STATEMENT OF THE PRESS SERVICE OF THE DIOCESE OF ODESSA

Diocese of Odessa of the UOC-MP - June 2016 We inform that a permanent member of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, His Eminence Agafangel, Metropolitan of Odessa and Izmail, has refused to participate in the upcoming Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church. We note that Metropolitan Agafangel was included in the delegation of ...

ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE TRAGEDY IN ODESSA MEMORIAL SERVICES TO BE PERFORMED IN ALL CHURCHES OF THE DIOCESE

Pravoslavie.ru - May 2015 The days are coming when all the Odessa residents will remember with sorrow the tragic events happened a year ago. Despite the time that has passed, our hearts ache and we are grieving intensely because of the irretrievable losses caused by bitterness of human hearts that on May 2 last year led to a bloody ...

Diocese of Odessa sends 15 tons of humanitarian aid to Donbass and Lugansk region residents

Odessa-  August 2014 Through joint efforts of the Diocese of Odessa and the Public Council at the Odessa Regional State Administration, over 15 tons of humanitarian aid have been collected and delivered to the Svyatogorsk Lavra where the aid will be distributed among hundreds of refugees as well as civilian residents of Donbass and the Lugansk ...

Bishop seeks intl protection of Orthodox community in Ukraine

May 2014 A wave of attacks on priests of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church and attempts to occupy Orthodox churches has rolled through Ukraine. Moscow, May 7, Interfax - A senior bishop has appealed to the international community and the Ukrainian government to protect the Ukrainian Orthodox community that is part of the Russian Orthodox Church from ...