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UOJ editorial

Thursday, 22.06.2017

Sins the earth cannot bear

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On Sunday, a gay pride parade took place in Kiev.
The Vladimir-Volynsky diocese of the UOC requested the chairman of the Volyn Regional State Administration Vladimir Gunchik to look into the inter-confessional situation in the villages of Velimche in the Ratno district and Osmigovichi in the Turiisk region, reports the website of the diocese.
Thursday, 22.06.2017

Builder-enthusiast alone builds Orthodox church

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A new church has opened in the village of Malaya Kudara in the Kyakhtinsky District of the Buryatia Republic. The church, named for St. Varlaam of Chikoy, was built over the course of 8 years with the personal funds of one local elderly resident Gennady Taishikhin, reports Rublev.
Sumy’s action in support of the March of Equality in Kiev lasted less than half an hour. Its member, Olga Panfilova, was taken out of a furious crowd to a safe place and put in a car, reports Shostka.info.
The information portal of the Holy MountAthos has presented the film "Pray for me". A short film tells about studying in Athoniada. The film shows the fate of an Orthodox priest, who once studied in the Athos theological school, reports UNIAN.
His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III of the Holy City of Jerusalem and All Palestine sent a letter to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia concerning the situation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, reports DECR Communication Service of the ROC.
Thursday, 22.06.2017

Data on clerical salaries published in Greece

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In accordance with a new law on the salaries of higher civil servants in Greece, the base monthly salary for an archbishop is 2,600 euros ($2,900), 2,210 ($2,465) for a metropolitan, and 1,820 ($2,030) for a bishop. Archbishops are higher than metropolitans in the Greek hierarchical system. An additional 75 ($84) euros is given for those holding a ...
The Educational Committee of the Russian Orthodox Church reports that the number of men who want to become Orthodox priests has significantly increased.
With reference to the UOJ source, city authorities of Kolomyia exert pressure on the community of the UOC, as a result of which several dozen parishioners of the Annunciation church expressed a desire to withdraw from the subordination of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and move under the jurisdiction of the Kyiv Patriarchate. Most believers remained...
Stryi Diocese of the UGCC issued a Statement in which it reports the seizure of the Holy Spirit Church in Gorodok by the "Dognal group". The statement was published on the official website of the Greek-Catholic diocese.