Russian Orthodox Church

September 9, 2014

Catholics on the Ukraine-Russia Border Face Suffering and Uncertainty

The war with Russia has brought ‘incredible devastation’ to Odessa, Auxiliary Bishop Jacek Pyl said.

September 1, 2014

An Open Letter From Ukraine’s Catholic Primate

His Beatitude Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, writes ‘on the very difficult situation in Ukraine.’

May 15, 2014

Russian Prison Chaplain Witnesses Stories of Conversion and Hope

Brokenness in the lives of prisoners can make them the most receptive to grace and to God, priest says.

April 3, 2014

The Pan-Orthodox Council, Ukraine Crisis and Christian Unity

An interview with Metropolitan Hilarion Alfeyev of Volokolamsk, the chairman of the Russian Orthodox Department of External Church Relations.

November 27, 2013

Pope Francis’ Meeting With Vladimir Putin Focuses on Middle East

Of particular interest to the Holy Father was the plight of Christians in the strife-torn region.

March 20, 2013

Ecumenical Spring With the Russian Orthodox Church?

News Analysis

March 18, 2013

Greek Patriarch to Attend Papal Inaugural Mass for First Time Since 1054

The move reflects Patriarch Bartholomew I’s hope that Pope Francis will continue reconciliation efforts begun by his predecessors.

September 17, 2011

Russian Orthodoxy, Lenin's Tomb, SSPX, Being Single, Large Families, PayPal, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

September 6, 2011

The Problem with Christian Rock, B16's Favorite Bach Cantata, Moscow Schemes, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

August 1, 2011

The Good Confessor, Great Catholic Migration, Venerable Fr. Solanus Casey, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

May 26, 2011

Maid of Orleans, Catholic All-Stars, A Buddhist Convert, France, NAB, Goodbye Oprah, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

June 10, 2010

Monopoly of Darwinism Must End

February 13, 2009

Moscow Trip Still Uncertain

February 2, 2009

Benedict Welcomes Kirill

January 30, 2009

To Moscow With Hope

January 27, 2009

Moscow’s New Shepherd

December 9, 2008

New Russian Orthodox Leader