The temple of the Holy virgin in the village Buderazh, Rivne region. Photo from open sourcesin the Morning Church the raiders came in several cars to the Svyato-Pokrovsky temple, broke down the doors and took possession of the Church owned by the community of the UOC.
October 26, 2019, around 6:00, supporters of the PCU, headed by the former Chairman of the Zdolbuniv regional state administration Sergey Kondratuka seized the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in the village Buderazh Zdolbuniv district, Rivne region. About it the correspondent of the SPM.
According to eyewitnesses, today in the morning when it was still dark, to the Svyato-Pokrovsky temple drove a few cars with the young men from neighbouring settlements. The invaders broke down the metal door and entered the religious building which is an architectural monument and belongs to the religious community of the UOC.
Led the capture of the ex-Zdolbuniv head of RGA Sergey Kondratuk, widely known for their raider activities in his district.
Ex-Zdolbuniv head of RGA Sergey Kondratuk the moment the residents of the village Buderazh called to the scene of the incident to the police and representatives of the diocese of Rivne of the UOC to find out all circumstances of incident.
As reported informally SPM sources in the local authorities, “vacation” is over and in the near future we should expect a new wave of seizures of churches of the UOC.
We will remind, earlier Svyato-Pokrovskaya community of the UOC of the village Buderazh appealed to Vladimir Zelensky with a request not to allow lawless action against their temple.
9 February 2019 at the meeting of the parish Council, the religious community of the village majority of the votes voted in favor of remaining faithful to the canonical Church and in support of his Beatitude Metropolitan of Kyiv and all Ukraine Onuphrius. 17 Feb 2019 at the country club, the supporters, the DNC organized a meeting of the territorial community, which voted for a change of jurisdiction of the local parish of the UOC. 11 may 2019 supporters of the DNC tried to seize churches of the UOC in Buderazh, with the result that there was a fight that had to intervene the police. Subsequently, after an unsuccessful capture attempt, under pressure of the community ptsu budaratskiy village head tried to persuade the rector Archpriest Vyacheslav Grischuk to alternate worship services.