July 12, 2016

St. Basil's Cathedral at Red Square in Moscow

Churches to Russia: We’re not leaving

Several U.S.-based religious denominations remain defiant in the face of new laws that would ban them from proselytizing in Russia. The so-called “Yarovaya laws” make it illegal to preach, proselytize or hand out religious materials outside of specially designated places. The laws also give the Russian government wide scope to monitor

St. Basil's Cathedral at Red Square in Moscow

Churches to Russia: We’re not leaving

Several U.S.-based religious denominations remain defiant in the face of new laws that would ban them from proselytizing in Russia. The so-called “Yarovaya laws” make

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