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13 January 2017, 10:35 | Religion and society |
Auxiliary Bishop of the RCC Diocese of Kharkiv and Zaporizhzhia Jan Sobilo shared some observations about the life or rather survival of people in the occupied territories of Donbass
4 January 2017, 10:24 | Religion and society |
On Christmas Eve, January 6, the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Sviatoslav Shevchuk will share a holiday meal usually called a holy supper (свята вечеря) with the internally displaced people from Eastern Ukraine.
28 December 2016, 12:40 | Religion and society |
6 December 2016, 11:47 | Announcements |
On Thursday, December 8, 2016, Lviv will host the Interreligious Symposium “Migration through the prism of interfaith dialogue: a view of Judaism, Christianity and Islam.” The event will be held under the auspices of the religious Administration of Muslims of Ukraine “Ummah” and the Centre for interfaith and inter-religious dialogue “Libertas.”
5 December 2016, 13:26 | Social questioning |
46.2% of Ukrainian who identify themselves as Orthodox, support "Ukraine’s Parliament appeal to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew requesting autocephaly (self-governance) of the Orthodox Church in Ukraine.” 18.5% do not support; 35.3% found it difficult to answer.
5 December 2016, 09:14 | Religion and society |
The Message of the Synod of Bishops of Kyiv-Galician Major Archbishopric of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church of December 1 concerning the danger of gender ideology to society.
1 December 2016, 10:36 | Faith and weapon |
“We came here to this famous hospital, because there a special place and space where you serve and save the lives of our heroes, see the blood, suffering, tears,” the patriarch said.
30 November 2016, 09:03 | Religion and society |
29 November 2016, 09:57 | Religion and society |
His Beatitude Sviatoslav, the Patriarch of the UGCC, spoke about church marriage and family in the latest issue of the TV project “Open Church” on Zhyve TV.
16 November 2016, 11:45 | Religion and society |
On November 9-12, the church “Philadelphia” in Kyiv hosted the Eastern European Leadership Forum (EELF), which brought together about 650 participants from Ukraine, Belarus and Lithuania, the Christian Mega-portal invictory.com reports, referring to the press center of EELF.
28 October 2016, 10:46 | Church and school |
This position was outlined by Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Patriarch Sviatoslav on October 28, 2016, during the 88 General Assembly of Catholic Education in Europe Committee (CEEC) in Ukraine.
26 October 2016, 11:39 | Religion and society |
It is with great sorrow that I learnt the news about the departure to our Lord Jesus Christ for eternal reward of the beloved man, father and grandfather - Mr. Bohdan Hawrylyshyn. On behalf of the Synod of Bishops from me personally I would like to convey condolences to all of you and assure you in my prayers in intention for the departed.
17 October 2016, 12:56 | Religion and society |
As the press service of Caritas Ukraine told RISU, counseling centers to help victims of trafficking deal with the prevention of human trafficking, counseling potential victims and provide specific financial, psychological and legal assistance to those trapped in a crisis situation.
On October 2, thousands of people walked in the columns of "March for Life" along the main street of Zaporizhya. This is the second march in the city, organized by the Spiritual Council of Christian Churches of Zaporizhya.
23 September 2016, 16:02 | Announcements |
Traditionally during the autumn season the representatives of various faiths, religious organizations, education, authorities, business, public sector, media and all people of good will gather and share their experience and work out solutions towards social problems.
5 August 2016, 10:58 | Religion and society |
The suffering that war with Russia inflicts on Ukraine brings not only harm and damage, but also has positive effects.
The cardinal recalled that in the last century Ukrainian people became martyrs who endured the madness of Nazism and Communism, famine and turmoil of the Chernobyl disaster.
16 June 2016, 15:50 | Vatican |
“We know that this war is something much more than a long-running conflict: a constant danger, being a sign confrontation of civilizations, histories and peoples that goes far beyond the borders of Ukraine, which could have serious consequences for the balance, which so constantly violated in many parts of the world,” Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin said in a speech at a meeting of the Council of Churches in Zaporozhye June 16.
About five thousand believers together with the clergy held a procession through the center of Kyiv on Saturday, June 4. They did it to participate in the campaign of the All-Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations dedicated to Children's Day and family. Along with believers and public figures, the procession was led by the leaders and representatives of all denominations included in the Council.
19 May 2016, 12:05 | Religion and society |
The Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church told it in an interview to Italian newspaper SettimanaNews.