New forms of institutionalization of Ukrainian Catholics: a combination of real and virtual


  • Olga Nedavnya



Modern social processes are becoming more dynamic every time, which is reflected also in the peculiarities of the development of most social institutions. This applies in particular to the church. In Ukraine among the most notable of them in this regard - Catholic. While, at the beginning of the rebirth in the independent Ukraine, the Churches, the UGCC and the RCC among them witnessed the revival of the traditional institutional units for them, recently there has been an increase in the latest forms of institutionalization due, among other things, to the rapid development of information and communication technologies and the corresponding changes in people's activities