Russian, Moldovan, Serbian presidents to visit Kyiv for anniversary of Christianity of Kievan Rus

KYIV, July 23. /UKRINFORM/. The presidents of Russia, Moldova and Serbia have confirmed their attendance of the celebration of the 1,025th anniversary of the Christianity of Kievan Rus, Director of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's Information Policy Department Yevhen Perebyinis briefed the press on Tuesday. "The Ministry of Foreign Affairs through its foreign diplomatic missions sent official ...

KYIV. A meeting of the Commission for preparation of the 20th anniversary celebrations of primatial ministry of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr: main celebration is scheduled for 24-28 July

2/4/2012 At the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, chaired by Metropolitan Pavlo of Vyshgorod and Chernobyl the Commission for preparation of the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Kharkiv Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the 20th anniversary of the Kyiv metropolis of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church held a session under the chairmanship of Metropolitan Volodymyr ...

KYIV. All-Ukraine Conference on pilgrimage started its work at Kyiv-Caves Monastery

Ukrainian Church On January 24 at the conference hall of the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra the All-Ukraine Conference on pilgrimage started its work. Organizer is the pilgrimage center in the Department for External Church Relations of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. A solemn prayer service on the opening of the Conference at the Church of Exaltation of ...

KYIV. On the day of invention of the honorable relics of St. Philaret (Amfiteatrov) Metropolitan Volodymyr celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the St Panteleimon’s Monastery of Kyiv

On October 23, the Church prayerfully commemorates the invention of the honorable relics of the Holy Hierarch Philaret (Amfiteatrov), Metropolitan of Kyiv and Galicia (1994). On this day, His Beatitude Volodymyr, Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the cathedral church of St. Panteleimon's monastery in Kyiv (Feofaniya). Concelebrating to him were: Vicar ...

KYIV. Regular session of the Synodal Liturgical Commission of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church took place

On October 19 at the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra the extended session of the Synodal liturgical commission of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church was held, presided over by its chairman His Grace, Bishop Filaret of Nova Kakhovka and Genichesk. In the course of work of the commission work a working plan for next year was discussed in ...

KYIV. The Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the State Penitentiary Service of Ukraine signed an Agreement of Cooperation

On August 26, at the Synodal Hall of the Kyiv Metropolis an agreement on cooperation between the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the State penitentiary service of Ukraine was signed. Signing the document on behalf of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine and on behalf of the Ukrainian State Penitentiary ...

KYIV. The Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church met with the Head of the UGCC Svyatoslav (Shevchuk)

On August 23, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine at his residence in the Kyiv Caves Lavra received the Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Svyatoslav (Shevchuk), accompanied by the Secretary of the General Synod of the UGCC Bishop Bohdan (Dziurakh). Metropolitan Volodymyr welcomed the new Head of the UGCC on his ...

KYIV. Patriarch Ilia II attended the opening of the exhibition “Iberia and the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra – the fertile lands of the Theotokos”

On July 26 at the National Kyiv-Pechersk Historic and Cultural Reserve, an exhibition of "Iberia and the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra - the fertile lands of the Holy Theotokos". Taking part in the opening ceremony was His Holiness and Beatitude Ilia II, Patriarch-Catholicos of All Georgia, His Eminence Alexander, Archbishop of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy, Secretary for the Primate of the ...

KYIV. Draft Resolution of the Jubilee Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church made Public

7/7/2011 With the blessing of the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and in order to stop the anti-Church information campaign in the media, and to reassure the faithful and to stop speculations about the Jubilee Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church that will be held at the Holy Dormition Kyiv Lavra of Caves ...

KYIV. Presentation of the projects envisaging the reconstruction of the Church of Tithes was Held

On July 1 in the Architects' House the projects envisaging the reconstruction of the Church of Tithes was held. As a result of competition, the two projects were recognized the best: • The project by "Design System Ltd" by Andrii Sergiyovychch Mirhorodsky, which foresees museumification of the foundations of the Church of Tithes together with other archaeological ...

KYIV REGION. Bishop Panteleimon of Vasylkiv served the rite of foundation of a church in Pshenychne Village

Ukrainian Church On Sunday, April 3, Vicar of the Kyiv Metropolis, Bishop Panteleimon of Vasylkiv, on the blessing of the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church performed the rite of foundation of a church dedicated to the Icon of the Mother of God "Multiplier of Bread" in Pshenychne village, Vasylkiv district of ...