The multiplier nature of the European Reformation and the peculiarities of its perception in Ukraine

Authors

  • Petro Yarotskiy

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.32420/2017.83.772

Keywords:

Reformation, Catholic Church, Orthodox Church, early Protestantism, late Protestantism, Protestant symbol of faith, Ukrainian religious identity

Abstract

The 500th anniversary of the
Reformation (1517 - 2017), which is celebrated in Ukraine at the state level, gives an opportunity to evaluate this event in various dimensions of its foundation, development and transformation in the context of the European transition from feudal relations and their citadel - the Catholic Church to the establishment of protestantism as an innovation faith and ideologiy of a new social formation. The process of the spread of early protestantism in Ukraine an its perception by the Ukrainian mentality and modern functionality in independent Ukraine are researched

Published

2017-09-01

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Section

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