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24 February 2017, 13:05 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine
The head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church will take part in services at various Niagara parishes this weekend.
23 February 2017, 12:22 | International relations
Undoubtedly, the Holy See and the Pope himself are one of the most active global entities, attracting international attention to the war, which affects Ukraine.”
23 February 2017, 10:41 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine
The program “Open Church” tells a story of the Ukrainian Church of St. Joseph the Betrothed, Chicago. This relatively new Ukrainian parish has a church, which has been repeatedly noted as an outstanding architectural construction.
14 February 2017, 09:30 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine |
10 February 2017, 12:44 | International relations |
On February 2017, with the blessing of Patriarch Filaret, Archbishop Yevstratii of Chernihiv, Kyiv Patriarchate representative to the European institutions, visited Strasbourg (France), where he held meetings in the Council of Europe.
10 February 2017, 10:00 | International relations |
On February 9, Patriarch Filaret of Kyiv and All Rus-Ukraine met at his residence with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany Wolfgang Ernst Reichel. The meeting was also attended by Administrator of the Kyiv Patriarchate Archbishop Agapit (Humenyuk) and employees of the Embassy of Germany, according to the official website of the UOC-KP.
30 January 2017, 15:00 | International relations |
President Petro Poroshenko has urged the German Bundestag to recognize the Holodomor as the genocide of Ukrainian people. President’s press secretary Svyatoslav Tseholko posted it on Monday on Twitter.
30 January 2017, 12:46 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine |
On January 30, Metropolitan Anthony - the fourth Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA - celebrates his saint patron’s day (St. Anthony the Great) and the seventieth birthday anniversary.
26 January 2017, 11:46 | National religious question |
In Prague, on January 25, a ceremony of farewell with the ashes of Ukrainian writer Oleksandr Oles and his wife Vira Kandyba was scheduled at the prayer house of Saints Philip and Jacob,. This was reported by Radio Liberty, WestNews notes.
9 January 2017, 18:22 | International relations |
The Holy Father dedicated meeting to the theme of security and peace, expressing his heartfelt conviction that every form of religious expression is called to promote peace, and lamenting that at times, especially nowadays, the religious experience may be exploited in the interests of fundamentalism and terrorism.
Evangelical Christians and their supporters protested against the actions of the occupation authorities in Bakhchysarai, Crimea, where the local Pentecostal church "Voice of Hope" was forbidden to worship in their own building.
30 November 2016, 16:58 | Ukraine and world |
The Secretary will meet with Holy See Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin in Vatican City to discuss international issues and peace efforts, including the humanitarian crisis in Syria, violence in Ukraine, and the ongoing dialogue in Venezuela.
22 November 2016, 10:20 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine |
The Federal Parliament of Canada is set to honor the 83rd anniversary of the Holodomor Genocide in Ukraine.
On November 19, Ukraine’s Parliament Speaker Andriy Paruby during his visit to Turkey met with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on the premises of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, the official website of the Verkhovna Rada reports.
16 November 2016, 11:56 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine |
On Saturday, November 12, 2016 – Hundreds of Ukrainians, guests and supporters gathered, at Manhattan’s St. Patrick Cathedral for an ecumenical requiem service and commemorative program dedicated to the memory of Ukraine’s Holodomor, Stalin’s genocide of millions of Ukrainians in 1932-1933, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA press service informs.
16 November 2016, 11:49 | International relations |
A total of 73 states voted for the document, 23 voted against, and 76 abstained. Some 41 states were co-authors of the resolution, the mission said.
15 November 2016, 12:34 | International relations |
The draft resolution also notes the necessity of releasing the illegally detained Russian citizens of Ukraine and cancellation of the decision to ban the activities of Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people.
15 November 2016, 09:48 | International relations |
If the Knesset would vote for the resolution, Israel will become the 25th country to recognize the Holodomor, which, according to Appellate court of Kyiv, killed 10 million 65 thousand people, genocide.
14 November 2016, 19:43 | Ukraine and world |
The Press Secretary of the White House issued a special statement regarding the Holodomor commemoration.