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KYIV – THE NEW JERUSALEM

May 19th, 2011 | By

By Bishop Paul Peter Jesep Kyiv is poised to become the New Jerusalem setting a standard for Moscow and Minsk to emulate.  In July 2010, the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church issued a statement calling Kyiv the New Jerusalem because the Ukrainian capital is “a religious ideal that for centuries defined the spiritual, cultural and political…