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25 December 2016, 12:29 | Religious holidays and traditions |
According to Bible tradition, on Christmas day the Virgin Mary gave birth to Jesus Christ. The Son of God was born in a manger in Bethlehem. The angels announced to the shepherds the news of the birth of the Son of God.
20 December 2016, 21:31 | World of Protestantism |
The best celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation will be its continuing in Ukrainian society, the organizers of the celebration R-500 believe. In particular, head of Evangelical Baptist Union of Ukraine Valery Antoniuk was reported as saying this at a press conference in Kyiv at UNIAN agency on December 20.
31 October 2016, 12:48 | Editorial news |
Initiating a project “Reformation 500: Ukrainian experience,” RISU will inform, on one side, about modern life of Christians-Protestants in Ukraine. And on the other – it will tell more about the history of the spread of various Protestant communities in the Ukrainian lands.
31 October 2016, 12:48 | Vatican |
The Pope departed from Rome’s Fiumicino airport at 8.20 a.m. and arrived at 11 a.m. at Malmö, where the official welcome was held.
7 October 2016, 13:54 | Christians of Evangelical Faith |
Over 2 thousand bishops, leaders of missionary ministries and international charitable organizations from 16 countries came to the Second World Congress of Churches of Evangelical Christians, opened on October 6 in Lviv, in the Church “Golgotha.”
27 September 2016, 14:50 | Vatican
Yesterday, 26 September, an updated programme was published for the Holy Father’s apostolic trip to Sweden, to take place from 31 October to 1 November, for the Lutheran-Catholic Joint Commemoration of the Reformation.
26 August 2016, 21:57 | Church-state relations |
The President welcomed the forum and stressed the importance of the decree, which must demonstrate the government’s positing regarding the support of the Protestant religious organizations.
24 April 2016, 14:33 | Church-state relations |
President Petro Poroshenko instructed Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration Rostyslav Pavlenko to elaborate a draft decree on the approval of measures on celebration of the 500th anniversary of Reformation in 2017 in cooperation with representatives of Protestant communities.
The issue of the Reformation influence on Ukrainian Orthodoxy was further addressed by prof. Volodymyr Burega, rector of the Kyiv Theological Academy of the UOC.
16 April 2015, 09:15 | Church-state relations |
Pastor also said that at this point no Protestant community has been reregistered according to Russian law so far.
2 April 2015, 09:01 | Religion and society |
So they call to all-Ukraine fasting and prayer "for the preservation of Ukraine from foreign and domestic threats"on the eve of Easter, April 9-11.
15 January 2015, 15:11 | World of Protestantism |
25 November 2014, 11:01 | Faith and weapon |
On Saturday, in the night of November 24 in Pisky village of Donetsk region of Ukraine a fighter of Volunteer Battalion ‘Dnepr-1’ Serhiy Reut was killed, who was pastor of the Church ‘Living Word’ in Luhansk. This was posted by a pastor from Dnipropetrovsk Volodymyr Ivanov at his Facebook page, reports Christian portal invictory.com.
13 November 2014, 11:13 | Religion and policy |
In Donetsk, on November 12, armed men seized the Protestant church of the Church of Christ the Saviour and took the car of one of the ministers - the father of 10 children.
12 November 2014, 11:43 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
The Ukrainian Interchurch Council invites priests of Evangelical Churches to take part on December 13 in the “Second national prayer for Ukraine”.Worship services will take place in Slavyansk of Donetsk region at Odeskast, 30 at the Church of the Good News (Senior Pastor, Bishop Oleksiy Demidovich).
20 October 2014, 10:03 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage |
In the capital's Maidan Nezalezhnosti several thousand Christians prayed for peace in Ukraine, repentance and spiritual growth of the people, nation-building based on moral values.
27 June 2014, 18:11 | Scandals, crime |
This morning the terrorists of ‘Donetsk People’s Republic’ searched the home of the pastor of Protestant Church ‘The Winner’ Pavlo Lysko in Druzhkivka, Donetsk region.
26 June 2014, 16:02 | Scandals, crime |
On June 26, at 10 am group of armed and masked terrorists, burst into the premises of Protestant Churches named “The Winners” in Druzhkivka settlement of Donetsk region, pastor Serhiy Kosyak wrote on his Facebook page.
20 January 2014, 11:34 | Religion and policy |
Participants of the roundtable “The Church and Maidan: Mission and Christian Social Responsibility" – resentatives of Protestant denominations – appealed to leaders of religious organizations, clergy, leaders of ministries and parishioners of Evangelical churches of Ukraine to protect truth and justice.
The Eastern European Leadership Forum (EELF) will be held in Kyiv on November 13-16. According Іnvictory, more than 70 speakers from Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Lithuania, the UK and the US will participate in the forum.