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Politexpert: There is no religious crisis in Ukraine. There is an attempt to destroy our Church

Politexpert: There is no religious crisis in Ukraine. There is an attempt to destroy our Church

Of all Ukrainian churches only the Ukrainian Orthodox Church can contribute to the settlement of the situation in the East of Ukraine and social reconciliation, says on his Fa...

Faith Protection - 03/06/2016     250

Another confrontation in Milcha: village head provokes conflict between communities of UOC and UOC-KP

Another confrontation in Milcha: village head provokes conflict between communities of UOC and UOC-KP

The village head of Milcha village, Dubno district, Rivne region, provokes conflict between the two religious communities – of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and of the UOC-KP. Th...

Faith Protection - 02/06/2016     300

Primate of ROC calls on international human rights activists to stop lawlessness towards UOC

Primate of ROC calls on international human rights activists to stop lawlessness towards UOC

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia called on the international community to protect the structures of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church and stop raider seizure of Orth...

Faith Protection - 02/06/2016     334

Politexpert:  we are in for a large-scale provocation against UOC

Politexpert: we are in for a large-scale provocation against UOC

Representatives of the political environment of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko push him into a serious conflict with the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, says on his Face...

Faith Protection - 01/06/2016     432

Expert: In the last 2 years, Ukrainians have had more trust in Church

Expert: In the last 2 years, Ukrainians have had more trust in Church

On May 26, the director of the sociological service of the Ukrainian Razumkov Center for Economic and Political Studies Andrei Bychenko said at a regular Roundtable on "Religion, C...

Faith Protection - 28/05/2016     246

UOC Public Affairs Manager: the Church is a fortress where people find rescue, and persecution is arrows falling on it

UOC Public Affairs Manager: the Church is a fortress where people find rescue, and persecution is arrows falling on it

The UOC Public Affairs Manager, Metropolitan Anthony (Pakanich) said that the Church does not only unite the faithful around Christ, but also brings us peace and helps overcome lon...

Faith Protection - 26/05/2016     304

Politanalyst: position of Metropolitan Alexander Drabinko may lead to new church dissent

Politanalyst: position of Metropolitan Alexander Drabinko may lead to new church dissent

"The recent policy statement of the UOC Metropolitan Alexander Drabinko that the problem of the schism of Ukrainian Orthodoxy can be solved by finding the full independence of the ...

Faith Protection - 26/05/2016     444

Vladimir Yavorivsky: Authorities plan to ban the UOC and transfer Kiev-Pechersk Lavra to Kiev Patriarchate

Vladimir Yavorivsky: Authorities plan to ban the UOC and transfer Kiev-Pechersk Lavra to Kiev Patriarchate

Ukrainian authorities have introduced to the Verkhovna Rada a bill on the prohibition of the legal and actual activity of "Moscow Patriarchate" on the territory of Ukraine. This...

Faith Protection - 26/05/2016     295

In Rachin UOC-KP supporters prevent UOC community to conduct services and build a new church

In Rachin UOC-KP supporters prevent UOC community to conduct services and build a new church

The village of Rachin, Dubno district, Rivne region, followers of the Kiev Patriarchate, with the support of radicals from the "Cossack guard" and the village head Alexander Krivic...

Faith Protection - 24/05/2016     383

Father Superior of Pochaev Lavra commented on the claim to seize Lavra from the UOC (VIDEO)

Father Superior of Pochaev Lavra commented on the claim to seize Lavra from the UOC (VIDEO)

Father Superior of the Pochaev Lavra of Holy Assumption Metropolitan Vladimir (Moroz) commented in his interview on the recent claim of Ternopol Regional Council to confi...

Faith Protection - 23/05/2016     312

Attendance at religious services prolongs life of women – US scientists

Attendance at religious services prolongs life of women – US scientists

Harvard psychologists have found that regular attendance at religious services reduces the likelihood of premature death among women by 30% and prolongs life for 5 months. This was...

Faith Protection - 19/05/2016     393

New documentary will offer medical evidence that miracles are real

New documentary will offer medical evidence that miracles are real

Filmmaker Elijah Stephens is planning to release within the next year a documentary that directly challenges skeptics who don't believe miracles are real with medical evidence, rep...

Faith Protection - 19/05/2016     397

UOC Diocese of Gorlovka wins the case against Kiev Patriarchate on the seized church in Konstantinovka

UOC Diocese of Gorlovka wins the case against Kiev Patriarchate on the seized church in Konstantinovka

The Diocese of Gorlovka of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church has won a court case against the Kyiv Patriarchate on the seizure of the Candlemas church in Konstantinovka by the UOC-KP r...

Faith Protection - 16/05/2016     341

ROCOR: Forthcoming Pan-Orthodox Council Documents Raise Concern

ROCOR: Forthcoming Pan-Orthodox Council Documents Raise Concern

Documents to be considered by the forthcoming Pan-Orthodox Council, scheduled to take place on Crete, give rise for concern to many European Orthodox dioceses. This was said on Apr...

Faith Protection - 20/04/2016     402

Prisoner in Iran Encourages Faithful to Stand Strong against Prosecution

Prisoner in Iran Encourages Faithful to Stand Strong against Prosecution

In the face of a crackdown an imprisoned Christian held in Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj has managed to sneak a message of encouragement to Iran’s Christians, in which he exhort...

Faith Protection - 20/04/2016     375