Adjust font size: Toggle Contrast Mode:

Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine is more than just a geo-political conflict. The Russian leader believes in the spiritual destiny of a united 'Holy Rus' that goes back to the conversion of Vladimir the Great in 984.

Ukrainian Orthodox scholar Fr Cyril Hovorun and Catholic journalist Clifford Longley discuss how the history of the Eastern Orthodox Church plays into the conflict and what can be done.
Justin also speaks to Ukrainian Christian leader Sergey Rakhuba of Mission Eurasia about the church response to the refugee crisis.

Fr Cyril Hovorun:

Clifford Longley:

Sergey Rakhuba:

Matters of Life & Death podcast:

Apple Podcasts
Google Podcasts
Spotify Logo

Listen to more from this podcast.

John Lennox on science, faith and the evidence for God

Get our launch discount for 'Science, Faith and the Evidence for God with John Lennox' Posted: December 2, 2022

Classic Replay: Three views on hell

The film “Hellbound” by Kevin Miller questioned the traditional "eternal, conscious torment" view of hell and asked whether... Posted: November 29, 2022

Sean McDowell live Q&A on sexuality, transgender and culture war questions

Apologist and author Sean McDowell joined Justin along with hundreds of Unbelievable? listeners... Posted: November 25, 2022

Classic Replay: NT Wright & James White debate Paul & Justification

From the archives: NT Wright is a leading professor of New Testament at the forefront of what has... Posted: November 22, 2022

Were colonial-era missionaries good or bad for Africa? Victor Simz & Jonathan Wilson

Were Victorian missionaries a tool of oppression, exploitation and empire as some critics claim?... Posted: November 18, 2022

Classic Replay: Atheist vs Christian philosopher - Arif Ahmed vs Keith Ward

From the archives: the Veritas Forum in Cambridge invited Christian philosopher Keith Ward and... Posted: November 15, 2022

Can Christianity or Humanism save the planet from climate change? Rachel Mander & Lori Marriott

As COP 27 gets underway Justin is joined by Christian climate campaigner Rachel Mander and... Posted: November 11, 2022

Classic Replay: London’s atheist church - Sanderson Jones & David Robertson

In Jan 2013 a new church began in London - with singing, a sermon and a great sense of community -... Posted: November 8, 2022

A Christian and Atheist walk into a bar... Andy Kind & Andy White on comedy, faith and searching for God

Stand up comedians Andy Kind (the Christian) and Andy White (the Atheist) join Justin to talk... Posted: November 4, 2022

Classic Replay: Debating Steve Chalke’s new gay-affirming stance

In this episode from the archives, we go back to the time when then-leading UK evangelical Steve... Posted: November 1, 2022