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  • 10 June 2019, 21:08 | Monitoring

    The enthronement of Metropolitan Borys before the New-Martyrs

    I was very moved when I read of the conversation that the newly enthroned Metropolitan Borys (Gudziak) in this Kyivan Church of ours in the United States had with his priests, with Patriarch Sviatoslav in attendance. At first, some of it felt like old hat to us who are in this church, especially the re-litigation once again of the question of whether we who are not Ukrainian belong.

  • 11 February 2011, 15:14 | Religious-digest | 

    Glorious Ukrainian Martyrs, Victims of Communist Barbarity

    The Ukrainian Church is the largest of the eastern rite Churches in union with Rome. They number five million faithful. At the beatification process of the martyr Saint Josaphat, born in Volodymyr (Ukraine) in 1643, whom we must remember is the Church’s official patron saint of unity, Pope Urban VIII uttered these prophetic words: “Oh my Ukrainians, I look to you to convert the East.”

  • 3 January 2011, 13:25 | Kaleidoscope-digest | 

    Priest-Monk Nestor the New Martyr of Zharky (+1993)

    The rector of the Church of the Nativity of the Theotokos in the village of Zharki, Yurievets district, Hieromonk Nestor (secular name, Nikolai Ivanovich Savchuk) was atrociously murdered on the night of December 30-31, 1993, in a cell of the rector's home. Hieromonk Nestor was found lying face down in a pool of blood, spread below the cross of Jesus Christ and showing no signs of life.

  • 8 November 2010, 09:00 | Religious holidays and traditions | 

    Eastern Church Honors Martyr Demetrius