Anatoliy Babynskyi's blog

Журналіст, історик Церкви.
  • Ecumenical perspectives of the Ukrainian autocephaly

    Of course, the pressure from the side of the Moscow Patriarchate will be strong enough and one can predict that for some time we might hear a lot of blackmail, we might see a lot of attempts to isolate the Ukrainian Church from all contacts with other Churches, and it is highly likely that we will also see Rome’s position to be reserved and cautious. But I’m convinced that the anticipated autocephaly is a real chance for ecumenism.

    17 October 2018, 14:51 | 

  • On the "joint statement" of the ROC and the Vatican on Syria

    30 May 2018, 18:54 | 

  • Political ecumenism

    Now it seems the best time for the Pope and the Patriarch of Moscow to meet, as the party that used to play the role of a picky girl has become more compliant. In response to the unquestioned desire of the Catholic side to meet, the Moscow Patriarchate always set forth a number of claims. They are well-known and it makes no sense to retell them. The Moscow Patriarchate is unlikely to be unaware that their demands cannot be met at all. However, every further refusal included the ultimatum.

    28 January 2016, 12:50 |