Category Archives: Ukraine

The Ukrainian Orthodox Church against homosexual propaganda

November 19, 2015. The deputy chairman of the Department for external Church relations of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Archpriest Mykolay Danylevych said that the Ukrainian Orthodox Church does not support discriminations against homosexual people but she is against the homosexual propaganda, as the official website of the UOC MP reports. During the press conference after the meeting of the Ukrainian […]

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Act of Vandalism against an Orthodox Church in Ukraine

November 19, 2015. The Church of the Holy Trinity under the jurisdiction of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC MP) was robbed and desecrated as the official website of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC MP) reports. The Church is located in the city Rokitnoe in Rivne region in Western Ukraine. According to the […]

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Attempt to seizure an Orthodox church in Ukraine

November 1st, 2015. The representatives of the non-canonical Patriarchate of Kiev tried to take the church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, which is under the jurisdiction of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate, in the district of Dubno (Ukraine), as the information service of UOC Moscow Patriarcate reports. On 8th April 2015, the Economic Court had recognised […]

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Russian Orthodox Church warns about the consequences of fomenting inter-faith conflict in Ukraine

October 29, 2015. During his presence to the Moscow’s 3rd Religion and Peace international forum, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk present the dramatic situation in Ukraine, as the website Interfax-religion reports. The Moscow Patriarchate condemned the efforts to transfer the civil conflict in Ukraine to the inter-faith dimension. The metropolitan underlined […]

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The Ukrainian Orthodox Church urges to stop discrimination of Orthodox believers in the country

October 28, 2015. The Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate is concerned with kindling religious hostility in the country, as the information service of the UOC Moscow Patriarcate reports. The Ukrainian Orthodox Church published a statement, which mentions that: “Cases of violating civil peace on religious motives are fixed in certain regions of our country. […]

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