Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk receives honorary doctorate (Honoris Causa) at Fordham University in USA


   His Beatitude Sviatoslav on November 20, 2011, received an honorary degree of Doctor of Humanities (Honoris Causa) at the Fordham University in the USA. On the same day in the University Church the coat-of-arms of Cardinal Lubomyr Husar, Major Archbishop Emeritus, was unveiled and blessed. The blessing was read by the UGCC primate and Archbishop of New York Timothy Dolan, President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Patriarch Sviatoslav calls Holodomor test of cheapest Weapon of mass destruktion


   The Ukrainian nation and the whole civilized world are still waiting for a thorough study of the genocide against Ukrainians in 1932-1933 and the dethroning of the myths about it, the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk, stated during his pastoral visit to New York.

Euro Stadium Arena Lviv Consecrated


   The new stadium built in Lviv for Euro 2012 was consecrated on November 13. Representatives of the clergy of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate, Roman Catholic Church, Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church, Armenian Apostolic Church and Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate participated in the consecration of Arena Lviv.

Young people prepare questions for His Beatitude Sviatoslav


   “For help for a variety of projects I want to have contact with youth, want them to feel they are heard by the head of the Church,” His Beatitude Sviatoslav, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, said in an interview.

Christian Physikans’ Conference gaters over 400 participants from 20 Countries


   How to tell someone about the death of close relative and how to overcome fatigue? What is the Christian physician’s answer to questions of death and disaster? And finally, how to overcome the dualism between a doctor and a patient and practice medicine based on values​​? These are the questions faced by many physicians, both experienced and young.

UGCC primate calls "all the Ukrainian people of God to join pilgrimage to Rome"


   UGCC primate calls "all the Ukrainian people of God to join pilgrimage to Rome". The pilgrimage will take place on the occasion of the blessing of the restored Cathedral of St. Sophia at the feast of the Protection of the Virgin Mary, October 14, 2012. Also, it will celebrate the 120th anniversary since the birth of Patriarch Josyf Slipyj.

Pope Benedict: Three days that changed the world


   On Thursday Pope Benedict XVI reflected on the three days that change the world – and our relationship with death – forever, as he presided over a solemn liturgy at the Altar of the Cathedra in St Peter’s basilica in suffrage of the Cardinals and Bishops who have died in the past twelve months.

The Pontifical Council for Migrants and Travelers has launched a Web site

image5101 copy.png

   The Pontifical Council for Migrants and Travelers has launched a Web site at The multilingual site will give visitors the "Christian vision" for people in varied situations of human mobility - ranging from refugees to sailors, nomads, airport employees, and people who live and/or work on the street, a note from the council announced.

Assisi 2011: A preview


   Pope Benedict is taking part in a gathering in the Italian city of Assisi on Thursday to commemorate the the 25th anniversary of the Day of Prayer for Peace hosted in the city by Pope John Paul II which was attended by leaders and representatives of the world’s major religions and faiths.

Kent Nagano conducts Bruckner for Pope Benedict


   One of the world's top conductors, Kent Nagano, brings Bavaria's State Orchestra and the Audi Youth Choir Academy to sing for Pope Benedict in the Paul VI audience hall on Saturday evening. The programme features Anton Bruckner's final symphony No.9 in D minor, dedicated to "the beloved God" as well as his Te Deum , performed by soloists from the Bavarian Opera Choir and the 92 member strong youth choir funded by the German car company.

Syndicate content


Друзі сайту


Наша кнопка

<a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" width="140" height="62" alt="Молодіжна комісія МК УГКЦ" />

Молодіжна комісія МК УГКЦ