Russian-Ukraine war

Vatican foreign minister to visit Ukraine as pope toes delicate line

This post was originally published on this siteVATICAN CITY (AP) — Archbishop Paul Gallagher’s trip comes as the Holy See toes a delicate line in trying to keep alive newly improved ties with the Russian Orthodox Church while offering support to the “martyred” Ukrainian faithful. The post Vatican foreign minister to visit Ukraine as pope…

Faith-based NGOs are helping Ukraine’s children. Now we have to prove it.

This post was originally published on this site(RNS) — Faith-based aid groups need to prove the effectiveness of their holistic approach to caring for refugees. The post Faith-based NGOs are helping Ukraine’s children. Now we have to prove it. appeared first on Religion News Service.

EU reportedly mulling sanctions on Patriarch Kirill

This post was originally published on this site(RNS) — On Tuesday, Patriarch Kirill denied that Russia’s actions in Ukraine amounted to an invasion, insisting ‘Russia has never attacked anyone.’ The post EU reportedly mulling sanctions on Patriarch Kirill appeared first on Religion News Service.

Will the World Council of Churches expel Kirill? We talk with Bishop Mary Ann Swenson

This post was originally published on this site(RNS) — ‘The Orthodox community is very, very important in the World Council of Churches,’ Swenson said. The post Will the World Council of Churches expel Kirill? We talk with Bishop Mary Ann Swenson appeared first on Religion News Service.

Muslims mark Eid al-Fitr holiday with joy, worry

This post was originally published on this siteCAIRO (AP) — This year, Muslims around the world are observing Eid al-Fitr in the shadow of a surge in global food prices exacerbated by the war in Ukraine. The post Muslims mark Eid al-Fitr holiday with joy, worry appeared first on Religion News Service.