New Albany Orthodox church to host prayer service for Ukrainian p…

New Albany Orthodox church to host prayer service for Ukrainian p…

The Rev. Michael Kirkland, a priest with the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, will be hosting a prayer service Sunday, Orthodox Easter, to pray for Ukraine. The service will be held at 4 pm at the Holy Resurrection Melkite Greek Catholic Church, 4611 Glenmawr Ave.

The Rev. Michael Kirkland considers himself Ukrainian, not by blood however by his religious heritage.

The Orthodox priest was ordained by Ukrainian refugees and now leads St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Church in New Albany. 

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His religious heritage, the conflict amongst Russia and the Ukraine, and the easy undeniable fact that Orthodox Easter, Pascha, happens everywhere in the an identical time as Judaism’s Passover are good causes Kirkland desired to do some factor for Ukrainian of us.

So he seen as what he understood excellent: prayer.

So at 4 p.m. Sunday on Pascha, Kirkland is internet hosting a prayer help for Ukrainian individuals at Holy Resurrection Church, 4611 Glenmawr Ave, on Columbus’ Northeast Side.

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