June 20, 2018. Two thieves brutally beat the 66-year-old security guard of the St. Panteleimon Church in Melitopol, Ukraine during a robbery, leaving him for dead. The guard, Anatoly, was found by another church worker later in the morning. He had remained conscious throughout the night, though he later died in the hospital, reports the site of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. “The […]» Read more
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Archbishop Eulogius of Sumy and Akhtyrka asked Ukrainian President to protect Trinity Cathedral in Sumy from seizure .
March 29, 2018. Archbishop Eulogius of Sumy and Akhtyrka has sent a letter to Petro Poroshenko. In his message to the Head of State, the archbishop expressed concern over the intentions of the leadership of the UOC KP to initiate the seizure of the Trinity Cathedral, the Bishop’s seat, reports the press service of the Sumy eparchy on March 29. […]» Read more
March 22, 2018. Kyiv Patriarchate followers, who seized the Holy Righteous Anna Church of Kuty in the Shumsk district of the Ternopol region, again provoked the conflict round the temple. As a UOJ correspondent reports, the community, the owner of the church, which restored its rights through the court, applied to the regional office of “Ternopiloblenergo” with an application to cut […]» Read more
March 19, 2018. Shevchenkovsky police department of the city of Kiev, as an organ of pre-trial investigation, has opened a criminal case on the fact of the attack of S14 on the UOJ office. As the journalist from the UOJ found out, the criminal case was registered on March 2, 2018. On February 23, 2018, the UOJ statement was registered in […]» Read more
A small group of right-wing radicals came to the walls of the Tithes Monastery of the Nativity of the Theotokos to arrange a “performance”. The radicals posted a video about their action on their Facebook page. The activists lit flares and started shouting “Get FSB out of Ukraine!”, “Crimea is ours!”, “Glory to the nation – death to enemies!” A clergyman, […]» Read more