The sniper of the “Aydar” battalion became the “deacon” of the OCU

Former sniper of the “Aydar” battalion Ruslan Kashayuk accepted “deaconhood” in the OCU, according to the Volyn eparchy of the OCU. Before getting to the front line, the “deacon” was a novice in a Crimean monastery, but, in his own words, did not pass the test. Talking about himself in an interview from 2019, Kashayuk talks about his obedience: “For two years he carried out obedience in a monastery in Crimea. God gives us trials as much as we can bear. And even your abbot won’t let you do more…

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Orthodox lawyers demand to call ex-people’s deputy to account for inciting sectarian strife

Recently, on the Facebook social network, on the page of the People’s Deputy of Ukraine of the VII convocation Igor Miroshnichenko, a video appeared in which Igor Miroshnichenko, being near the St. Panteleimon monastery of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, publicly calls on his viewers to the scenario of a tough interfaith confrontation between the believers of the OCU and the UOC, writes UOL in its Telegram-channel. “UOL believes that such public appeals undoubtedly threaten social interfaith peace and are aimed at deliberately consistently rocking the confrontation, increasing the degree of…

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