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23 March 2017, 18:05 | Vatican
Europe today is suffering from a “deep malaise,” the Vatican’s Secretary of State remarked in an interview with the Italian daily La Stampa, Catholic Culture informs.
Jesuit priest Oleksiy Bredelyev said that their service had been operating in Ukraine since 2008. Nine years ago, they bought a small house on Antonovych street, where a shelter for refugees was arranged. His first visitors were fugitives from Chechnya, Afghanistan, Iraq. Ukraine is seen as a transit country and is not always found themselves on their own. And after Russia had occupied Crimea and invaded the east of Ukraine, fugitives from these regions joined the number of the shelter’s inhabitants.
21 March 2017, 10:26 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine
Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk, who is on a pastoral visit to the Argentine Republic, visited the Embassy of Ukraine in Argentina on March 18.
20 March 2017, 09:31 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine
Head of the UGCC Patriarch Sviatoslav is making a pastoral visit to Argentina from March 17 through 28. According to the Information Department of UGCC, within the visit, the patriarch is to call to several communities in different areas of Argentina and Paraguay.
His Holiness, the Patriarch of Kyiv and All Rus’ - Ukraine of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Kyiv Patriarchate Filaret and Archbishop Emeritus of the Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Huzar addressed the assembly.
16 March 2017, 10:12 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine
13 March 2017, 14:22 | Religion and society
According to the press secretary of the Initiative “Pope for Ukraine” Olena Kulygina, humanitarian aid had reached almost all the towns along the demarcation line in Donbas. The total number of persons covered by the assistance is nearly 200 thousand people.
10 March 2017, 09:48 | Charity, social service
Caritas Ivano-Frankivsk has officially handed over the equipment to 16 participants in the project “Integration and stabilization support by providing livelihood to IDPs and the population affected by the conflict in Ukraine”, which is implemented in the Ivano-Frankivsk region by the Charitable Foundation "Caritas Ivano-Frankivsk UGCC.”
9 March 2017, 10:37 | Church and ecology
Bishop Milan (Shashik) of the Diocese of Mukachevo, UGCC, and Bishop Antal Maynek of the diocese of Mukachevo, RCC in Ukraine, appealed to the faithful asking them not to pluck primroses and not buy them from poachers. According to them, tearing the flowers, the people thus are causing irreparable environmental damage.
9 March 2017, 10:16 | World news
The Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations in Geneva called on participants to recognize religious freedom as a fundamental human right.
8 March 2017, 10:13 | Apostolic Nunciatura
Claudio Gugerotti served as Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus from 2011 to 2015.
7 March 2017, 08:56 | International relations
1 March 2017, 12:26 | Religion and society
People live under the constant psychological stress. Imagine they go to bed every night with the idea that the shell may hit their home.
28 February 2017, 12:22 | Vatican
At the end of December, Donbas received the first batch of aid from the Pope.
28 February 2017, 09:45 | National religious question
Heroes are born by love – the love for one’s homeland, one’s native land, one’s people,” said the patriarch.
27 February 2017, 17:20 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine
A message of compassion and awareness was spread during a visit to Niagara from the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, informs wellandtribune.ca.
27 February 2017, 15:34 | Vatican
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.