Religious holidays and traditions

  • 8 February 2010, 12:38 | Religious holidays and traditions | 

    UOC-MP Primate Opened This Year’s Cheesefare Week Festivities

    On Sunday, January 7, 2010, the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate Metropolitan (UOC-MP) Volodymyr opened this year’s Cheesefare Week festivities at Soborna Gallery.

  • 21 December 2009, 11:45 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage | 

    Bethlehem Light Passed to Churches in Kyiv

    On December 20, 2009, in the Ivan Honchar Museum, the Ukrainian Center of Folk Culture, the Bethlehem peace light was passed to Ukrainian Churches and organizations.

  • 17 December 2009, 10:36 | Church-state relations | 

    Viktor Yushchenko Participates in Celebration of Jewish Hanukkah

    Ukraine’s President Viktor Yushchenko together with Abraham Volf, the Chief Rabbi of the Southern Ukrainian Regional Association of Jewish Communities, lit the Hanukkah lights in one of Odesa’s synagogues.