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New Russian Orthodox church has mosaics of Stalin, Putin among angels and saints

May 01, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: “The church is meant to be a kind of pantheon that glorifies Russian history and its leaders,” according to the report. “In addition to the face of the current president [Putin] and the dictator who persecuted the Church and religions [Stalin], there is also the defense minister Sergei Shoygu, the foreign minister Sergei Lavrov, the secretary of the Security Council Nikolai Patrushev.”

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