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Radicals near Rada demand the adoption of antichurch bill (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Radicals near Rada demand the adoption of antichurch bill (PHOTO, VIDEO)

On January 16, at about 9:30, a protest action “Stop Revanche” began near the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. According to the UOJ correspondent, the protesters demand, among other ...

Politics - 16/01/2018     12

Expert: “pandemonium” of media around UOC hides hot-button issues at Parliament

Expert: “pandemonium” of media around UOC hides hot-button issues at Parliament

Heating up by the media and authorities of the tension around the UOC on the eve of a new plenary week in the Verkhovna Rada plays the role of a distracting maneuver from the troub...

Events - 16/01/2018     12

Radicals announce an antichurch march to Rada in Kiev

Radicals announce an antichurch march to Rada in Kiev

On January radical organizations such as S14 (Sich) and “Vilni Liudy” (Free People) are going to hold a march “Stop Revanche”, demanding that the President and Verkhovna Ra...

Events - 15/01/2018     23

UOС spokesman: there are political set-ups behind scandals around the Church

UOС spokesman: there are political set-ups behind scandals around the Church

The Deputy Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Protopriest Nikolai Danilevich, spoke about political and spiritual reasons fo...

Pressing Issue - 15/01/2018     13

Criminal case against UOC eparchy is violation of the Constitution, – expert

Criminal case against UOC eparchy is violation of the Constitution, – expert

The accusation of UOC representatives of inciting religious hatred and enmity contradicts the Constitution and common sense, commented the chairman of the board of the Institu...

Pressing Issue - 13/01/2018     18

Metropolitan of Zaporozhye thanks for the beginning of investigation into the case of the eparchy

Metropolitan of Zaporozhye thanks for the beginning of investigation into the case of the eparchy

Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye (Kovalenko) commented on the situation with the initiation of a criminal case against the Zaporozhye eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. ...

Events - 13/01/2018     87

A case started against Zaporozhye eparchy of the UOC for non-recognition of schismatic sacraments

A case started against Zaporozhye eparchy of the UOC for non-recognition of schismatic sacraments

On January 11, the prosecutor's office of Zaporozhye region opened a criminal case against the local eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Representatives of the UOC are accuse...

Events - 12/01/2018     92

Activists from S14 launch protest actions against UOC in Lutsk

Activists from S14 launch protest actions against UOC in Lutsk

Head of the press-service of Volyn eparchy of the UOC Protopriest Oleg Tochinsky reports that activists from S14 and “National Alliance” arranged protest actions at the temples...

Faith Protection - 12/01/2018     20

Political expert: President is responsible for his favoring only one confession

Political expert: President is responsible for his favoring only one confession

Chairman of the Board of the Institute for Ukrainian Politics Kost Bondarenko believes that the top leadership of the state and law enforcement agencies may have a hand in the bloc...

Politics - 12/01/2018     19

Before the elections, attacks on the UOC will only intensify, – political expert

Before the elections, attacks on the UOC will only intensify, – political expert

On the eve of the election, attacks on the UOC will only intensify: politicians are deliberately trying to create a very dangerous religious conflict within the country. This was s...

Antifake - 11/01/2018     23

"Patriots" slander vicar of Kiev Lavra, attributing to him words about Crimea

"Patriots" slander vicar of Kiev Lavra, attributing to him words about Crimea

The media spread information that the vicar of the Holy Dormition Lavra, Vladyka Pavel, allegedly stated that "The Crimea has never been Ukrainian." At the same time, if you carefu...

Antifake - 11/01/2018     26

Activists from S14 report about actions near the UOC temples in Chernigov

Activists from S14 report about actions near the UOC temples in Chernigov

On January 9 members of organization S14 (Sich) visited several churches of the UOC in Chernigov. They denoted their visits at different times as "protest", "just came to caro...

Events - 11/01/2018     22

In Odessa, the UOC believers protected their church from desecration of provocateurs (VIDEO)

In Odessa, the UOC believers protected their church from desecration of provocateurs (VIDEO)

On January 9, young men from the radical organizations began to paste over central temples of Odessa with insulting slogans. It is written on the website of Odessa eparchy.

Events - 11/01/2018     86

Released captives: We wouldn’t have been out without Metropolitan Onufry

Released captives: We wouldn’t have been out without Metropolitan Onufry

Protopriest Vladislav Dikhanov, head of the Synod’s Social and Humanitarian Department of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, told about the most large-scale exchange of captives sinc...

Peacemaking - 10/01/2018     20

S14 threatens to carry on picketing Kiev Lavra

S14 threatens to carry on picketing Kiev Lavra

Right-wing radicals of the nationalist organization S14 declared they intend to continue actions on blocking the Holy Dormition Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, reports ”Obozrevatel”.

Events - 10/01/2018     28