TITLE

Ukraine: Christians in Conflict

AUTHOR(S)
Gregory, Joseph R.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1997, Issue 71, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the conflict among Christians in Ukraine heightened by the violence in the battle between rival Patriarchs vying for the leadership of the Ukrainian Orthodox Christians. Death of Kiev Patriarch Volodymyr; Criticisms made by Patriarch Jarema of the Autocephalous Church against his rivals; Opinion on the use of freedom by the Orthodox Church in Moscow.
ACCESSION #
17767259

 

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