ROCOR AND THE SOVIET ECCLESIASTICAL DISSIDENTS – by Dr. Vladimir Moss — Ortodox Hit

The movement of ecclesiastical dissent among some of the clergy of the MP began with the open letter of the Priests Nicholas Yeshliman and Gleb Yakunin to President Podgorny in 1965. They protested against the subservience of the Church to the State, particularly during the Khrushchev persecution, when the Church effectively gave control of the…

ROCOR AND THE SOVIET ECCLESIASTICAL DISSIDENTS – by Dr. Vladimir Moss — Ortodox Hit