The Orthodox Nationalist: The Russian Patriarchate


Matt Johnson discusses:

  • The last two patriarchs of old Russia: Joachim and Adrian
    (1674-1700);
  • The political theory of the patriarchate;
  • The relations between church and state in the
    patriarchates writings;
  • The revolt agaisnt Westernization;
  • The fall of the Russian church under Peter I.


By: Fr. Matthew Raphael Johnson


Matthew Raphael Johnson is a scholar of Russian Orthodox history and philosophy. His research interests focus on Russian political theory and religious ideas, concentrating on the central role of nationalism, Eurasianism and the Orthodox tradition as forms of rebellion against globalism and liberalism. His Orthodox Nationalist podcast series is available here.

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