Daniil Markin reposted an image comparing the return of "Game of Thrones" character John Snow to Jesus Christ, and now he faces the possibility of five years in jail.
Communism, like Christianity, preaches "freedom, brotherhood, equality," he said.
A handful of national churches in Europe and elsewhere in the world are only getting ready to celebrate Christmas now.
Russia's most famous civil liberties activist has appealed to the president to intervene after the arrest of five Scientologists.
In April, Russia's Supreme Court will consider a request to ban the group.
It's very important for Russia to maintain good relations with its large Muslim population, and its closest allies, like Muslim-majority Kazakhstan.
Tatarstan's archdiocese is republishing a series of articles on dinosaurs and dragons.
Patriarch Kirill signed a pro-life petition, also calling for the end of "abortive" contraceptives.
For Ukrainian nationalists, the call to disarm in the face of Russian aggression was not welcomed. But some priests lauded the Russian occupation.
Russia's Jewish community marks a new holiday for the third time in 2016.
The cartoon shows occult forces, inspired by Nazism, threatening Russia
A local martial artist sparked outrage after documenting desecration of a holy monument.