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In the Portuguese city of Torres Novas church services have commenced in newly established Ukrainian Orthodox parish

In the Portuguese city of Torres Novas church services have commenced in newly established Ukrainian Orthodox parish

On December 3, 2017, with the blessing of Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, and in collaboration with His Grace Bishop Nestor (Sirotenko) of Korsun, regular church services have commenced in the newly established Ukrainian Orthodox parish in the city of Torres Novas, Portugal. The first Divine Liturgy on this special day was celebrated by Ukrainian Orthodox Church cleric […]

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Swedish mass media announce the consecration of first Orthodox church by Ukrainian Metropolitan in the north of the country (VIDEO)

Swedish mass media announce the consecration of first Orthodox church by Ukrainian Metropolitan in the north of the country (VIDEO)

On November 26, 2017 His Eminence Metropolitan Luka of Zaporizhzhya and Melitopol consecrated the church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker in the Swedish city of Boliden, which is in the north of the country. After the solemn church service, the hierarch answered questions from local media. – Your Eminence, please allow me to thank you for coming to our city […]

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SWEDEN. UOC Metropolitan establishes new Orthodox parish in the city of Boliden

SWEDEN. UOC Metropolitan establishes new Orthodox parish in the city of Boliden

With the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, in agreement with the Administration for Institutions Abroad of the Russian Orthodox Church, on November 26, 2017, Metropolitan Luka of Zaporizhzhya and Melitopol consecrated the church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker in the Swedish city of Boliden, Västerbotten County in the north of the country. After the […]

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SWEDEN. UOC Representatives pray for the repose of Holodomor victims

SWEDEN. UOC Representatives pray for the repose of Holodomor victims

With the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, on November 25, 2017, His Eminence Metropolitan Luka of Zaporizhzhya and Melitopol, who is on a pastoral visit to Sweden, led the memorial service for the repose of Holodomor victims who were murdered during the rule of the godless Soviet regime. The Memorial prayers were offered up […]

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SWITZERLAND. UOC DECR representatives participate in conference whose theme was Synodality and its Implementation

SWITZERLAND. UOC DECR representatives participate in conference whose theme was Synodality and its Implementation

From November 16-18, 2017, at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), a conference with the theme “Synodality and its Implementation – a Theological Topos for the Churches in East and West” was held. At the invitation of the organisers and with the blessing of the Administrator of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC) His Eminence Metropolitan Antoniy of Boryspil and Brovary, the […]

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Newly established Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Braga, Portugal begins holding Church Services on a regular basis

Newly established Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Braga, Portugal begins holding Church Services on a regular basis

With the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, and in agreement with His Grace Bishop Nestor (Sirotenko) of Korsun, on November 12, 2017, church services on a regular basis were begun in the newly established Ukrainian Orthodox parish which is in the city Braga, northern Portugal. This city is home to a large number of […]

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Representatives of KDA Administration acquainted with system of Theological education in Germany

Representatives of KDA Administration acquainted with system of Theological education in Germany

From October 29 to November 4, 2017, with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Antoniy of Boryspil and Brovary, the Rector of the Kyiv Theological Academy and Seminary (KDAiS), a delegation of KDAiS lecturers took part in a fact-finding tour of the Theological centres of Germany. Throughout the week, there were meetings with representatives from the Orthodox, Catholic and Protestant […]

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KRAKOW. UOC DECR staff member takes part in discussion of ways to preserve Christian identity in the European Community

KRAKOW. UOC DECR staff member takes part in discussion of ways to preserve Christian identity in the European Community

On October 27-28, 2017, an International conference with the theme “Where is Europe heading towards?” was held in Krakow (Poland). The event was attended by representatives from the Christian Churches of Europe, members of the European Parliament as well as from the Government of the Republic of Poland. With the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church […]

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Statement of the Department for External Church Relations in connection with the deterioration of the situation regarding the provision of rights for Ukrainian Orthodox Church religious communities and faithful in the Ivano-Frankivsk oblast’

Statement of the Department for External Church Relations in connection with the deterioration of the situation regarding the provision of rights for Ukrainian Orthodox Church religious communities and faithful in the Ivano-Frankivsk oblast’

Statement of the Department for External Church Relations in connection with the deterioration of the situation regarding the provision of rights for Ukrainian Orthodox Church religious communities and faithful in the Ivano-Frankivsk oblast’ It is with sadness that the Department for External Church Relations of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC DECR) notes the significant deterioration of the situation regarding the provision […]

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GERMANY. Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Hamburg celebrates its first patronal feast

GERMANY. Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Hamburg celebrates its first patronal feast

October 14, 2017.  On the day of the Intercession of the Theotokos, the Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Hamburg (Germany) celebrated its first patronal feast. The community was founded a year ago with the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, in agreement with the late Archbishop Feofan of Berlin and Germany (Russian Orthodox Church). On the […]

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