Events

On Christ Baptism Holiday the UOC Primate will bless Dnieper waters

On Christ Baptism Holiday the UOC Primate will bless Dnieper waters

On 19 January, the day of Baptism of Christ, His beatitude Metropolitan of Kiev and all Ukraine Onuphry will bless the Dnieper waters in Obolon district of Kiev, near Saint Interce...

Events - 18/01/2017     16

Church publishes a list of jobs incompatible with priesthood

Church publishes a list of jobs incompatible with priesthood

Draft document “A list of jobs incompatible with priesthood” was prepared by the Commission of Inter-Council Presence on church administration and mechanisms of conciliarism implem...

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Six unknown tried to rob and burn the UOC shrine in Kiev

Six unknown tried to rob and burn the UOC shrine in Kiev

On 18 January nearly 5 a.m. the unknown made an attempt to break into Kiev-based church of Bogolubskaya icon of the Holy Virgin. According to the UOJ source, there were likely six ...

Events - 18/01/2017     6

In Lutsk Kiev Patriarchate forces doctors to sign for One local church

In Lutsk Kiev Patriarchate forces doctors to sign for One local church

The personnel of the Volyn Regional Hospital have been forced to sign for One local church, report to Raskolam.net employees of the medical institution. At the initiative of ...

Events - 18/01/2017     4

Ukrainian pilgrims to take part in Great Blessing of the water on Jordan River

Ukrainian pilgrims to take part in Great Blessing of the water on Jordan River

On 14 January a pilgrim group from various cities of Ukraine went to Israel to prayerfully see in the holiday of Epiphany on the Holy Land. It is reported by the Information and Ed...

Events - 16/01/2017     7

Unknown attempt to set fire to UOC temple in Kiev

Unknown attempt to set fire to UOC temple in Kiev

According to the UOJ source, on 16 January at 4 a.m. the unknown hurled three firebombs into the yard of Kiev temple named after “Softening of Evil Hearts” icon. The evil-doer...

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Schismatics report about the meeting with representatives of Constantinople Patriarchate

Schismatics report about the meeting with representatives of Constantinople Patriarchate

On 15 January 2017 the site of the Kiev Patriarchate announced about the purported meeting of the UOC KP delegation and members of the Constantinople Patriarchate Commission on the...

Events - 16/01/2017     25

There hasn’t been such and won’t be: a sand art film in memory of Doctor Liza (VIDEO)

There hasn’t been such and won’t be: a sand art film in memory of Doctor Liza (VIDEO)

Master of sand animation Kseniya Simonova has created a sand art film in memory of Elizaveta Glinka (Doctor Liza), an expert in the field of palliative medicine and a charity activ...

Events - 15/01/2017     21

Tourists at "Borispol" airport met with Christmas flash mob by KTA&S students (VIDEO)

Tourists at "Borispol" airport met with Christmas flash mob by KTA&S students (VIDEO)

January 12, choristers of the Kiev Theological Academy and Seminary conducted a flash mob at "Borispol" airport. They sang Christmas carols and congratulated that day travellers on...

Events - 13/01/2017     21

"Going together": youth pilgrimage with the UOC

"Going together": youth pilgrimage with the UOC

The Youth Department "Going together" began its work at the Pilgrimage Centre of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, reports the site of the Pilgrimage Centre. The Youth Department or...

Events - 13/01/2017     23

Christmas mission of UOC chaplains in ATO zone completed (VIDEO)

Christmas mission of UOC chaplains in ATO zone completed (VIDEO)

Chaplains and seminarians of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church have visited more than ten hot spots in the ATO zone. A UOJ film crew accompanied the priests. Three chaplain and te...

Events - 13/01/2017     99

Hackers hit Vatican

Hackers hit Vatican

The Italian police have exposed hackers who installed spyware on the computers of a number of employees of the Roman Curia - including Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the ...

Events - 13/01/2017     16

Officials have chosen a new way to put pressure on the UOC, - human rights activist

Officials have chosen a new way to put pressure on the UOC, - human rights activist

Requirements of the Kremenets City Council officials to dismantle the dome over a cathedral of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church demonstrates the shift of tactics of the Church discrim...

Events - 13/01/2017     25

Bandore chapel sings Christmas carols at Zhuliany airport (VIDEO)

Bandore chapel sings Christmas carols at Zhuliany airport (VIDEO)

On 11 January artistes of G. Mayboroda National Merited Chapel of bandore players of Ukraine organized a Christmas flash-mob “Now we have Christmas!” with carol-singing at the Inte...

Events - 12/01/2017     15

“East-West together”: 250 young citizens of Lugansk go on pilgrimage around Ukraine

“East-West together”: 250 young citizens of Lugansk go on pilgrimage around Ukraine

On 11 January 250 children from Lugansk region started on a journey around Ukraine within the action “East-West together”. Apart from the regional administration, who were seeing o...

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