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Aleksandr Volfovich Men’

Aleksandr Men’, Russian Orthodox clergyman.

Background

  • Men’, Aleksandr was born in 1935 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Studied at the Irkutsk Fur Trade Institute. Graduated from the Moscow Theological Academy.

    Career

    • Became interested in religion and entered the Orthodox Seminary in Leningrad. Priest, 1958. Became known as a religious writer. His popular history of comparative religion has been published in several volumes by the Catholic Russian publishing house Zhizn’s Bogom in Brussels.
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    Born 1935
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