Volodymyr’s Baptism of Kyivan Rus: Ukraine’s European choice then and now

Daniel Bilak - 26/7/13 This weekend Kyiv will celebrate the 1025th anniversary of Grand Prince Volodymyr’s decision in 988 to accept Christianity for the Kyivan Rus Empire from the Mother Church of Constantinople, then the unchallenged capital of Christendom and the world. The celebration will take place against the backdrop of a modern-day political and ecclesiastical ...

On the day of Baptism of Kyivan Rus, the three Primates of the Orthodox Churches celebrate Divine Liturgy in Soborna Square of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

On July 28, commemoration of the Holy Prince Vladimir, Equal to the Apostles, and the 1023-anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan Rus, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, His Holiness and Beatitude Ilia II, Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine celebrated the Divine Liturgy in ...

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 ...