September 11, 2001. That was twenty years ago. I used to read international news in the Stockholm City library’s newspaper room. There were , among other things, articles about some Christian missionaries in Afghanistan who had been arrested by the Talibans on suspicion of violating Sharia laws on proselytism. This was in August 2001. And […]Read More Twenty years ago in Afghanistan
Or what impression could you get ? Here is an excerpt from a recent post (in english translation) from a blog written by the Russian Orthodox theologian Andrey Kurayev: Three Russian attempts to convene a General – Ecumenical – Council to Russia Already in 1397 there was an idea of convening a General Church […]Read More “…posts shaking ..” – Amos 9:1
(This post is reblogged from: http://windowoneurasia2.blogspot.com/2019/01/moscow-to-follow-attack-on-jehovahs.html ) Paul Goble Staunton, January 6 – Aleksandr Panchenko, a specialist on religious minorities in Russia who lost his job at St. Petersburg State University when he failed to find the texts of Pentecostals extremist, says that Moscow’s massive attack on the Jehovah’s Witnesses will be followed by […]Read More Moscow to Follow Attack on Jehovah’s Witnesses with Others on ‘Sects’ Linked to US, Panchenko Says
In the midst of all the heavy processes and more or less subtle particularities that are taking place in Orthodoxy, between Moscow, Kiev and Constantinople, there are some fatal factors that, maybe, should not be ignored. One of them may be these words of Feodor Dostoevsky from 1877, which are sometimes heard about: “Одним словом […]Read More A European moment ..