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Russian Patriarch issues encyclical for 100th anniversary of Moscow Patriarchate

August 31, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: The Orthodox Patriarchate of Moscow was established, ironically, in 1917-- the year of the Russian Revolution-- after having been abolished by Tsar Peter the Great. Patriarch Kirill writes that issues that were not addressed during the Soviet era should now be confronted.

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