Category Archives: Ukraine

Murder of an Orthodox sacristan in Ukraine

October 7, 2015. The sacristan of the church of the Three Hierarchs in Lugansk region (Ukraine) Leonid Zheleznyakov was murdered from a Ukrainian military, as the information service of UOC Moscow Partiarcate reports. The autopsy proved that the body was shot in several parts: head, jaw, neck, hip and arm. There were found signs of struggle and theft. The murderer […]

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Defamation of the Orthodox Church in Ukraine

October 7, 2015. Metropolitan of Borispol and Brovary Antoniy of Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) commented the attack of Ukrainian media against the canonical Church, as reports pravlife.org. Metropolitan Antoniy invited the faithful to concentrate on liturgical life as a way of reaction against the defamation of the Church. He said that the lies will be soon uncovered after the […]

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Vandals left insulting graffiti on a wall of a Kiev church

October 2, 2015. According to the press service of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate), desecrators wrote on a church wall in Kiev the inscription “Moscow priests go away”, as reports interfax. It is underlined that it is not the first time that such hostile attitude is expressed by radical groups against the priests and the churches of the canonical […]

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