ABOUT 1 MILLION UKRAINIANS HAVE VENERATED WONDERWORKING ICONS

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Pravoslavie.ru - 31/7/17 Nearly a million believers have visited and venerated the 11 miraculous icons which traveled throughout Ukraine from July 1 to 26, according to Ukrainian Orthodox Church Chancellor Metropolitan Anthony of Boryspil and Brovary. This was stated at a press briefing at Kiev Caves Lavra before the moleben at Vladimir Hill on the eve ...

UKRAINIAN PARISH REBUILDS CHURCH AFTER THEIRS SEIZED BY SCHISMATICS

Pravoslavie.ru - 19/12/16 On the feast-day of Apostle Andrew the First-Called, the faithful of the UOC-MP celebrated their patronal feast in a new church, for the first time after local religious community was split into factions reports the Union of Orthodox Journalists’ spokesman. The parish is located in Khodosy village of the Rivne district, in Western Ukraine. The ...

The Russian Orthodox Church Slams Greek-Catholics for anti-Russian outbursts and proselytism

27/6/14 It is no secret that the main moving force of the Kiev events were residents of the Western Ukraine where the major part of Greek Catholics live. The Moscow Patriarchate official speaks about strong political involvement of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. “The UGCC not only supported the Euromaidan protests from the very start, but its parishioners ...

Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Pope will meet, but not now – Metropolitan Hilarion

Moscow, March 14, Interfax - The Russian Orthodox Church said its position on the possibility of a meeting between the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia and the Pope has not changed. "In a nutshell, I think it (such a meeting) will happen," Metropolitan of Volokolamsk Hilarion, the head of the Synodal Department for External Church ...

The meeting of Patriarch and Pope could be on neutral territory – Metropolitan Hilarion

Moscow, October 6, Interfax - The Russian Church has stated again that it is early to speak about definite terms of meeting between Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and Pope Benedict XVI of Rome. "This prospect is real, but as we said it earlier, we're interested not in the fact of the meeting, ...