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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.
8 November 2016, 11:01 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
Albania, declaring itself a completely atheistic country, went in for a brutal persecution of all believers, Catholics, Orthodox, and Muslims. Catholics suffered special persecution for their pastoral dynamism and unwavering faith identity.
19 October 2016, 14:44 | Ukraine and world |
The annual meeting of the Bishops of the Catholic Eastern Rite Churches in Europe is taking place this year at Fatima (Portugal), 20-23 October.
21 October 2015, 10:21 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
Charitable donations from the faithful of Greek Catholic Church in Transcarpathia decreased threefold. This was stated by Bishop Milan Shashik during a press conference in Uzhgorod, as he spoke about financial capability of the diocese to restore the wall that crashed in front of the cathedral.
16 July 2015, 11:17 | Religion and society |
8 June 2015, 12:19 | Catholic world |
Faced with the greatest humanitarian disaster since the fall of the totalitarian regime, His Beatitude Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Major Archbishop of Kyiv-Halyč, thanked his confrères for the prayers and spiritual closeness of the sister churches, and recalled the generosity of the various national Caritas organisations, calling for a renewed solidarity of the international community.
20 January 2015, 09:47 | Faith and weapon |
Priest-chaplain of the Greek Catholic Church Ivan Isaievych was wounded during shelling near Debaltseve. Now he is in hospital.
10 June 2014, 11:10 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
Pope Francis has named Cardinal Jozef Tomko, the retired Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, as his special envoy to mark the 25th anniversary of the restoration of religious liberty for the Greek Catholic Eparchy of Mukachevo, which is located in southwestern Ukraine.
1 November 2013, 14:40 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
Today the Church celebrates the feast of Blessed Theodore (Romzha). Blessed Theodore is a martyr of the last century, who stood up for the Greek Catholic Church against communist oppression.
7 October 2013, 10:18 | International relations |
The annual General Assembly of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe (CCEE) was held in Bratislava, Slovakia. Attending from Ukraine were the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC), Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Archbishop of Lviv Mieczyslaw Mokrzycki or the Roman Catholic Church, and the Eparch of Mukachevo Milan Shashik.
7 August 2013, 14:18 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
In an interview to the Vatican Radio, Bishop Milan Shashik of the Mukachevo Greek Catholic Eparchy said that the Transcarpathian Greek Catholics joined in on the nationwide celebrations of the 1025th anniversary of the baptism of Kyivan Rus. However, he said it would be unfair to forget the evangelization, which is the root of in the evangelization of Kyivan Rus, namely, the mission of Saints Cyril and Methodius.
20 November 2012, 11:58 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo
On November 19, 2012, it was announced in the Vatican that Pope Benedict XVI appointed a teacher of the Uzhhorod Teodor Romzha Greek Catholic Theological Academy, Fr. Nil (Yuriy) Lushchak Auxiliary Bishop of the Mukachevo Greek Catholic Eparchy.
22 June 2012, 10:44 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
During the general audience on Wednesday, June 20, Pope Benedict XVI blessed a copy of the icon of the Salvation of the Roman people for the Greek Catholic Eparchy of Mukachevo.
29 May 2012, 13:46 | Conferences, seminars, researches |
On 31 May-2 June, an International Scholarly Conference “2nd Vatican Council: Gifts of the Spirit – Church Mystery – Human Testimony” will be held at the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv on occasion of the 50th anniversary of the 2nd Vatican Council.
30 April 2012, 13:28 | History, archaeology |
In one of the halls of the bishop’s residence, which was used by the library of the Uzhhorod National University until recently, old wall paintings have been discoevered.
27 February 2012, 10:54 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
A press conference of Bishop Milan of the Mukachevo Eparchy, the only Greek Catholic parish in Ukraine, which is subordinated directly to the Vatican, was held on February 16.
23 January 2012, 12:54 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
Archbishop-elect William Skurla, 55, of the Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Passaic, NJ, will be enthroned April 18 at 2 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Munhall.
30 December 2011, 15:00 | Greece-catholic eparche of Mukachevo |
A group of Pilgrims from the Eparchy of Mukachevo, led by Bishop Milan, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Pontifical Russian College in Rome. It is a beautiful service and shows the Church breathing with both lungs. The Divine Liturgy, the heart and sole of the Byzantine Church, being served in the Holy city of Rome.