THE REASON OF UKRAINIAN CONFLICT IN DEGRADATION OF RULING ELITES – UKRAINIAN CHURCH

Interfax-Religion - May 2015 Head of the Moscow Patriarchate's Ukrainian Orthodox Church press service Vasily Anisimov criticizes Ukrainian authorities. "I think the reason (of the developing military conflict in Ukraine - IF) is in spiritual and moral degradation of the ruling elite, when bloodshed, violation of civil rights and freedoms, censure, lie, violence, even cruel political murders in ...

MEETING OF THE HOLY SYNOD OF THE UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

April 1, 2015 – The Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church met for a regular session in the Synodal Hall of the Kiev Laura of the Caves. It was chaired by His Beatitude Onufry, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine. On the eve of the session, Metropolitan Lazar of Simferopol and Crimea celebrated the Divine Liturgy ...

CHURCH REPRESENTATIVE CALLS UPON THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE TO RESIST THE DIKTAT OF EXTREMISTS

Pravoslavie.ru - March 2015  The citizens of the Ukraine, both believers and non-believers, should find strength to resist the diktat of a bunch of extremists who are imposing their will on the people around, said chairman of the Synodal Information Department of the Russian Orthodox Church Vladimir Legoida to RIA-Novosti, commenting on the prohibition of the authorities ...

CHURCH RAISES OVER 97 MILLION RUBLES TO HELP UKRAINIAN CIVILIANS

Pravoslavie.ru - 9/3/15 Over 38 million rubles within 8 days – these are the first results of the new, second fundraising organized with the blessing of Patriarch Kirill in all churches of Russia on February 22, 2015, reports the Synodal Department for Church Charity and Social Ministry. The second fundraising was announced because nearly all the funds ...

UKRAINIAN FOREIGN MINISTER VISITS THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

On Wednesday, the 9th/22nd of October 2014, the Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Pavlo Klikmkin, accompanied by the Ukrainian ambassador to Tel Aviv and a group of his associates, visited the Patriarchate. His Excellency the Minister and his retinue were warmly received by H.B. Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem, and Hagiotaphite Fathers. An interesting discussion ...

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 ...

2010 MISSION TEAM OF STUDENTS RETURNS FROM ANNUAL TRIP TO ADOPTED UKRAINIAN ORPHANAGES

UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA CONSISTORY OFFICE OF PUBLIC RELATIONS PRESS RELEASE By: Bishop Daniel It is almost a daily routine by now for the team members of the 2010 College Student Mission Trip to Ukrainian orphanages to get up at about 7AM, get in a cold shower, offer morning prayers and to begin their work with the children ...

Glory of Ukraine and Ukraine-Sweden Exhibits in NYC

UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA- UKRAINIAN MUSEUM OF NEW JERSEY The Ukrainian Museum of New Jersey, in memory of Patriarch Mstyslav of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of USA, is organizing a trip to New York City on September 8, 2010 to view two very important Ukrainian exhibits. The Mazepa exhibit at the Ukrainian Museum ...

THE PASCHA EPISTLE OF THE PERMANENT CONFERENCE OF UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX BISHOPS BEYOND THE BORDERS OF UKRAINE

To the Reverend Clergy, the Diaconate in Christ, the Venerable Monastics and Faithful Laity of our Church commissioned to our Archpastoral care.Christ is Risen from the dead, trampling down death by death and to those in the tombs bestowing life. Christ is Risen!How much joy and hope we invest in these words! With what inspiration ...