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Fruit of an evil tree

Fruit of an evil tree

Can a good legislative initiative bring forth such destructive "fruit"?

Digest - 25/05/2017     23

Verkhovna Rada is ready to vote for “antinational laws”

Verkhovna Rada is ready to vote for “antinational laws”

Briefly about scandalous bills 4511 and 4128 which are likely to be voted for on Thursday by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

Digest - 17/05/2017     56

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     312

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     333

"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     346

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     333

Touching the mystery of death

Touching the mystery of death

What do people fear most? Variants are possible, but probably death causes most questions, as well as fear. First of all, the inevitability of death frightens most. It is inevitable for everyone. To...

Digest - 13/12/2016     337

Why Halloween attracts the youth

Why Halloween attracts the youth

The head of the Administrative Apparatus of the Kyiv Metropolia of the UOC Archimandrite Viktor (Kotsaba): – The so-called "holiday" of Halloween, which many people are going to celebrate in the ...

Digest - 29/10/2016     149

When were times easy?

When were times easy?

Today, we often hear that we are living in difficult times. We can’t argue with that. However, there is another question: when times were easy? Can we say that it was easy for our grandfathers to rebu...

Digest - 11/10/2016     414

Church's view: the most powerful weapon

Church's view: the most powerful weapon

Different resonant crimes have been frequently reported in the news chronicles lately. They stir the public, making people think how to protect themselves from potential trouble. Someone cal...

Digest - 03/10/2016     349

Church’s view: don’t scatter

Church’s view: don’t scatter

One of the regular readers of my column asked the question – is it possible to do good without God?

Digest - 11/09/2016     385

Church's view: the place where the horizons are expanding

Church's view: the place where the horizons are expanding

Today, in all schools of Ukraine welcoming speeches are heard. Tens of thousands of children have crossed a school threshold for the first time to obtain knowledge necessary for their development as i...

Digest - 02/09/2016     413

What is freedom and independence?

What is freedom and independence?

If to briefly describe our times, the most suitable word is self-will.

Digest - 27/08/2016     381

Church’s View: Bright day of forgiveness

Church’s View: Bright day of forgiveness

For each of us the Independence Day of Ukraine is the most important of all existing state holidays. This date is worth the struggle, sacrifices and deeds of many generations of Ukrainians who have lo...

Digest - 24/08/2016     362

He just stands before God – for his people, for his Ukraine

He just stands before God – for his people, for his Ukraine

Two years ago, in August, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church got its new head, His Beatitude Metropolitan Onuphry. A lot has already been said about our Primate. In principle, there is nothing to add. We c...

Digest - 19/08/2016     361