Category Archives: hate speech

Destruction of Orthodox holy sites continues in Albania

June 15, 2017 – The Orthodox heritage in Albania has suffered another blow with the decay of the Monastery of St. Athanasius in Kato Lenitsa, founded in 1797. Due to the idleness of authorities, who confiscated the monastic buildings but undertook no measures to restore the landmark, the monastery sustained irreparable damage in the winter of 2017. The monastery currently […]

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Kiev Patriarchate disrupts the divine service in the canonical Orthodox Church and broke up the altar entrance

May 16, 2017- Several dozens followers of the self-proclaimed Kiev Patriarchate rushed in a church of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) during the divine service and broke the doors leading to the altar. About twenty “priests of the self-proclaimed Kiev Patriarchate” ran into Sts Peter and Paul Church in the village of Kinakhovtsy in the Ternopol […]

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UOC defamation on Ukrainian TV channel

April 19, 2017 – A Ukrainian media personality claimed that services in the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) are are performed in the “Russian language”. It was claimed on air of Lviv TV channel Zik by political expert Oles Doniy who had apparently mixed it up with the Old-Slavic language. The political expert told that there is a Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow […]

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Head of the Kiev Patriarchate slandered Metropolitan Onuphry to Ukrainian parliament

March 21, 2017 – The head of the non-canonical Kiev Patriarchate, Philaret Denisenko, went before the Ukrainian parliament at a ceremonial meeting in honor of the centenary of the 1917-1921 Ukrainian revolution and called the clergy and faithful of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC) “fools” for remaining canonical within the Moscow Patriarchate. Not only did he insult the Orthodox Church, […]

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Adamovka parishioners warn about provocation from TSN

March 17, 2017 – The parish members of Ss. Peter and Paul’s Church of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) (UOC-MP) of Adamovka village in the Rivne region, asked the UOJ (Union of Orthodox Journalists) to prevent a pre-planned provocation. Residents of the village witnessed reporters from the TV channel “1+1” interviewing a woman who, against the background of the […]

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