Took part in the RussoJapanese war and World War I. After the February Revolution 1917, elected commander of the Baltic fleet. Inspector in the People’s Commissariat for the Navy, 1918. Retired, 1927.
Religion is bad because it divides people, and is a cause of conflict and war.
The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.