TITLE

Moscow parish is refuge for Africans

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Frank
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;12/17/99, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Our Lady of Hope Parish in Moscow, Russia, which serves as a temporal and spiritual refuge for foreign Catholics, especially Africans facing discrimination. Number of communities present in the parishes and the languages spoken; Problem faced by the parish; How the intolerance to foreigners in Russia started and how are blacks treated by the police.
ACCESSION #
2638721

 

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