The UGCC Easter services will be broadcast live on Live TV, as well as on national and regional television channels in Ukraine.
This was reported by the press service of the Ukrainian Greco-Catholic Church.
“On Sunday, April 19, 2020, the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church celebrates the biggest holiday of the year of the church: the resurrection of the Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ. On this day, services will begin at 7:30 am in the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ. Tomb, Easter will be served in the morning, Bishop’s Divine Liturgy and the consecration of Easter cakes. These services will be broadcast live on Live TV, “said the message.
It should be noted that the live broadcast can be watched on the live TV channel on YouTube or on the live TV page on Facebook. This broadcast on their airwaves will be relayed by the national and regional television channels of Ukraine.
In their entirety (from 7:30 am to 11:00 am), the divine services of the patriarchal cathedral will be broadcast on the television channels “5”, “Public”, “ICTV”, “Espresso”, “Kiev” (the list of television channels can still be completed) “, 24” Will broadcast the liturgy, which will begin approximately at 9:00 am.
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As reported by Ukrinform, President Vladimir Zelensky called on church leaders of all faiths to perform divine services without the presence of believers, so as not to create crowds and therefore not to contribute to the spread of the coronavirus. .
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church will not hold traditional joint consecrations of willows and Easter dishes in churches and temple grounds, and visits to cemeteries on the day of the funeral have been postponed to June 6.
The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has urged not to bring a vine to Palm Church on Palm Sunday and Easter baskets for Easter. Everyone can dedicate both the vine and the Easter baskets at home through online broadcasts.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru