Category Archives: violence, inhumane treatment

Radicals threaten Orthodox bishop and broke into the Orthodox youth camp

July 26, 2018. Right-wing radicals broke into the Orthodox youth camp of the UOC but the children were not found there because the camp had finished working a day earlier. The nationalists threatened His Eminence himself because of the youth camp and beat the editor of the local newspaper for writing an article about the children’s holiday time. This was […]

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78-years-old Orthodox priest attacked and beaten in Ukrainian village

July 2, 2018. Prayers are being requested by the Khust Diocese of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church for a greatly loved and elderly priest, serving in the southwestern Ukrainian village of Chernotisov, who had to be taken to the hospital recently after suffering a beating at the hands of unknown assailants, the site of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church reports. The beating […]

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66-year-old security guard of Ukrainian church brutally murdered during robbery

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 […]

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A woman sustains severe head injuries by the temple seizure in Ptichya

April 5, 2018. The female parishioner of the UOC, who was injured during the capture of the Holy Assumption church in Ptichya village, was diagnosed. Doctors revealed a closed craniocerebral injury, a concussion of the brain and a bruise of the temple. It is reported by the Information and Education Department of the UOC. A 51-year-old resident of Ptichya village on […]

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