Funeral held for Russian church leader (AP)




 
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Funeral held for Russian church leader     (AP)
 
December 9th, 2008  
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Topic: Funeral held for Russian church leader (AP)


Funeral held for Russian church leader     (AP)
AP - Candles flickered and white-robed elders chanted prayers as Russia bade farewell Tuesday to Patriarch Alexy II, who guided the country's dominant Russian Orthodox Church through its remarkable recovery after decades of Communist-era oppression.

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