Leading Russian Orthodox official says concept of Moscow as ‘third Rome’ is outdated
July 22, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Following the fall of Constantinople (sometimes called the “Second Rome”) to the Turks in 1453, some Russian writers began to refer to Moscow as the “Third Rome.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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