Sonya Bilocerkowycz

Sonya Bilocerkowycz

Articles by Sonya Bilocerkowycz

Abducted Catholic priest released in Ukraine amid unrest

May 30, 2014 / 11:32 am

In the midst of ongoing fighting in eastern Ukraine, a Roman Catholic priest from Poland who was kidnapped May 27 by separatists in the city of Donetsk has been released.

Ukrainian Catholics experiencing 'total persecution' in Crimea

Mar 18, 2014 / 15:10 pm

As the Russian president signed a bill to annex Crimea Tuesday, the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in the peninsula has been experiencing what a Church official calls “total persecution.”

Ukrainian Catholic Church sees growth in south of country

Feb 27, 2014 / 12:21 pm

A new diocese of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has been established in southern Ukraine, following a decision to divide the former Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Odesa-Krym in two.

Catholic campus in Ukraine mourns lecturer killed in protests

Feb 21, 2014 / 04:01 am

Ukrainian Catholic University, located in the far-western city of Lviv, is lamenting the death of one of its lecturers who was killed Feb. 20 during anti-government protests in Kyiv.