UGCC News

Jesuits present their experience of helping refugees and IDPs in Lviv

RISU - Wed, 03/22/2017 - 05:22
Jesuit priest Oleksiy Bredelyev said that their service had been operating in Ukraine since 2008. Nine years ago, they bought a small house on Antonovych street, where a shelter for refugees was arranged. His first visitors were fugitives from Chechnya, Afghanistan, Iraq. Ukraine is seen as a transit country and is not always found themselves on their own. And after Russia had occupied Crimea and invaded the east of Ukraine, fugitives from these regions joined the number of the shelter’s inhabitants.
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Head of the UGCC and Ambassador of Ukraine in Argentina discussed cooperation of diplomats with the communities of the UGCC

RISU - Tue, 03/21/2017 - 03:26
Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk, who is on a pastoral visit to the Argentine Republic, visited the Embassy of Ukraine in Argentina on March 18.
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UGCC Patriarch to the faithful in Argentina: "Your Mother Church in Ukraine will never leave nor forget you”

RISU - Mon, 03/20/2017 - 02:31
Head of the UGCC Patriarch Sviatoslav is making a pastoral visit to Argentina from March 17 through 28. According to the Information Department of UGCC, within the visit, the patriarch is to call to several communities in different areas of Argentina and Paraguay.
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Patriarch Filaret and Cardinal Lubomyr Husar addressed Ukrainian parliament

RISU - Fri, 03/17/2017 - 08:00
His Holiness, the Patriarch of Kyiv and All Rus’ - Ukraine of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Kyiv Patriarchate Filaret and Archbishop Emeritus of the Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Huzar addressed the assembly.
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Caritas Ivano-Frankivsk UGCC helps to realize business dreams of IDPs from east

RISU - Fri, 03/10/2017 - 02:48
Caritas Ivano-Frankivsk has officially handed over the equipment to 16 participants in the project “Integration and stabilization support by providing livelihood to IDPs and the population affected by the conflict in Ukraine”, which is implemented in the Ivano-Frankivsk region by the Charitable Foundation "Caritas Ivano-Frankivsk UGCC.”
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Head of UGCC to make a pastoral visit to Prague

RISU - Tue, 03/07/2017 - 01:56
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After visit to Avdiyivka, UGCC bishop tells about the daunting daily life of frontline residents

RISU - Wed, 03/01/2017 - 05:26
People live under the constant psychological stress. Imagine they go to bed every night with the idea that the shell may hit their home.
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UGCC Head for the beginning of Lent: the greatest defeat of Ukrainians will be hatred of our enemies

RISU - Tue, 02/28/2017 - 02:45
Heroes are born by love – the love for one’s homeland, one’s native land, one’s people,” said the patriarch.
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The Permanent Synod of the UGCC visited the Ukrainian parish in Niagara

RISU - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 10:20
A message of compassion and awareness was spread during a visit to Niagara from the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, informs wellandtribune.ca.
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Patriarch heads to Niagara for rare visit

RISU - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 06:05
The head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church will take part in services at various Niagara parishes this weekend.
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Patriarch heads to Niagara for rare visit

RISU - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 06:05
The head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church will take part in services at various Niagara parishes this weekend.
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UGCC parish in Chicago collects half a million dollars for wounded soldiers

RISU - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 03:41
The program “Open Church” tells a story of the Ukrainian Church of St. Joseph the Betrothed, Chicago. This relatively new Ukrainian parish has a church, which has been repeatedly noted as an outstanding architectural construction.
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UGCC parish in Chicago collects half a million dollars for wounded soldiers

RISU - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 03:41
The program “Open Church” tells a story of the Ukrainian Church of St. Joseph the Betrothed, Chicago. This relatively new Ukrainian parish has a church, which has been repeatedly noted as an outstanding architectural construction.
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Help stop war in Ukraine, aid children in need, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church issued a statement

RISU - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 12:04
Despite efforts the past three years, a “stable cease-fire” has never been achieved, “therefore, we ask international organizations to continue diplomatic approaches to stop the aggressor and end the war so that true peace can be reached,” he said in a written statement received by Catholic News Service February 22.
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Help stop war in Ukraine, aid children in need, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church issued a statement

RISU - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 12:04
Despite efforts the past three years, a “stable cease-fire” has never been achieved, “therefore, we ask international organizations to continue diplomatic approaches to stop the aggressor and end the war so that true peace can be reached,” he said in a written statement received by Catholic News Service February 22.
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