Raiders, who seized the Metropolitan Chambers of the UOC Holy Trinity Church in Bogorodchany, explained their actions by the reluctance of the parish to support the SLC. The Information and Education Department of the UOC published a video in which the right-wing radicals reproach the believers that they do not pass to the “regular ChurchRead more

In light of the incident at the Holy Trinity Church in Bogorodchany, Ivano-Frankovsk eparchy called on the authorities to resolve disputes solely in the legal field. The eparhcy required not to resort to aggression and physical force against the believers of the UOC. It was written by the press service of the eparchy.Read more

Believers gathered under the windows of Phanar exarchs’ residence to say they are in favour of the canonical Church and against interfering in its internal affairs. “The UOC is our Holy Mother” and “The sin of the schism is not washed away by blood.” With such picket signs, UOC believersRead more

Metropolitan Ambrose of Kalavryta and Aigialeia criticized the actions of Patriarch Bartholomew in Ukraine, warning against the danger of further schisms in Orthodoxy. The bishop of the Greek Orthodox Church expresses the fear that the Ecumenical Patriarch has set himself the task of dividing the Orthodox world. Met. Ambrose hasRead more

All Orthodox believers, as well as dedicated to freedom of conscience, should join in inviting the US and NATO governments to just butt out of where they don’t belong. In mid-September, the website of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko posted an account of his meeting in Kiev with Ambassador Sam Brownback,Read more