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  • 31 July 2019, 14:30 | Monitoring

    Hospital chaplain, a deacon of UOC, wins award from New York State's largest health care system, largest employer

    SOUTH BOUND BROOK, N.J. – Deacon Adrian Mazur, a 2014 master’s of divinity graduate of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the U.S.A., won a Northwell Health President’s Award in the category of Exceptional Patient/Customer Experience.

  • 30 July 2019, 01:20 | Reports | 

    Ukraine receives new experience - military chaplaincy – as a result of Russian aggression in Ukraine, UGCC Fr Stepan Sus

    As part of the Colloquium of European parishes -- which brought together 120 active priests and laity to Lviv -- a unique pastoral experience of military chaplaincy in Ukraine that resists Russian aggression for the fifth consecutive year, was presented.

  • 29 May 2019, 12:03 | Faith and weapon | 

    Dutch delegation on chaplaincy arrives in Lviv to share experience

    A delegation on chaplaincy from the Netherlands arrived in Lviv on May 27. In Lviv, the delegation will stay for three days. During this time, the military chaplaincy experts will visit the Ukrainian Catholic University, the Lviv Spiritual Seminary of the Holy Spirit of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, the Garrison Church of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul at the Lviv City Council. This is reported by the press service of the Ministry of Education and Science.

  • 23 May 2019, 11:57 | Faith and weapon | 

    Pope greets military pilgrims from Ukraine

    On May 22, 2019, a general papal audience took place on St. Peter's Square in the Vatican, which was attended by servicemen of the Armed Forces and students of higher military educational institutions of Ukraine. Pope Francis greeted the Ukrainian military delegation and wished peace for Ukraine.

  • 13 May 2019, 18:48 | Monitoring

    Respect among Muslim and Christian Chaplains will have positive impact on interconfessional dialogue, Mufti Said Ismagilov

    On April 18, the Kyiv Orthodox Theological Academy held a round table meeting on “Chaplaincy in the Context of Hybrid Conflict”. This event was attended by Said Ismagilov, the Mufti of Religious Administration of Muslims of Ukraine Ummah, Metropolitan Ioann (Yaremenko), Chairman of Military Clergy Synodal Directorate, Andrii Zelynskyi, Deputy Head of Military Chaplains Department of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Oleksandr Petrenko, Chaplain of Evangelical Christian Baptists Churches All-Ukrainian Union, Oleksandr Kovtach, Head of Military Chaplains Cooperation Department at Moral and Psychological Support Center of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Oleksandr Izdebskyi, Head of Military Chaplains Service at the National Guards of Ukraine, Dmytro Tukalo, Chief of Chaplains Division at the State Border Service of Ukraine, Olha Vakuliuk-Lukashuk, psychologist at Women's Power of Ukraine NGO, Nataliia Didyk, psychologist and director of Women's Power of Ukraine NGO.

  • 26 April 2019, 08:38 | Faith and weapon | 

    Head of UGCC blessed over three thousand pieces of Easter bread for Ukrainian soldiers

    On Thursday, April 25, Patriarch Sviatoslav of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church sanctified more than three thousand pieces of Easter bread for the Ukrainian military in the East of Ukraine, at the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Resurrection in Kyiv. They will be handed over to the soldiers by chaplains, who will visit Donbas in the next few days.

  • 25 April 2019, 16:43 | Faith and weapon | 

    Military chaplains of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, USA and Canada met in Lviv

    In particular, soon it is planned to hold a joint bicycle pilgrimage for service people of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, USA and Canada.

  • 24 April 2019, 10:44 | Faith and weapon | 

    OCU Primate calls on MPs to pass military chaplaincy bill

  • 17 April 2019, 11:49 | Faith and weapon | 

    Patriarch of UGCC met with military chaplains for US troops in Europe

    On April 16, Patriarch of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church His Beatitude Sviatoslav met with the delegation of military chaplains of the US Armed Forces in Europe led by the Chaplain of the 7th Army of the United States, Timothy Malard. This is reported by the Department of Information of the UGCC.

  • 17 April 2019, 11:11 | Faith and weapon | 

    Primate of OCU to US chaplain of 7th Army: our Church will always support defenders of Homeland

    Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine met with the chaplain of the 7th Army of the United States in Europe, Timothy Mallard. This is reported by the website of the OCU.