International Youth Meeting Held in Kyiv


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KYIV - According to the press service of the Kyivan Archeparchy of the UGCC, an international youth meeting Taize on the subject "Day of trust in Kyiv" was held on October 17, 2009. It was attended by brethren of Taize Georg and of Benoit.

The brethren conducted a discussion of a passage from the Holy Scripture and the participants continued the discussion in groups.

The prayer was conducted in St. Oleksandr Catholic Church. Young people had an opportunity to choose and attend seminars to discuss various aspects of the Christian ministry in the modern world.

"In the world but not of the world" was the general theme of the seminars on faith and social ministry, faith and art, faith and the church in Soviet times in the parishes and communities of Kyiv, Kyiv Mohyla Academy, and the Institute St. Thomas of Aquinas.

In the evening the participants attended the vespers in the Kyivan Cave Monastery.

"The Day of Trust in Kyiv" ended with an evening buffet party, conversation with the brethren, and a viewing of a film.;32436/