) Alexey Demidovich

Portal-Credo.Ru: Could you give an account of the circumstances in which the separatists from the Donetsk People’s Republic arrested and later released Bishop Alexey Demidovich? He refused to give any comments saying only that "there had been no...
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Опубликовано: 28.05.2014

ENGLISH VERSION: Interlocution within the framework of the preparations for the examination of the claim from the representatives of ROAC against Vladimirskiye Vedomosi and Suzdalskaya Nov newspapers was held in Suzdal District Court

On April, 21 Judge Olga Kondratieva of Suzdal District Court conducted a preparatory meeting of the litigants in the case on the claim from the representatives of the clergy and the laity of the Russian Orthodox Autonomous Church...
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Опубликовано: 22.04.2014

ENGLISH VERSION: The authorities of Vladimir Region intensify their efforts to renovate Suzdal’s Convent of the Deposition of the Robe in favor of which the relics of Saint Euphrosynia are being confiscated from ROAC

A strong boost was given to the works aimed at the renovation of the Convent of the Deposition of the Robe in Suzdal upon the initiative of Svetlana Orlova, Governor of Vladimir Region, reports "Portal-Credo.Ru" correspondent with reference...
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Опубликовано: 01.04.2014

ENGLISH VERSION: New ROAC parish opened in Italy

On February 10-21, 2014, Archbishop Andrei (Maklakov), administrator of the parishes of the Russian Orthodox Autonomous Church (ROAC) outside Russia, made an arch-pastoral trip to Italy. The key objective of the trip was to establish an Orthodox parish...
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Опубликовано: 14.03.2014

ENGLISH VERSION: “In the holy relics case the state definitely gives preference to one confession over another”, says Metropolitan Theodore of Suzdal and Vladimir, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Autonomous Church (ROAC)

Portal-Credo.Ru: The court decision obliging you to transfer the "items named as the relics (bones)" of Saints Euphymios and Euphrosynia of Suzdal to the Russian Federation entered into force. At the same time, as follows from the text...
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Опубликовано: 28.02.2014

ENGLISH VERSION: The RF Investigative Committee refused to initiate a criminal case in respect of the forcible interruption of religious service in the ROAC Synodal Church of the Iveron Icon of the Mother of God in Suzdal

"No illegal interfering with the activities of religious organizations or religious rites has been identified in the case under review", stated R.V. Belov, Investigator of the Oktyabrsky Inter-District Investigating Section of the Vladimir Regional Department of the Investigative...
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Опубликовано: 09.01.2014

ENGLISH VERSION: LEV REGELSON, religious historian and publicist: “Rejection of the leadership of the Russian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate by the society and the intellectuals from among the faithful may become critical”

Portal-Credo.Ru: What events in Russia’s religious life in 2013 you would note as the most important ones?Lev Regelson: A sharp decline in the authority of ROC in the Russian society is related to the anti-human, aggressive and sanctimonious...
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Опубликовано: 21.12.2013

ENGLISH VERSION: EU Ambassador assured the Ukrainians that their country does not have to accept same-sex marriages so feared by the faithful of the pro-Moscow Orthodox Church and Prime Minister Azarov

The recent statement made by Nikolai Azarov, Prime Minister of Ukraine, according to which the country must legalize same-sex marriages in order to obtain the right of visa-free travel within the framework of the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement has...
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Опубликовано: 16.12.2013

ENGLISH VERSION: Territorial Administration of Rosimushchestvo in Vladimir Region denies the facts of violation of the feelings of the faithful of ROAC which took place during the incident in the Suzdal church

"The facts set forth in your application are not consistent with the reality." Such was the wording of the runaround received on December 9 by Metropolitan Theodore of Suzdal and Vladimir, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Autonomous...
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Опубликовано: 12.12.2013

ENGLISH VERSION: ROAC, its Suzdal Diocese, parish of Tsar Constantine Cathedral in Suzdal and Metropolitan Theodore lodged their appeals against the court order on the confiscation of the holy relics

Appeals from the Russian Orthodox Autonomous Church (ROAC), parish of Tsar Constantine Cathedral and Joy of All Who Sorrow Church in Suzdal and Metropolitan Theodore of Suzdal and Vladimir, First Hierarch of ROAC, against the decision of Suzdal...
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Опубликовано: 01.12.2013