All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Russian Orthodox Church’

Mikhail Kalashnikov Mourned the Deaths Caused by His Invention

The deceased Russian designer of the Ak-47 may have just felt guilty months before his death in December. According to a heartfelt letter to Russia’s Orthodox Patriarch in April 2013, Mikhail Kalashnikov pondered on the notion that he may be guilty in the eyes of God. The head churchman accepted the plea with immense support, for the Russian Orthodox Church …

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Microsoft Fans Aren’t The Only Ones Who Think Apple Is Blasphemous

Apple fans, like many other fandoms, create what could be called a religion around the company’s products. It’s usually all in good fun though with only a few fans taking their dedication to extreme ends. Now, what would happen if a real religion clashed with the “religion” that forms around products? Let’s ask the Russian Orthodox Church. A translated report …

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