Conferences, seminars, researches

  • 18 October 2012, 08:48 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    International Conference on Youth Work Held in Crimea

    In Balaklava, near Sevastopol, on 16 October, the 4th international conference of heads and leaders of eparchial departments on youth work of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate was launched.

  • 5 October 2012, 11:07 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    International Conference on Islamic Religious Education Held in Kyiv

    In the conference hall of the Spiritual Board of Muslims of Ukraine in the Ar-Rakhma Mosque in Kyiv, on 5-7 October, an international conference “Islamic Religious Education in Secular Institutions” is held.

  • 27 September 2012, 09:37 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    5th Ecumenical Social Week Begins with Ecumenical Prayer

    On 25 September, the 5th Ecumenical Social Week began with an ecumenical prayer meeting.

  • 19 September 2012, 13:20 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    UOC-MP Organizes Anti-Alcohol Convention in Kyiv

    An international jubilee convention “Heritage of Soberness of the Holy Martyr Volodymyr Bogoiavlenskyi for Modern Society” is held in Kyiv on occasion of the 100th anniversary of the anti-alcohol convention of 1912.

  • 31 August 2012, 11:29 | Religious mass media and Internet | view photo | 

    Representatives of RISU and CREDO take part in Belarusian Congress of Catholic Journalists

    On August 26, the First Congress of Belarusian Catholic Media came to an end in Grodno, Belarus. The forum was organized on the initiative of Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz, Metropolitan of the Minsk and Mahilyow Diocese of the Roman Catholic Church. “Catholics – We Are Here” was the slogan of the congress, which brought together more than 100 participants from Belarus and abroad.

  • 1 June 2012, 09:42 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Conference Marking 50th Anniversary of Second Vatican Council Held in Lviv

    On May 31, at the Catholic University in Lviv, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council, a three-day international conference was launched.

  • 31 May 2012, 10:32 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Religious Studies Experts and Archeologists from Various Countries Share Experience in Chersonese

    On May 28-30, in the Chersonese of Tavria National Reserve, the 14th international scholarly conference “Man in the World of Religious Ideas” was held.

  • 29 May 2012, 13:46 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Clergymen and Scholars in Lviv To Celebrate 50th Anniversary of 2nd Vatican Council

    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.

  • 16 May 2012, 09:17 | History, archaeology | 

    Kyiv Patriarchate Considers Canonization of Prince Askold

    On 15 May, 2012, in the Kyiv Orthodox Theological Academy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate, an all-Ukrainian scholarly theological and historic conference on the 1150th anniversary of establishment of the Kyivan Metropolitanate and the Baptism of the Kyivan state under Prince Askold was held.

  • 25 April 2012, 10:37 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Representatives of Christianity, Islam, Judaism and Buddhism Meet in Kyiv

    A two-day interdenominational forum “Toward Changes: Importance of Religion in the Modern World: Religion in Conditions of Democracy and Secular Society” began on April 25, in Kyiv, with the participation of well-known religious leaders from various countries representing Christianity, Islam, Judaism and Buddhism in order to discuss the role and place of religion in the modern world.

  • 15 March 2012, 13:28 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Orthodox of UOC-MP in Uzhhorod Honor Greek Catholic Priest and President of Carpathian Ukraine Fr. Avhustyn Voloshyn

    In St. Nicholas’ Assembly Hall of the Uzhhorod Ukrainian Theological Academy of St. Cyril and Methodius of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) and Avhustyn Voloshyn’s Carpathian University, on March 14, scholarly readings were held on the occasion of the 73rd anniversary of the proclamation of Carpathian Ukraine.

  • 24 November 2011, 14:19 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Greek Catholic Scholars Discuss Status and Prospects of Theology in Church

    Greek Catholic theologians from the leading Ukrainian spiritual institutions gathered in Lviv for a scholarly conference “UGCC: 20 years after the underground. The achievements, difficulties and prospects of the establishment of the spiritual-theological identity.”

  • 23 November 2011, 15:37 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Churches of Central and Eastern Europe share experiences in social services to needy

    An international interdenominational conference "Churches in the Service to the Needy: Possibilities of Cooperation with Secular Organizations" was held in J. Rau Minsk International Education Center (Belarus) from November 16 to 19, 2011, reports the Institute for Religious Freedom.

  • 16 November 2011, 11:20 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Ukrainian Catholic University Scholars Consider Practical Application of Papal Encyclicals

    At the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv, a seminar was held presenting social encyclicals of the Roman Popes to the faithful in the last and the beginning of this century.

  • 12 November 2011, 12:31 | Religion and science | 

    Conference on Academic Theology Held at Ukrainian Catholic University

    Over twenty European scholars and theologians from Romania, Greece, Poland, Belarus, the Netherlands, Russia and Ukraine participated in an international conference “Academic Theology in the Postsecular Age” organized by the Institute of Ecumenical Studies of UCU.

  • 10 November 2011, 14:02 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Strangers No Longer: Ukrainian Catholic and Orthodox in US remember the Holodomor

    Huffington Ecumenical Institute will hold an evening of liturgy and discussion centered on the famine in Ukraine of 1932-1933. An ecumenical memorial service for the victims of the Holodomor will be followed by reflections on the way in which memorializing the genocide has brought together Ukrainians of different faith traditions in the United States.

  • 10 November 2011, 11:41 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Conference calls on Romania to acknowledge WWII war crimes in Ukraine and Moldova

    A conference focusing on Romania's Holocaust-era war crimes in Ukraine and Moldova called on Romania to acknowledge and apologize for the murder of hundreds of thousands of Jews.

  • 31 August 2011, 15:27 | Religion and culture | 

    Book Fair Forum Marketsquare Europe – 2011 to Be Held in Ukraine

    The European Forum of Christian Book Publishers and Distributors MarketsquareEurope – 2011 will be held in Ukraine this year. The forum is organized by the Christian Trade Organization International and Association of Christian Publishers of Ukraine.

  • 25 August 2011, 17:01 | Announcements | 

    Pre-Frankfurt Rights Show: ChristianTrade’s Marketsquare Europe To Take Place in Kyiv

    ChristianTrade Association International is organizing a two-day translation rights show in Kiev, Ukraine. The event, 7 – 8 October, will take place just before the Frankfurt International Book Fair.

  • 8 July 2011, 11:25 | Christians of Evangelical Faith | 

    Several thousand Pentecostals take part in national youth congress in Zhytomyr region

    The opening ceremony of the 14th national congress of young Ukrainian evangelical Christians took place on July 6, 2011, in the Zhytomyr Oblast. Traditionally, 3 to 6 thousand Christians from all regions of Ukraine gather at the youth forum. This year there are delegates from Russia, Belarus, Latvia, Poland, Germany, USA, and other countries.