Christianity in Ukraine
The History of Christianity in what is currently Ukraine is traditionally believed to date back to the early centuries of the apostolic church. It has remained the dominant religion in the territory s...
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Unprecedented: Pope Francis, Russian Patriarch Kirill to meet in Cuba to heal 1,000yr rift
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill, is to meet his Roman Catholic counterpart, Pope Francis, during a historic visit to Latin America. The groundbreaking meeting is to ...
Christianization of the Rus' Khaganate
The Christianization of the Rus' people is supposed to have happened in the 860s and was the first stage in the process of Christianization of the East Slavs which continued well into the 11th century...
Christianization of the Rus' Khaganate - Wikipedia
Christianization of Kievan Rus'
The Christianization of Kievan Rus' took place in several stages. In early 867, Patriarch Photius of Constantinople announced to other Orthodox patriarchs that the Rus', baptised by his bishop, took t...
Christianization of Kievan Rus' - Wikipedia
Union of Brest
The Union of Brest, or Union of Brześć, was the 1595-96 decision of the Ruthenian Church of Rus', the "Metropolia of Kiev-Halych and all Rus'", to break relations with the Patriarch of Constantinople ...
Khmelnytsky Uprising
The Khmelnytsky Uprising (also known as the Khmel'nyts'kyi/Chmielnicki Uprising or Ukrainian War of Liberation) was a Cossack rebellion in Ukraine between the years 1648–1657 which turned into a Ukrai...
Khmelnytsky Uprising - Wikipedia
Russian Orthodox Church
37°37′45″E / 55.71111°N 37.62917°E / 55.71111; 37.62917The Russian Orthodox Church (ROC; Russian: Русская Православная Церковь, Russkaya Pravoslavnaya Tserkov), alternati...
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Western Ukrainian Clergy
The Western Ukrainian clergy of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church were a hereditary tight-knit social caste that dominated Western Ukrainian society from the late eighteenth until the mid-twentieth ...
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Roman Catholicism in Ukraine
The Roman Catholic Church in Ukraine is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome. The present Archbishop is Mieczysław Mokrzycki (ordained on 29 ...
Roman Catholicism in Ukraine - Wikipedia
Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church
The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC) (Ukrainian: Українська Греко-Католицька Церква (УГКЦ), Ukrains'ka Hreko-Katolyts'ka Tserkva), is the largest Eastern Rite Catholic sui juris particular c...
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Ruthenian Catholic Church
The Ruthenian Catholic Church, also in America commonly referred to as the "Byzantine Catholic Church," uses the Byzantine rite and is one of the 23 Eastern Catholic Churches in full communion with Ro...
Ruthenian Catholic Church - Wikipedia
Protestants in Ukraine
Protestants in Ukraine number about 600 to 700 thousand (2007), about 2% of the total population. Nearly all traditional Protestant denominations are represented in the country. According to Christian...
Protestants in Ukraine - Wikipedia
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ukraine
As of January 1, 2011, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 10,880 members in one stake and four districts, 62 congregations (eight wards and 54 branches), three missions, and one ...
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ukraine - Wikipedia
History of Christianity in Ukraine
The History of Christianity in what is currently Ukraine is traditionally believed to date back to the early centuries of the apostolic church. It has remained the dominant religion in the territory s...
History of Christianity in Ukraine - Wikipedia
Russian Mennonite
The Russian Mennonites (German: "Russlandmennoniten" occasionally Ukrainian Mennonites) are a group of Mennonites of German language, tradition and ethnicity, who are descents from German-Dutch Anabap...
Protestantism in Ukraine
Protestants in Ukraine number about 600 to 700 thousand (2007), about 2% of the total population. Nearly all traditional Protestant denominations are represented in the country. According to Christian...
Protestantism in Ukraine - Wikipedia
Unprecedented: Pope Francis, Russian Patriarch Kirill to meet in Cuba to heal 1,000yr rift
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill, is to meet his Roman Catholic counterpart, Pope Francis, during a historic visit to Latin America. The groundbreaking meeting is to ...
Barlaam of Kiev
Barlaam of Kiev (Russian: Варлаам Печерский, Varlaam Pecherskiy) was an Eastern Orthodox saint. He was the first abbot of the monastery Kiev Pechersk Lavra, located in Kiev, Rus', and served toget...
Barlaam of Kiev - Wikipedia
Ukrainian Lutheran Church
The Ukrainian Lutheran Church (Українська Лютеранська Церква) or ULC is a Christian denomination of the Lutheran tradition based in the eastern European country of Ukraine. It consists of 25 congregat...
Manyava Skete
Manyava Skete of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, (transliterated often as Maniava or Manjava Skete) - otherwise known as Ukrainian Athos, is Orthodox solitary cell men´s monastery (skete) in the Car...
Manyava Skete - Wikipedia