Are ‘Ukrainian Christmas’ and ‘Ukrainian Easter’ coming to an end?

From the Kyiv Post: GENEVA (AP) _ Christianity’s largest ecumenical movement expressed hope Thursday that churches were moving closer to a common Easter for the world’s Christians, despite a historical debate nearly as old as the religion. Catholic and Protestant congregations will celebrate their belief in Jesus’ resurrection on the same day as Orthodox churches […]

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Ukrainian news round-up 5/26/09 – Putin calls Ukraine ‘Little Russia’, Crimea Tartars struggle in Russian-dominate Crimea and remembering Bykivnya

“Any move by the West towards the former Soviet republics is seen as damaging Russia’s interests" the Russian media quoted Putin, "He has a discussion there about Big Russia and Little Russia — Ukraine" quoting a White Army commander during the Bolshevik Revolution. Putin’s reference on Sunday to "Little Russia" — a term used during […]

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