Religion in mass media

  • 4 May 2012, 12:33 | Religion in mass media | 

    Conference 'Church in the Information Society' Held in Lviv

    A conference “Church in the Information Society” has begun at the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) in Lviv.

  • 3 February 2012, 14:55 | Freedom of Conscience | 

    Evangelical Protestant Leaders To Discuss Media Campaign Against Their Churches

    On February 7, 2012, a meeting of the heads of the Council of Evangelical Protestant Churches of Ukraine regarding the campaign of mass media against Evangelical Churches will be held.

  • 1 February 2012, 13:44 | Editorial news | 

    RISU Marks Its 11th Anniversary

    Eleven years ago, the editorial office of the Religious Information Service of Ukraine was established.

  • 19 December 2011, 16:35 | Religion in mass media | view photo | 

    Association of Catholic Media Workers of Ukraine Established

    On December 17, 2011, in Kyiv, in the Monastery of St. Basil the Great (Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church), a meeting of the community of Catholic journalists was held.

  • 9 December 2011, 19:53 | Religious mass media and Internet | 

    First Catholic TV Channel Launched in Kyiv

    On December 8, Archbishop Petro Malchuk, Ordinary of the Kyiv-Zhytomyr Diocese of the Roman Catholic Church, launched the first Catholic TV channel in Kyiv.

  • 24 June 2011, 14:05 | Religion in mass media | 

    Journalist Katryna Shchotkina becomes first laureate of Blessed Karol Wojtyla Prize

    On June 24, for the first time in Ukraine, the journalism prize of Blessed Karol Wojtyla (Pope John Paul II) was awarded. The laureate is the famous Ukrainian journalist Kateryna Shchotkina (Pano), who until recently was the editor for the Church section of the daily Dzerkalo Tyzhnia.

  • 3 May 2011, 16:54 | Editorial news | 

    RISU establishes prize of Blessed Karol Wojtyla (Pope John Paul II)

    The editorial staff of RISU has established a prize of Blessed Karol Wojtyla to award Ukrainian journalists for the best material or series of materials on various aspects of religious life in Ukraine and the world. The prize is to be annual and nondenominational.

  • 4 March 2011, 03:00 | Announcements | 

    Training 'Church and Mass Media: Effective Cooperation' to be held in southern Ukraine

    On March 11-12, the Religious Information Service of Ukraine jointly with the Koch Foundation, the Board of Churches of the Southern Region of the Union "Church of God of Ukraine," and Christian Churches of the Kherson Oblast will hold a two-day training seminar "Church and the Mass Media: Effective Cooperation."

  • 4 January 2011, 11:24 | UOC (MP) | 

    Bishop of UOC-MP Called Journalists Insane

    The Superior of the Kyiv Cave Monastery, Bishop Pavel (Lebid) expressed his indignation at inquiries of journalists as to what car the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate drives.

  • 20 December 2010, 10:02 | Religion in mass media | 

    Committee of Laity of UGCC Initiates Establishment of Association of Christian Journalists

    The first organizational meeting for establishing the Association of Christian Journalists was held in Lviv on December 16-17. The event was organized by the Committee of Laity of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in cooperation with RISU and the Information Department of the Ukrainian Catholic University.

  • 4 November 2010, 12:14 | Religion in mass media | 

    Experts to Assess Facts of Propagating Religious Hatred in Two Ukrainian Publications

    The National Expert Committee for the Protection of Social Moral decided to check the articles of the Internet news site Observer and the magazine Maxim for possible signs of propagating religious hostility.

  • 28 October 2010, 16:49 | Religion in mass media | 

    Sunday Adelaja Not to Be Broadcasted by TRC KYIV Any More

    Monitoring conducted on September 21-28 registered violations of the licensed broadcasting, in particular, systematic divine services of the “Embassy of God” with the participation of Pastor Sunday Adelaja.

  • 25 October 2010, 14:10 | Religion in mass media | 

    Christians Will Learn to Witness Effectively

    On November 13-14, in Irpin of the Kyiv region, a Christian conference MediaMobilization of journalists, bloggers, Internet activists, workers of church press centers, and leaders of Christian ministries will be held.

  • 6 October 2010, 13:14 | Religious mass media and Internet

    Ukrainians Participate in World Congress of Catholic Press

    The World Congress of the Catholic Press is being held in Rome. The participants discuss the place of the printed media in the world, the threats and possibilities of the Internet, and how to bring the word of truth to modern audiences. The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church is represented at the congress by the head of the Information Department of UGCC, Fr. Ihor Yatsiv and a journalist, Dmytro Krykun.

  • 4 September 2010, 14:35 | Religion and society | 

    Representatives of Various Religions Included in List of Most Influential Ukrainians

    This year the rating of the most influential Ukrainians published by the magazine Korrespondent includes the same religious leaders as in 2009: the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP), Metropolitan Volodymyr; the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate (UOC-KP) Patriarch Filaret; the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC), Patriarch Lubomyr; and the Chief Rabbi of Ukraine, Yaakov Dov Bleich. However, their positions have changed a little.

  • 9 August 2010, 12:41 | Religion in mass media | 

    Sermon’s of the Head of Russian Orthodox Church to be Broadcasted in Dnipropetrovsk Region

    At the request of Governor of Dnipropetrovsk Region Oleksandr Vilkul, beginning in the fall of this year the sermons of Patriarch Kirill will be broadcasted on one of the regional state television channels.

  • 10 June 2010, 10:55 | Religion and society | 

    Ukrainian Competition Reporters of Hope in Ukraine Launched at UCU

    On June 8, 2010, the second Ukrainian competition Reporters of Hope in Ukraine was launched.

  • 6 May 2010, 12:04 | UGCC

    New Christian Television Program “Signs of the Time”

    A new Christian program “Signs of the Time” created by the Christian TV studio Apostle with support by the publishing house Nova Zorya and the Youth Commission of the Ivano-Frankivsk Eparchy of UGCC is being aired.

  • 22 April 2010, 09:34 | Religion in mass media | 

    Eastern European School of Media Management to Open at Ukrainian Catholic University

    The Foundation Press Center for Central-Eastern Europe (Warsaw) and the Ukrainian Catholic University (Lviv) announced they are now accepting applications for the six-month module program "Eastern European School of Media Management."

  • 16 April 2010, 12:17 | Religion in mass media | 

    Adventists to Sue Newspaper for Being Called a Harmful Sect

    Seventh-day Adventists demand false information posted in a Kryvyi Rih newspaper be refuted and are prepared to sue to defend their reputation, reads an open letter to the editor of the newspaper, E. Stulii.