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Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage
23 February 2017, 10:10 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage
On February 20, a group of Hasidic pilgrims, in an amount of about 60 people, came to visit the town of Brody, In Lviv region.
30 November 2016, 16:56 | Religious holidays and traditions |
The residence of St. Nicholas will be officially opened in the Great Lavra Bell Tower in Kyiv on December 1.
26 October 2016, 12:52 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
“The Church insistently recommends that the bodies of the deceased be buried in cemeteries or other sacred places,” because it showed the dignity and respect for the human body, said the document approved by Pope Francis.
On October 2, thousands of people walked in the columns of "March for Life" along the main street of Zaporizhya. This is the second march in the city, organized by the Spiritual Council of Christian Churches of Zaporizhya.
20 September 2016, 11:44 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
Metropolitan Luka of Zaporozhye and Melitopol, together with representatives of the Zaporozhye diocese of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, went on a pilgrimage visit to Japan, reports the Information and Education Department of the UOC.
11 July 2016, 11:41 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
The procession of the Moscow Patriarchate to Kyiv was sponsored by the same politicians that were behind Antimaydan. According to Zik, Archbishop Yevstratii (Zorya) of Chernihiv and Nizhyn, Secretary of the Synod of the UOC-KP, head of Information Department of the Kyiv Patriarchate wrote about it in his blog on Glavkom website.
6 July 2016, 11:45 | Religion and policy |
The procession, organized by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) is an attempt by priests and "sponsors" of this Church to demonstrate that “Ukraine will not go and nobody will let it go.”
8 June 2016, 18:46 | Children young people and religion |
The MFA official noted the Ukrainian border guards will cooperate with their Polish counterparts by using their positive experience gained at the Euro2012 soccer championship.
About five thousand believers together with the clergy held a procession through the center of Kyiv on Saturday, June 4. They did it to participate in the campaign of the All-Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations dedicated to Children's Day and family. Along with believers and public figures, the procession was led by the leaders and representatives of all denominations included in the Council.
29 May 2016, 11:26 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
On Saturday, the UGCC Synod opened its regular session in Chicago. The tradition to hold session of the Permanent Synod of the UGCC in different dioceses has already existed for many years and has proven to be beneficial for the episcopate, and for the local church community, the Information Department of the UGCC reports.
26 May 2016, 09:27 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
The rally is scheduled for June 4 in Kyiv and is aimed to draw attention to the problems of children's rights to assert in society the principles of love and respect, protect the family as a union of man and woman that meets the plan of God and human nature.
The motive of this year's Way of the Cross was the biography of Blessed Martyr Bishop Vasyl Velychkovsky, long-term prisoner of the Soviet GULAG.
31 March 2016, 09:44 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
This Way of Cross is based on the biography of Blessed Martyr Bishop Vasyl Velychkovskyy, a long-term prisoner of the Soviet GULAG.
17 March 2016, 11:51 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
During the Holy Week, on Holy Wednesday, March 23, at 19.00, the Roman Catholic Church will hold the Way of the Cross on the streets of Lviv.
11 October 2015, 19:46 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
An ecumenical prayer with the intention of Christian unity and peace in Ukraine, by the intercession of the Blessed Martha Vetska.
22 September 2015, 11:16 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
A Polish military cemetery, which was destroyed during the Soviet era, was renovated in Dytyatyn village, Ivano-Frankivsk region, on the 95th anniversary of the heroic battle of Polish forces against the Bolshevik invasion.
4 September 2015, 11:06 | RCC in Ukraine |
28 July 2015, 09:59 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
20 July 2015, 12:04 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
14 July 2015, 09:51 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |