MET. IRINEI OF NEZHIN AND PRILUKI REPOSES IN THE LORD

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Orthochristian.com - 26/9/17 - Russian Orthodox Church  After struggling with a serious illness, His Eminence Metropolitan Irenei of Nezhin and Priluki reposed in the Lord at 5:35 PM on Saturday, reports the site of the Nezhin Diocese. Met. Irinei was born on June 11, 1963 in the village of Rpotukha, in the Uman Region of the Chersky Province, Ukraine. ...

MIRACULOUS ICON OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST STOLEN FROM LYADOVA MONASTERY

Pravoslavie.ru - 9/2/17 An ancient miraculous icon of St. John the Baptist was stolen from the cliff monastery of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist in Lyadova, Ukraine, 225 miles southwest of Kiev. The Union of Orthodox Journalists reports that on the night of February 6 to 7 intruders broke down the door to the Church of ...

MONKS OF THE KIEV CAVES LAVRA BID THEIR FORMER ABBOT A FINAL FAREWELL

Archimandrite Eleutherius (Didenko)

  www.pravoslavie.ru- May 2016 The funeral service for Archimandrite Eleutherius (Didenko), former Abbot of the Kiev Caves Lavra, was celebrated on May 7 at the Iveron Convent in the Russian city of Samara. Archimandrites Polikarp and Nifont from the Lavra participated in the memorial service, reports Pravlife.org. The memorial Divine Liturgy along with the funeral service over the ...

KIEV CAVES LAVRA PRAYING FOR REPOSE OF THE DECEASED AND RECONCILIATION OF OPPOSING PARTIES

21/2/14 This was reported on the website of the Dormition Kiev Caves Lavra. February 20 was announced a day of national mourning in the Ukraine for with the human victims, resulting from the mass disorders in the country. After a Divine Liturgy at the Church of the Conception of St. Anna, the brethren of the Kiev Caves Lavra performed a funeral service, offering up ...

Talks on European integration needed only by those who thirst for power, and not by the people: UOC

 19/12/13 Those who are now standing on Maidan, are just "scoring points". These are not defenders of the motherland, but rather a mockery of the Church; eating pork and beef on Maidan during the [Nativity] Fast, or grilling shish kebab and cooking pilau [a rice and meat dish]. The Nativity Fast is a period of repentance ...

OVER 70 SITES AT THE KIEV CAVES LAVRA TO BE GRANTED FOR USE BY UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

17/7/13 The Ukrainian government has decided to give to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (the Patriarchate of Moscow) for free use 75 objects of the national preserve—the Kiev Caves Lavra (Monastery) of the Dormition, reported the minister of culture Leonid Novohatko on Thursday. The respective decree was approved at the meeting of the cabinet, reports Ria Novosti. "The adoption ...