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“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     5

Angel of Faith disappears from Kontraktovaya Square in Kiev

Angel of Faith disappears from Kontraktovaya Square in Kiev

On February 19, the sculpture Angel of Faith, established last December as part of the "Angels of nations, with faith in Ukraine" project disappeared from Kontraktova Square in Kiev, reports Strana...

Events - 20/02/2017     6

Jubilee of division: only 20% of Germans support unification of Catholic and Protestant Churches

Jubilee of division: only 20% of Germans support unification of Catholic and Protestant Churches

Two thousand Germans were surveyed by the evangelical news agency Idea on what they thought of a reunification of the Catholic and Protestant Churches. The results show that the vast majority of Prote...

In the World - 20/02/2017     5

Six metropolitans accuse Syriac Patriarch of betraying faith

Six metropolitans accuse Syriac Patriarch of betraying faith

The internal crisis within the Syriac Orthodox Church, after charges of "betrayal of faith" on behalf of six metropolitans against Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, could be addressed during an extrao...

Events - 20/02/2017     13

France passes law imposing up to two years prison for deterring from abortions

France passes law imposing up to two years prison for deterring from abortions

The French National Assembly has adopted legislation to make what it calls “spreading misleading information” about abortion punishable with up to a two-year prison sentence and a $ 30 000 fine, repor...

In the World - 19/02/2017     7

Gorlovska and Berdyansk Dioceses of UOC aids refugees from Avdeevka

Gorlovska and Berdyansk Dioceses of UOC aids refugees from Avdeevka

Refugees from Avdeevka, living in a temporary camp on the territory of the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra, visited the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral of Gorlovka. The guests attended the Divine service ...

Good Deed - 19/02/2017     5

ROC presents the exhibition "In memory of the fallen for the faith of Christ"

ROC presents the exhibition "In memory of the fallen for the faith of Christ"

The exhibition "In memory of the fallen for the faith of Christ" was opened at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow with the blessing of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, reports the ...

In the World - 19/02/2017     15

Prosecutor's Office of Transcarpathia starts criminal investigation into priest-defector

Prosecutor's Office of Transcarpathia starts criminal investigation into priest-defector

As it became known to the UOJ from its sources, the Prosecutor's Office of Transcarpathia started investigation on the case of forgery by the priest of the UAOC Sergei Umantsiv and his lawyer Lubomir ...

Events - 19/02/2017     8

A schismatic should repent to avoid even worse schism, – Metropolitan Gabriel of Lovchan (VIDEO)

A schismatic should repent to avoid even worse schism, – Metropolitan Gabriel of Lovchan (VIDEO)

Schism is born by pride. A human succumbs to his/her pride and infects others. It was said by Metropolitan of Lovchan Gabriel of the Bulgarian Orhtodox Church in his interview to the UOC representativ...

Faith Protection - 16/02/2017     7

Journalists ask Ministry of Culture to stop trampling on UOC hierarchs with fake reports

Journalists ask Ministry of Culture to stop trampling on UOC hierarchs with fake reports

Orthodox journalist Vasiliy Anisimov called the accusations of the Ministry of Culture of the UOC clergy as slander. He writes about it in the article, published on the site of «Radonezh» society. ...

Events - 16/02/2017     9

Trump's new CIA Director: Christ is the only true solution for our world

Trump's new CIA Director: Christ is the only true solution for our world

Mike Pompeo, who was nominated by Donald Trump as a new CIA Director, says in a clear-cut way about his faith in Jesus, reports Catholic Observer with reference to Deon.pl His comments were voic...

In the World - 16/02/2017     10

Sts. Cyril and Methodius remind Christians of Europe of the unity of faith, – Pope Francis

Sts. Cyril and Methodius remind Christians of Europe of the unity of faith, – Pope Francis

On 15 February, during the General Audience in the Paul VI Hall, Pope Francis noted Tuesday’s celebration of the liturgical feast of Saints Cyril and Methodius, evangelizers of the Slavs and co-patron...

In the World - 16/02/2017     5

Watchdogs require explanations from Ministry of Culture due to pressure on the UOC

Watchdogs require explanations from Ministry of Culture due to pressure on the UOC

Organisation «Public Advocacy» urged the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine to give explanations owing to public accusations of the UOC priests of «anti-Ukrainian» and «separatist» activities for the acti...

Events - 15/02/2017     9

Cardinal Kurt Koch proposes to set up a commission to reconcile ROC and UGCC

Cardinal Kurt Koch proposes to set up a commission to reconcile ROC and UGCC

President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Cardinal Kurt Koch has proposed to establish a special commission to settle all misunderstandings between the Russian Orthodox Church...

Events - 15/02/2017     14

Day of Remembrance of fallen Afghan soldiers: Wars and losses are ongoing. The Church prays for the victims, – UOC

Day of Remembrance of fallen Afghan soldiers: Wars and losses are ongoing. The Church prays for the victims, – UOC

On February 15, nearly 30 years after the Afghan war, the UOC serves a litany for the repose of the Orthodox Christians who, doing their military duty, remained loyal to their oath, said the rector of...

Events - 15/02/2017     6