- Expеrt opinion
- Religious studies
- Religions in Ukraine
- About Us
Patriarch Sviatoslav (Shevchuk) blessed the Patriarchal Cathedral in Kyiv
18 August 2013, 10:37 | UGCC | | 1 | | Code for Blog | |
The relics of the apostles Peter, Paul and Andrew, Popes Clement of Rome and St. Martin, who died on the Ukrainian lands, Saint Josaphat Kuntsevych, and the blessed martyr of the twentieth century Mykola Charnetsky and Josaphat Kotsylovskyj was placed in the four corners and the center of the main altar during the consecration of the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ.
Sanctification was performed by the head of the UGCC Sviatoslav (Shevchuk), together with members of the Synod of bishops, Apostolic Nuncio to Ukraine Thomas Edward Gullickson and Roman Catholic bishops.
The pilgrims from different parts of Ukraine and from Canada, USA, Poland, Argentina, Australia and Kazakhstan took part in celebration.
“Pilgrims came from all over the world: North and South America, Australia and various countries in Western, Northern and Southern Europe, Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, and from all the corners of our dear Ukraine. I welcome you in your new home as children of God! As this Cathedral will not be only house of prayer for the Father and the Head of the UGCC. First of all, it is God's home, house for all of His children”, said the Patriarch in his address.
Archbishop Job (Getcha) became co-chairman of the Joint Orthodox and Catholic International Commission for Theological Dialogue | 30 June 2016, 16:26 | Interchurch relations |
Tribute to memory of a volunteer soldier paid at a church in Paris | 30 June 2016, 11:29 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine | |
Priests of seven churches shoot an ecumenical video for the sake of Ukraine’s unity | 29 June 2016, 10:44 | Interchurch relations | |
The only Ukrainian temple to be demolished in Russia | 29 June 2016, 09:17 | Religion and policy |
Jewish community intends to reconstruct ancient synagogue in Balta | 27 June 2016, 09:49 | Temples, church property |
- 1 July 2016, 03:21 |
- 29 June 2016, 20:11 |
- 29 June 2016, 19:40 |
- 29 June 2016, 19:18 |
- 29 June 2016, 18:50 |
Most Popular Articles month
16 June 2016, 11:38 | Church-state relations | 19 June 2016, 20:41
14 June 2016, 12:10 | Orthodox world | 15 June 2016, 00:58
29 June 2016, 09:17 | Religion and policy | 1 July 2016, 03:21
24 June 2016, 09:36 | Orthodox world | 26 June 2016, 17:05