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Russia fines Catholic for “illegal missionary activity,” group says

An illicit hotel room Mass was the basis for first known charge against a Catholic for violating 2016 law.

Religious sisters in Russia at the side of the marginalized during the Coronavirus crisis

Sisters of the Roman Catholic Diocese of the Transfiguration at Novosibirsk in West Siberia talk to Aid to the Church in Need about the challenges they are facing during this pandemic.

A Siberian lake produces “coolest music in the world”

If Jesus had been born in Siberia, he may have been welcomed by a slightly different sound from the Little Drummer Boy...

Russia jails six Jehovah’s Witnesses for extremism

Punishments range from two years to three and a half years in jail.

How Stalin’s daughter became a Catholic

The spiritual journey of Svetlana Alliluyeva.

Catholics and Russian Orthodox collaborate to help Christians in the Middle East

These joint projects are to be “the direct fruit of the meeting between pope and patriarch,” as the representatives of the Moscow Patriarchate and ACN declared.

UNESCO adds Russian churches to list of cultural heritage sites

Pskov's school of architecture gave us a unique style of giving glory to God.

Russia plans massive Jesus statue on site previously reserved for Lenin

The plans await approval from the Russian Orthodox Church before ground can be broken.

Trans-Siberian train features Orthodox chapel on board

Russian Railway Tours' Temple Car provides rolling space for Divine Liturgy.

Russia shares its sacred and profane art with the Vatican

The exhibition titled “Pilgrimage of Russian Art: From Dionysius to Malevich” is part of a cultural exchange between Moscow's Tretyakov Gallery and the Vatican Museums in Rome.

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