There is the folk tale of how the Rus were converted after they learnt about Catholicism, Orthodoxy, Judaism and Islam and chose Orthodoxy for its beauty. Were there not other reasons for their conversion?
How do we explain the conversion of the Anglo-Saxon kings in what was to become England?
And what about the kings of continental Europe or Scandinavia?
Volk and Народ, brotherhood of all races and peoples - for our common future!