Historians and Reps of UOC-MP Discuss Possibility of Apostle Andrew's Visit to Kyiv
Historians and Reps of UOC-MP Discuss Possibility of Apostle Andrew's
Visit to Kyiv
25 October 2012
In the Church Archeological Museum of the Kyiv Spiritual Academy of the
Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate, a round table
“Christianity in the territory of Ukraine before Volodymyr’s baptism:
problems and prospects of the scholarly discourse” was held on the
occasion of the 1150th anniversary of the Kyiv Metropolitanate.
According to the website of UOC-MP, the meeting was attended by
representatives of the Institute of History of Ukraine of the National
Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Institute of Archeology of the National
Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, St. Tikhon’s Humanitarian Orthodox
University, National Kyiv Cave Historic and Cultural Reserve, spiritual
academies and seminaries of Ukraine and Russia.
According to the organizers, the discussions of whether Apostle Andrew
visited Kyiv and about the baptism of Prince Askold were especially lively.