Monday, January 27, 2014

Iconic News Photo from Kiev this week: Orthodox monks as peacemakers

 (Video: Typical evening in Kiev this week.)

And THE photo.

What part does religion play in the "Euromaidan Revolution" in Kiev right now?  An excellent blog called "Get Religion" is written by religion beat journalists, self-critiquing their guild.  They make a great case for why we all need to be more religiously literate in order to be good global citizens.

First article: what's missing in mainstream coverage on Kiev right now.
Second article: supplies more of the faith angle that is missing..