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Ukraine, Russia, United in Faith, Divided in Politics

There is a strong historical religious connection between Russia and Ukraine.  As Easter approaches, the role of religion in the current conflict has resurfaced.   From the outset, clergy played a part in the demonstrations in Kyiv and other parts of Ukraine,  as professor Andrei Zubov, an expert on the history of religions, points out.   “Priests of different confessions, different Orthodox groups, Unitarian, Greek-Catholics  - everyone was together,” he...

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