RUSSIA RELIGION NEWS

 
 

News from Russia and other countries of former USSR

Last update:  February 16, 2018

Recent postings:

City authorities in Siberia oppose Mormon congregation
February 2, 2018

Bureaucrats make silly enforcement of Yarovaya Law on protestant church
January 15, 2018
    
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Prosecutor uses new approach to restricting Jehovah's Witnesses
February 16, 2018

Russian media report flap over Valentine's Day
February 14, 2018

Construction of Pentecostal church hits snag
February 13, 2018

Russian Jehovah's Witnesses get help from Norwegians
February 13, 2018

Moscow patriarchate drags feet on meeting with the pope
February 12, 2018

More details about harassment of Jehovah's Witnesses
February 10, 2018

Muslim leaders raise alarm about public danger
February 9, 2018

Another raid on Jehovah's Witnesses' homes
February 9, 2018

Identity of subjects of criminal case confirmed
February 9, 2018

Another lawsuit for seizing Jehovah's Witnesses' property
February 8, 2018

Evangelicals prosecuted for exorcism of demons
February 7, 2018

Jehovah's Witnesses try to shield property against confiscation
February 6, 2018

Baptist dissidents active in south of Russia
February 5, 2018

Breakaway Ukrainian region outlaws informal religious activity
February 5, 2018

City authorities in Siberia oppose Mormon congregation
February 2, 2018

Unidentified religious group rounded up by police; Are they Jehovah's Witnesses?
February 1, 2018

Moscow patriarch marks ninth year of his tenure
February 1, 2018

European court questions Russian discrimination in anti-evangelism law
January 31, 2018

Two unidentified men found guilty of illegal evangelism in Samara oblast
January 30, 2018

Violence besets religious situation in Ukraine
January 29, 2018

American citizen serving as rabbi in Russia kicked out of country
January 29, 2018

Jehovah's Witnesses try to retain building by donating it to Spanish fellow believers
January 25, 2018

Russian government service fumbles attempt to punish news agency
January 25, 2018

Jehovah's Witnesses dispute case against their Bible

January 24, 2018

Russian presidential candidate may pray with American lawmakers
January 24, 2018

Orthodox Church faces a tax question
January 23, 2018

Pentecostal found in violation of Yarovaya Law
January 23, 2018

Russian Old Believers adjust to contemporary conditions
January 23, 2018

Unregistered Baptists caught in violation of Yarovaya Package
January 23, 2018

Long article: New attack on evangelicals in historical context
January 19, 2018

Jehovah's Witnesses again frustrated in court
January 19, 2018

Baptism madness seizes Russians on Epiphany
January 19, 2018

More difficulties for protestants in use of meeting places
January 17, 2018

Court calls off tormentors of Pentecostal church in Naberezhnye Chelny
January 16, 2018

Bureaucrats make silly enforcement of Yarovaya Law on protestant church
January 15, 2018

Putin hits raw nerve over Lenin's corpse
January 15, 2018

Prosecutor intrudes in Orthodox conflict in Ukraine
January 13, 2018

Government officials intervene in Ukrainian conflict
January 12, 2018

Ukrainian funeral controversy stirs further conflict
January 11, 2018

Ukrainian nationalists commit violence against Moscow-oriented church
January 10, 2018

Putin attends Christmas service in church of his father's baptism
January 7, 2018

Tragic accident leads to confrontation among Ukrainian churches
January 6, 2018


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