The Russian Messianism

Christianity is the religion which is both exclusive and messianic. It is exclusive because of its fundamental principle “extra ecclesiam nulla salus”. This principle means that there is no salvation (from Hell) outside the Christian Church (in other words, only Christians can get to the Kingdom of Heaven after the physical death; all non-Christians will … More The Russian Messianism

The Orthodox Church that Wasn’t (2)

Unfortunately, this is not the only Scriptural commandment violated by the Russian version of Christianity (and thus by the Russian Christian Church). The New Testament explicitly states that there must be no national distinctions between Christians: “There is neither Jew nor Greek… for you are all one in Christ Jesus” Galatians 3:28-29 (ESV) Which automatically … More The Orthodox Church that Wasn’t (2)