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What are some popular Russian Christian songs?

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"Be Joyful, O the Most Blessed City of Moscow!," "The Leading Light for the Russian Orthodox Church" and "Today Hermogen, the Holy Martyr, Stays Before the Mother of God" are three popular Russian Christian songs that reflect on the role of the Russian Orthodox Church for the Russian people. "Holy is God, Holy is the Strong, Holy is the Immortal" and "Glory in the Highest" are examples of popular Russian Christian songs with more biblical lyrics.

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"Be Joyful, O the Most Blessed City of Moscow!" and "The Leading Light for the Russian Orthodox Church" are two Russian Christian songs that reflect on the special role of Moscow as the center of the Russian orthodox church. "Today Hermogen, the Holy Martyr, Stays Before the Mother of God" is a Russian Christian song that glorifies Patriarch Hermogenes of Moscow, who became the head of the Russian Orthodox Church in the early 17th century. The record label Russian Compact Disc has recorded performances of these songs by The Male Choir Of Valaam Singing Culture Institute in its "Russian Christian's Songs" series.

"Holy is God, Holy is the Strong, Holy is the Immortal" and "Glory in the Highest!" are divine liturgical songs part of the standard repertoire of the Russian Orthodox Church. PMF Records offers recordings of these songs as performed by Vocal Ensemble Saint Petersbourg.

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