Ukraine

August 16, 2014 (Source: risu.org )

NFTU: For some reason, as noted by others, the original letter, which was on Pravmir and the MP DECR, was taken down. There were other cache sources for this and other sites that reported on it.

Your Holiness, Brother and concelebrant beloved in the Lord!

I cordially greet you with a wish of peace, God-sent physical strength and unfailing God’s help in your First Hierarch’s ministry.

I’m urged to write you this letter by a deep sense of pain and extreme concern about the situation of the flock of the Church in the eastern Ukraine, where the fratricidal civil war has not stopped for several months.

 

Continue reading….. (original Russian)

August 16, 2014

Pat. Kiril to the Phanar: Unite Against Uniates and Schismatics in Ukraine

August 16, 2014 (Source: risu.org ) NFTU: For some reason, as noted by others, the original letter, which was on Pravmir and the MP DECR, was […]
August 13, 2014

ROCOR (A) Bishop Dionysius (Alferov): Ukrainian Nationalism a “Spiritual Problem”

Reported on July 20, 2014 (Source:www.rusidea.org) (Ideas contained are solely those of the author not of NFTU)   The ongoing confrontation between Russia and Ukraine has […]
August 13, 2014

Solzhenitsyn on the Ukrainian Problem

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August 12, 2014

Controversy In ROCOR (A) Concerning Ukraine-Russia Conflict

August 12, 2014 A controversy within ROCOR (A) has been developing recently over the conflict currently taking place in eastern Ukraine between  Russia and Ukraine.  The […]