QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The Soviet Union?

How did the Bolsheviks approach religion?

A Russian cathedral stands tall.
Retry Correct Incorrect The Bolsheviks confiscated many churches and monasteries for their own uses. During the civil war, the leader of the Russian Orthodox church chose not to pick a side. The Bolsheviks portrayed them as supporting the White Army, which gave them a reason to remove religious rights.
Mikhail MetzelTASS via Getty Images
Mikhail MetzelTASS via Getty Images

How did the Bolsheviks approach religion?

  • They confiscated Russian Orthodox churches
  • They established more churches and funded them
  • They teamed up with the church during the October Revolution
  • They bribed church leaders to support their views
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