Yakov Krotov (born in 1957) is a Russian essayist, historian, radio host and priest of Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church Reunited.
In 1977-1989, he worked as a librarian and archivist. From 1990 he is a free-lanced author. He writes about history, Christianity, promotes values of tolerance, religious liberty and peace-making.
He is married and has two sons.
His electronic library and blog
- His personal site and electronic library (English)
- His electronic library (Russian)
- His Facebook page
Some of his publications of online
- Sermon by priest Yakov Krotov, The moleben at the Cathedral of the Redeemer blessed and sanctified rocket forces of Russia. Well, it seems to be closer to heaven than sanctified BMWs of the new Russian rich, Novaya Gazeta, September 6, 2007
- A country where sociopathy won
- Army soul of Russia
- Unity of the Church