Tensions Rise Over Ukraines New Independent Church | Latest News RSS feed

Tensions Rise Over Ukraines New Independent Church - Latest News

Tensions rise over Ukraine's new independent church

Kiev (AFP) - Ukrainian clerical infighting broke out into the open Wednesday in a development that analysts say may threaten the future of Ukraine's new unified Orthodox -- to Moscow's delight. ... read more

Amid Russia Tensions, Ukraine Moves Toward Separate Church

But Russia’s fostering of a violent separatist movement in eastern Ukraine since 2014 and its seizure of Crimea the same year invigorated the move for a church independent of ... forces for an attack. ... read more

Ukraine-Russia Tensions Rise in Church Row

With an apparent nod from the U.S., the Ecumenical Patriarch’s ruling from Istanbul severed 1000-year ties between Moscow and the Orthodox church in Ukraine, raising further tensions ... over all the ... read more

Looking for another news?

New Church Move Makes For Tense Orthodox Christmas Between Russia And Ukraine

The creation of the independent Ukrainian Church seems like a spiritual matter. It also has very grave political implications. The move threatens to inflame still further tension ... new relationship ... read more

Ukraine Orthodox leaders approve break with Russian church

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Orthodox leaders on Saturday approved the creation of a unified church independent of the Moscow Patriarchate and elected a leader to head that new church — a move that ... read more

Russia Captures Ukrainian Ships. But Is This Church the Next Battleground?

Russia fired upon and seized three Ukrainian ships over ... the new church. There’s just one problem: The Moscow Patriarchate currently controls nearly 12,000 parishes in the country, which face an ... read more

Ukraine set to establish new church, secure split from Russia

Ukrainian priests are set to hold an historic synod on Saturday to work towards founding an independent ... new church. "We will not recognise its legitimacy," he said. "This is not a council, this is ... read more

Gasoline Bombs Lobbed at Kyiv Church as Russia Row Festers

The attack comes amid rising tensions between Kyiv and Moscow over Ukraine's decision to create a new national independent church and severing centuries-old ties with the Russian Orthodox Church. The ... read more

Ukraine creates church independent from Russia

Kiev (AFP) - A historic council of Orthodox bishops in Kiev has created a new Ukrainian church independent from Russia ... This year, those tensions spilled over into the religious arena. - Throwing ... read more

Ukraine creates new Orthodox church independent from Russia

Ties between Russia and Ukraine have broken down since Moscow annexed Crimea in 2014 following a pro-Western uprising in Kiev. This year, those tensions spilled over into the religious ... the ... read more

FeedsRSS Created by. Full RSS Feed | Privacy Policy | Contact Us