August 19, 2020. On August 16, 2020, the church of the Parish of All Saints in Rivne, earlier seized by the OCU, was found damaged: they tried to pull out the lock in the church, damaged the windows, and torn icons and a signboard. It is reported by “0362.ua”. The conflict over the church between the OCU and the UOC-KP community has been […]» Read more
Category Archives: buildings of worship
Attempt to seize the Holy Protection Church of the canonical UOC in Novozhyvotiv on the saint patron’s day.
July 26, 2020. In Novozhyvotiv, Vinnytsia region, OCU activists attempted to seize the UOC Church of the Protection of the Mother of God, as reported by witnesses of the incident. According to them, representatives of the OCU first crowded on the stairs of the temple and tried to break the locks and get inside. The schismatics cut off the locks […]» Read more
July 2, 2020. The court dismissed the appeals of the Office for Nationalities and Religions of the Vinnytsia Regional State Administration and the OCU community of Vapniarka. On June 22, 2020, the North-West Economic Court of Appeal of Rivne ruled in favour of the St. Apostle Andrew the First-Called community of the UOC of the urban-type settlement Vapniarka of the […]» Read more
On June 22, 2020, the deputy from the “Euro-Solidarity” party Alexei Goncharenko published a video demanding that the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra should be transferred immediately to the OCU, because “this issue is long overdue”. “This is one of the symbols of our state, it is more than a shrine, maybe even the main symbol of Ukraine and Kyiv,” Goncharenko […]» Read more
May 30, 2020. The supporters of the OCU put their lock on the church doors and blocked the entrance to the Holy Transfiguration Church, where there are parishioners of the UOC. On May 30, 2020, in the village of Luka-Meleshkovskaya of the Vinnitsa district, Vinnitsa region, aggressive OCU activists made another attempt to seize the Holy Transfiguration Church of the […]» Read more