The temple of the Holy Martyr Elias of the former UOC-MP in the village Green Yar of the Nikolaev area burned
The hooligans broke the window and threw the Molotov cocktail.
According to the Union of Orthodox journalists before the arson criminals off the power supply, causing alarm system and video camera didn’t work.
In the temple were smashed Windows, burned curtains and damaged two mats on the floor, the walls were covered with soot, icons, and towels on icons blackened by burning. Also vandals tried to pull out of the ground a wooden cross standing at the entrance to the Church.
The fire was extinguished, the details of the incident are established.
On the night of 6 February in Zaporozhye unknown persons desecrated and burned down the former temple of the UOC-MP in honor of St. Alexis of Carpatho.
Note that a similar case occurred in the town of Rzhyshchiv Belotserkovsky district, Kiev region, where unknown staged arson at the Holy Trinity Church of Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate.
As reported in the outreach Department of the UOC-MP, the incident occurred on Sunday morning, December 9.
“The fire Department immediately arrived at the scene, began to extinguish the front door, which at that time already almost completely burned down, and the right side of the temple, where flames spread. Then came the parishioners, they began to help extinguish the Church, which was all in smoke,” — said clergyman of the Church, priest Georgy Gig.
He said that discovered the fire around 7 am. As a result of PE were damaged murals.
Police opened a criminal case under two articles: “Violation of established by legislation requirements of fire safety” and “Arson”.
As you know, such cases and attacking the side of the UOC MP began after Ukraine Thomas. January 5, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew signed the Tomos of autocephaly of the United Orthodox Church of Ukraine. Many Ukrainians have moved to the PCU.
We will remind, the Moscow priest destroyed the Ukrainian Church for the sake of revenge is in full swing scandal.
As reported Politeka, ptsu responded to wedding and baptism in the MP.
Politeka also wrote that Moscow priest found an Arsenal of weapons in the Lviv region.