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Why 1+1 unleashes a religious war against UOC

Why 1+1 unleashes a religious war against UOC

There can hardly be any doubt that the hysteria around the Ukrainian Orthodox Church taking place on the air of the 1+1 channel is part of a plan to discredit canonical Orthodoxy in Ukraine.

Pressing Issue - 22/03/2017     11

How Taras Shevchenko is turned into a Catholic

How Taras Shevchenko is turned into a Catholic

The Uniates serve a funeral service on the grave of Taras Shevchenko. The Orthodox glorify UNA fighters-Uniates – the best friends of the Jewish people. Horde Alexander Nevsky prevented good Teutons f...

Point Of View - 09/03/2017     28

One who is not free can only revenge

One who is not free can only revenge

Already this Sunday the whole Church, and in Her face all of us will ask one another for forgiveness. But what does it mean to "forgive"? Church-Slavic "прости" (forgive – Eng.) has the same root...

Digest - 26/02/2017     56

“Dostoyevsky takes against any wars and revolutions”

“Dostoyevsky takes against any wars and revolutions”

Fedor Dostoyevsky is an outstanding writer, an Orthodox philosopher and a Christian thinker. To him the notions of “God” and “Church” are not just mere verbiage, but extremely important aspects of hum...

Culture - 21/02/2017     70

Church's view: Mirage in the desert

Church's view: Mirage in the desert

Politics and faith are incompatible things. They may come into contact but mustn’t merge into a single and strong whole. As such a step is inevitably resulted in the formation of false ideas and ...

Digest - 08/02/2017     76

UOJ Statement on Pressure from the Authorities

UOJ Statement on Pressure from the Authorities

An address to the President of Ukraine, deputies of the Verkhovna Rada, public activists, human rights defenders, journalists, as well as bodies and representatives of the UNO and EU international adv...

Events - 26/01/2017     112

Journey of the Kiev Patriarchate delegation to Phanar: much ado about nothing?

Journey of the Kiev Patriarchate delegation to Phanar: much ado about nothing?

On 15 January an official site of the “Kiev Patriarchate” published a message about a purported trip of the UOC KP delegation to Istanbul, where a meeting was held with the members of the Constantinop...

Point Of View - 18/01/2017     116

Corruption in 'patriot' ranks or How Filaret earns dividends

Corruption in 'patriot' ranks or How Filaret earns dividends

Representatives of the Kiev Patriarchate love speaking out against corruption in the state and supporting various anti-corruption initiatives. Recall Filaret’s statements à la "Corruption for Ukraine ...

Point Of View - 15/01/2017     111

Non-recognized: 25 years UOC KP ≠ 140 years ROC (in lay terms)

Non-recognized: 25 years UOC KP ≠ 140 years ROC (in lay terms)

Our readers are already familiar with yard-keeper Markiyan, who conducts his studies of complicated church-related problems. He tries to dig out the truth about the issues, viewed on in Ukraine from d...

Point Of View - 13/01/2017     130

"Are you for or against Christ?"

"Are you for or against Christ?"

The coming of Christ the Savior into the world changed not only the starting point of our civilization but civilization itself. Literature, music, art, architecture, science, economics and even poli...

Digest - 09/01/2017     93

Nationalism – religion, and Bandera – its prophet?!

Nationalism – religion, and Bandera – its prophet?!

On January 1st most Ukrainian citizens celebrated the arrival of the New Year. For Ukrainian nationalists, on the contrary, this day is associated not with the New Year feast, but with the birthday of...

Point Of View - 02/01/2017     116

5 most important church milestones of 2016

5 most important church milestones of 2016

The year of 2016 has been rich in significant events in the religious plane, some of which marked true “tectonic upheavals” in the Orthodox world. The UOJ has made a selection among the most important...

Events - 31/12/2016     114

Metropolitan Anthony – about the problems of the passing year and plans of UOC for 2017

Metropolitan Anthony – about the problems of the passing year and plans of UOC for 2017

In 2016 the Church has faced a number of serious problems: ongoing church raiding and a wave of arsons and robberies of our churches in different regions of the country, said the Metropolitan.

Digest - 30/12/2016     86

In word, but not in deed: how Greek Catholics fight for peace in Ukraine

In word, but not in deed: how Greek Catholics fight for peace in Ukraine

December 16, ways of reconciliation in the Ukrainian society were discussed in Kiev. The event, as the site of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church reports, was organized predominantly by Greek Catholi...

Point Of View - 23/12/2016     106

Coca-Cola, Santa Claus and corporate parties. To the discussion on the date of Christmas celebration

Coca-Cola, Santa Claus and corporate parties. To the discussion on the date of Christmas celebration

Every year, Ukraine is increasingly imposed unusual ways of thinking, motivating these innovations with the Pro-European course of the state. Recently, the Ukrainian Parliament has started the procedu...

Point Of View - 16/12/2016     138