A delegation of the Scandinavian Episcopal Conference arrived in Kyiv
This was reported by the Information Department of the UGGC.
Today, the guests will visit towns near Kyiv that were destroyed by the Russian army during the spring invasion and occupation in 2022. The delegation will also become familiar with the activities of the Patriarchal foundation "Wise Cause".
In addition, within the framework of the visit, the bishops of the Scandinavian Episcopal Conference will serve the Liturgy in the Roman Catholic Church of St. Alexander. A meeting with the Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine, Larisa Galadza, is also planned.
Bishop Erik Varden is a Norwegian Catholic spiritual writer, Trappist monk and bishop-prelate of the Territorial Prelature of Trondheim.
Cardinal Anders Arborelius is the first Swedish cardinal.