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Веденеев Д. В., Шкаровский М. В. Репрессивные акции органов государственной безопасности против общин ≪Истинно Православной Церкви≫ в Украинской ССР (1944–1953 гг.) // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2016. Вып. 2 (69). С. 49-65. DOI: 10.15382/sturII201669.49-65
In the article on the basis of unknown scientific community documents of the Soviet state security bodies provides an analysis of the objectives and key areas of operational work and repressive actions of the security services communities against True Orthodox Church (TOC) in the Ukrainian SSR in 1944–1953. The characteristic of agent and operational developments NKGB–MGB–KGB of the USSR against the so-called «catacomb Church», as a form of religious and social protest against aggressive atheistic policy of the Communist authorities, infringement of the rights of believers. The basic forms and methods of intelligence and operational activities of the security organs, aimed at creating informer positions in the environment of the communities of the TOC, making the split in the ranks of the adepts of secret religious sects, the collection of «compromising material» as the basis for the application of harsh repressive measures against the movement of the TOC. The authors pay special attention to the organization and personnel of units of the NKGB–MGB–KGB, engaged, according to the terminology, «the struggle with the Church-sectarian counterrevolution» and «Church-monarchist underground», a leading representative of which was considered in the TOC, particularly active in Chernihiv, Sumy, and Kharkiv oblasts of the Ukrainian SSR and the Donbass, and also in the neighboring regions of the Russian black soil region and the North Caucasus. Given the author’s periodization of the development of the catacomb movement, highlights the historical conditions of its creation and release in the USSR. Through the prism of intelligence documents examines the liturgical aspect of the TOC, its governing structure, forms of secrecy and concealment from the prosecution authorities, the position of the catacomb members in relation to social life and social structure in the USSR.
repression, religious opposition, «True Orthodox Church», the state security organs, social protest.

1. Alekseev V., Stavru F. 1981 “Russkaja Pravoslavnaja Cerkov' na okkupirovannoj nemcami territorii” (Russian Orthodox Church on the Territory Occupied by Germans), in Russkoe Vozrozhdenie, 1981, vol. 16.
2. Andreev I. O polozhenii Pravoslavnoj Cerkvi v Sovetskom Sojuze. Katakombnaja Cerkov' v SSSR (About Position of the Orthodox Church in Soviet Union. Catacomb Church in USSR), Dzhordanvill, 1951.
3. Babenko L. 2006 “Posilennja rolі specsluzhb u borot'bі z relіgієju perіodu kolektivіzacії” (Aggravation of Secret Services’ Role in Struggle against Religion in the Period of Collectivization), in Ukraїns'kij seljanin: Zb. nauk prac', Cherkasi, 2006, vol. 10.
4. Bazhan O. 2007 “Represії sered duhovenstva ta vіrujuchih v URSR v chasi «velikogo teroru»: statistichnij aspect” (Repressions against Clergy and Believers in Ukranian SSR in Period of the “Great Terror”), in Z arhіvіv VUChK–GPU–NKVD–KGB, 2007, vol. 2/29.
5. Vedeneev D., Lisenko O. 2012 “Relіgіjnі konfesії Ukraїni jak ob’ekt operativnoї rozrobki nіmec'kih і radjans'kih specsluzhb (1943–1945 rr.)” (Religious Confessions of Ukraine as Object of Operative Working of German and Soviet Secret Services), in Ukraїns'kij іstorichnij zhurnal, 2012, vol. 4.
6. Gordіenko V. 1998 “Nіmec'ko-fashists'kij okupacіjnij rezhim і pravoslavnі konfesії v Ukraїnі” (German-Fascist Occupational Regime and Orthodox Confessions in Ukraine), in Ukraїns'kij іstorichnij zhurnal, 1998, vol. 3.
7. Mihajluca M. Pravoslavna cerkva na Pіvdnі Ukraїni v roki Drugoї svіtovoї vіjni (1939–1945) (Orthodox Church in the Southern Ukraine in the Years of the Second World War (1939–1945)), Odessa, 2008.
8. Odincov M. Vlast' i religija v gody vojny. Gosudarstvo i religioznye organizacii v SSSR v gody Velikoj Otechestvennoj vojny 1941–1945 gg. (Power and Religion in the Years of War. State and Religious Organizations in USSR in the Years of the Great Patrioric War 1941–1945), Moscow, 2005.
9. Pospelovskij D. Russkaja pravoslavnaja cerkov' v XX veke (Russian Orthodox Church in XX Century), Moscow, 1995.
10. 1995 “Religioznye organizacii v SSSR: nakanune i v pervye gody Velikoj Otechestvennoj vojny (1938–1943 gg.)” (Religious Organizations in USSR before and in the First Years of the Great Patrioric War (1938–1943)), in Otechestvennye arhivy, 1995, vol. 2.
11. Trigub O. 2007 “Pereslіduvannja antisergіevs'koї opozicії v RPC: z іstorії «іstinno-pravoslavnoї cerkvi» (1932–1941 rr.)” (Persecutions of the Anti-Sergij Opposition in ROC: from the History of the
“True Orthodox Church” (1932–1941), in Z arhіvіv VUChK–GPU–NKVD–KGB, 2007, vol. 2.
12. Cibul'kіn V., Lisjuk І. SS-Anenerbe: rozsekrechenі fajli (SS-Ahnenerbe: Declassified Files), Kiev, 2010.
13. Cibul'kіn V., Rozhen L., Vedeneev D. Narisi z іstorії rozvіdki sub’єktіv derzhavotvorennja na terenah Ukraїni (Sketches from Intellegence History of State Subjects in the Territory of Ukraine), Kiev, 2011.
14. Chaev P. 1982 “Katakombnye monastyri” (Catacomb Monasteries), in Grani, 1982, vol. 123.
15. Shkarovskij M. Iosifljanstvo: techenie v Russkoj Pravoslavnoj Cerkvi (“Iosifljanstvo”: Stream in Russian Orthodox Church), Saint-Petersburg, 1999.
16. Shkarovskij M. Krest i svastika. Nacistskaja Germanija i Pravoslavnaja Cerkov' (Cross and Swastika. Nazis Germany and Orthodox Church), Moscow, 2007.
17. Shkarovskij M. Politika Tret'ego rejha po otnosheniju k Russkoj Pravoslavnoj Cerkvi v svete arhivnyh materialov 1935–1945 godov (Politics of the Third Reich towards Russian Orthodox Church in Light of Archive Materials of 1935–1945), Moscow, 2003.
18. Shumilo S. V katakombah. Pravoslavnoe podpol'e v SSSR: Konspekt po istorii Istinno-pravoslavnoj cerkvi v SSSR (In Catacombs. Orthodox Underground in USSR: Summary for History of the True Orthodox Church in USSR), Luck, 2011.
19. Jakunin V. Russkaja Pravoslavnaja Cerkov' na okkupirovannyh territorijah SSSR v gody Velikoj Otechestvennoj vojny 1941–1945 (Russian Orthodox Church in the Occupied Territories in the Years of the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945), Samara, 2001.
20. Russian Orthodox Bishops in the Soviet Union. 1941–1953, New York, 1954.
Vedeneev Dmitrii
Shkarovskii Mikhail
Веденеев Д. В., Шкаровский М. В. Репрессивные акции органов государственной безопасности против общин ≪Истинно-Православной Церкви≫ в Украинской ССР (1944–1953 гг.) (окончание) // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2016. Вып. 3 (70). С. 77-92. DOI: 10.15382/sturII201670.77-92
In the article on the basis of unknown scientific community documents of the Soviet state security bodies provides an analysis of the objectives and key areas of operational work and repressive actions of the security services communities against «True Orthodox Church» (TOC) in the Ukrainian SSR in 1944–1953. The characteristic of agent and operational developments NKGB-MGB-KGB of the USSR against the so-called «catacomb Church», as a form of religious and social protest against aggressive atheistic policy of the Communist authorities, infringement of the rights of believers. The basic forms and methods of intelligence and operational activities of the security organs, aimed at creating informer positions in the environment of the communities of the TOC, making the split in the ranks of the adepts of secret religious sects, the collection of «compromising material» as the basis for the application of harsh repressive measures against the movement of the TOC. The authors pay special attention to the organization and personnel of units of the NKGB-MGB-KGB, engaged, according to the terminology, «the struggle with the Church-sectarian counterrevolution» and «Church-monarchist underground», a leading representative of which was considered in the TOC, particularly active in Chernihiv, Sumy, and Kharkiv oblasts of the Ukrainian SSR and the Donbass, and also in the neighboring regions of the Russian black soil region and the North Caucasus. Given the author’s periodization of the development of the catacomb movement, highlights the historical conditions of its creation and release in the USSR. Through the prism of intelligence documents examines the liturgical aspect of the TOC, its governing structure, forms of secrecy and concealment from the prosecution authorities, the position of the catacomb members in relation to social life and social structure in the USSR.
repression, religious opposition, «True Orthodox Church», the state security organs, social protest.

1. Alekseev V., Stavru F. 1981 “Russkaja Pravoslavnaja Cerkov' na okkupirovannoj nemcami territorii” (Russian Orthodox Church on the Territory Occupied by Germans), in Russkoe Vozrozhdenie, 1981, vol. 16.
2. Andreev I. O polozhenii Pravoslavnoj Cerkvi v Sovetskom Sojuze. Katakombnaja Cerkov' v SSSR (About Position of the Orthodox Church in Soviet Union. Catacomb Church in USSR), Dzhordanvill, 1951.
3. Babenko L. 2006 “Posilennja rolі specsluzhb u borot'bі z relіgієju perіodu kolektivіzacії” (Aggravation of Secret Services’ Role in Struggle against Religion in the Period of Collectivization), in Ukraїns'kij seljanin: Zb. nauk prac', Cherkasi, 2006, vol. 10.
4. Bazhan O. 2007 “Represії sered duhovenstva ta vіrujuchih v URSR v chasi «velikogo teroru»: statistichnij aspect” (Repressions against Clergy and Believers in Ukranian SSR in Period of the “Great Terror”), in Z arhіvіv VUChK–GPU–NKVD–KGB, 2007, vol. 2/29.
5. Vedeneev D., Lisenko O. 2012 “Relіgіjnі konfesії Ukraїni jak ob’ekt operativnoї rozrobki nіmec'kih і radjans'kih specsluzhb (1943–1945 rr.)” (Religious Confessions of Ukraine as Object of Operative Working of German and Soviet Secret Services), in Ukraїns'kij іstorichnij zhurnal, 2012, vol. 4.
6. Vedeneev D. 2014 “Antireligioznoe podrazdelenie organov gosbezopasnosti sovetskoj Ukrainy (1945–1950-e gg.)” (Anti-Religion Division of Secret Services of Soviet Ukraine (1945–1950s)), in Istoricheskie chtenija na Lubjanke. 2014 god, Moscow, 2014, pp. 185–197.
7. Vedeneev D. 2014 “Rukovoditel' antireligioznogo podrazdelenija gosbezopasnosti v Ukraine: k biografii polkovnika Viktora Suhonina” (Head of Anti-Religion Division of Secret Service in Ukraine: tp Biography of Colonel Viktor Suhonin), in Cerkva-nauka-suspіl'stvo: Materіali Dvanadcjatoї Mіzhnarodnoї naukovoї konferencії (28–30 travnja 2014 r.), Kiev, 2014, pp. 172–175.
8. Vedeneev D. 2015 “Chekisty Ukrainy na «religioznom fronte»” (Secret Service Members of Ukraine on “Religious Front”), in Rodina, 2014, vol. 12, pp. 110–113; 2015, vol. 1, pp. 117–119.
9. Gordіenko V. 1998 “Nіmec'ko-fashists'kij okupacіjnij rezhim і pravoslavnі konfesії v Ukraїnі”, in Ukraїns'kij іstorichnij zhurnal, 1998, vol. 3, pp. 107–119.
10. Dem'janov A. Istinno pravoslavnoe hristianstvo (True Orthodox Christianity), Voronezh, 1977.
11. Zarubezhnye klerikal'no-podryvnye i religioznye organizacii (Foreign Clerical-Undermining and Religious Organizations), Moscow, 1986.
12. Mihajluca M. Pravoslavna cerkva na Pіvdnі Ukraїni v roki Drugoї svіtovoї vіjni (1939–1945) (Orthodox Church in the Southern Ukraine in the Years of the Second World War (1939–1945)), Odessa, 2008.
13. Odincov M. Vlast' i religija v gody vojny. Gosudarstvo i religioznye organizacii v SSSR v gody Velikoj Otechestvennoj vojny 1941–1945 gg. (Power and Religion in the Years of War. State and Religious Organizations in USSR in the Years of the Great Patrioric War 1941–1945), Moscow, 2005.
14. Pospelovskij D. Russkaja pravoslavnaja cerkov' v XX veke (Russian Orthodox Church in XX Century), Moscow, 1995.
15. 1995 “Religioznye organizacii v SSSR: nakanune i v pervye gody Velikoj Otechestvennoj vojny (1938–1943 gg.)” (Religious Organizations in USSR before and in the First Years of the Great Patrioric War (1938–1943)), in Otechestvennye arhivy, 1995, vol. 2.
16. Trigub O. 2007 “Pereslіduvannja antisergіevs'koї opozicії v RPC: z іstorії «іstinno-pravoslavnoї cerkvi» (1932–1941 rr.)” (Persecutions of the Anti-Sergij Opposition in ROC: from the History of the
“True Orthodox Church” (1932–1941), in Z arhіvіv VUChK–GPU–NKVD–KGB, 2007, vol. 2.
17. Cibul'kіn V., Lisjuk І. SS-Anenerbe: rozsekrechenі fajli (SS-Ahnenerbe: Declassified Files), Kiev, 2010.
18. Cibul'kіn V., Rozhen L., Vedeneev D. Narisi z іstorії rozvіdki sub’єktіv derzhavotvorennja na terenah Ukraїni (Sketches from Intellegence History of State Subjects in the Territory of Ukraine), Kiev, 2011.
19. Chaev P. 1982 “Katakombnye monastyri” (Catacomb Monasteries), in Grani, 1982, vol. 123.
20. Shkarovskij M. Iosifljanstvo: techenie v Russkoj Pravoslavnoj Cerkvi (“Iosifljanstvo”: Stream in Russian Orthodox Church), Saint-Petersburg, 1999.
21. Shkarovskij M. Krest i svastika. Nacistskaja Germanija i Pravoslavnaja Cerkov' (Cross and Swastika. Nazis Germany and Orthodox Church), Moscow, 2007.
22. Shkarovskij M. Politika Tret'ego rejha po otnosheniju k Russkoj Pravoslavnoj Cerkvi v svete arhivnyh materialov 1935–1945 godov (Politics of the Third Reich towards Russian Orthodox Church in Light of Archive Materials of 1935–1945), Moscow, 2003.
23. Shumilo S. V katakombah. Pravoslavnoe podpol'e v SSSR: Konspekt po istorii Istinno-pravoslavnoj cerkvi v SSSR (In Catacombs. Orthodox Underground in USSR: Summary for History of the True Orthodox Church in USSR), Luck, 2011.
24. Jakunin V. Russkaja Pravoslavnaja Cerkov' na okkupirovannyh territorijah SSSR v gody Velikoj Otechestvennoj vojny 1941–1945 (Russian Orthodox Church in the Occupied Territories in the Years of the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945), Samara, 2001.
25. Russian Orthodox Bishops in the Soviet Union. 1941–1953, New York, 1954.
Vedeneev Dmitrii
Shkarovskii Mikhail
Шкаровский М. В., Веденеев Д. В. Оперативная разработка и репрессии советских органов государственной безопасности против религиозного течения "подгорновцев"("стефановцев") в 1930-1950-е гг. // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2017. Вып. 75. С. 94-119. DOI: 10.15382/sturII201775.94-119
The paper deals with the origin, spread and characteristic features of religious and socio-cultural life of the oppositional (“catacomb”) religious movement of podgornovtsi during the period of the 1930–1960s. This study is based on recently declassifi ed documents of Soviet state security organs. The paper considers the personality of the founder of the movement Stefan Podgornyi and the transformation of the movement from the anti-canonical Orthodoxy to a quasireligious variety of the anti-Communist opposition. This transformation was caused by the persecution of the Orthodox Church in the 1920s, the forced collectivisation, destruction of the traditional way of village life, as well as the official position of Moscow Patriarchate as to the recognition of the Soviet state. The paper discusses forms and methods of the police investigation and repressions against podgornovtsi. Based on documents from archives of Ukrainian state security organs (it should be noted that the movement was particularly popular in the Ukraine), the paper shows features of the religious “doctrine” of the movement, its rites, worldview, social and political beliefs and everyday life of the adherents of the movement, as well as their relationships with German military organs and postwar repressions against the movement. It is concluded that the spread of this movement in the USSR was a logical result of persecution of the canonical Orthodoxy and the restriction of religious freedom. Communities of podgornovtsi embodied such characteristic features of “religious underground” as deliberate withdrawal from any social and political events of the state, maximal distancing from social life and the corresponding upbringing of children, apocalyptic sentiment, denial to perform social duties, including military service and voting in elections.
Orthodox Church, antireligious policy, religious opposition, “catacomb” Church, state atheism, state security organs, repressions

Vedenieiev D., Bustryuchin G., Dvobiy bez compromisiv. Protuborstvo spezpidrozdiliv OUN ta radyanskich sil spezoperaziy. 1945–1980-ti roku, Kiyv, 2007.
Galuyzevuy dergavnyu archive SBU. Putuyvnik, Charkiv, 2009.
Sergiushyuk V., OUN-UPA v roku viynu novi dokumentu i materijalu, Kiyv, 1996.
Shumilo S., “Issledovanij katacombnuych i pechatnuych kniyg: k postanoyvke problemuy”, in: Cherniygovskiuy Afinu, 2014, 2, 209-226.
Shkarovskii Mikhail
Vedeneev Dmitrii
Веденеев д. В. «Решительный враг Ватикана и унии». Спецслужбы и протопресвитер Гавриил Костельник в контексте создания предпосылок к ликвидации унии в Западной Украине (1939–1944 гг.) // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2017. Вып. 79. С. 85-105. DOI: 10.15382/sturII201779.85-105
This article deals with the investigation by NKVD-NKGB of the prominent religious figure, theologian and essay writer, priest of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church Gabriel Kostel’nyk; the aim of this investigation was to involve him in organising the liquidation of Brest Church Union of the year 1596, the dissolution of Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church and its merger with the Russian Orthodox Church. The study draws on little-known or fi rstly employed documents of Soviet state security institutions. The article analyses main stages in the strategy of Soviet authorities aimed at the liquidation of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church in the context of Sovietifi cation of the Western Ukraine. Using various documents of security services, the article describes contradictory religious, social and political views as well as the world outlook of Dr. Kostel’nyk that had led him to the position of the Head of the Workgroup (May 1945 — March 1946) for organising the integration of Greek Catholics into the Orthodox Church. The article also studies forms and methods of the Soviet security service in the sphere of religion, the specifi city of forced interaction of the Head of the Workgroup with state security services (which in those days were the key instrument of the policy of state atheism), addresses social and psychological features of Father Gabriel’s personality, his attempts to play a peculiar but fruitless “game” with atheistic authorities. Finally, the article looks into the circumstances surrounding the tragic death of the priest, main versions of the assassination attempt, the response to his activity from his contemporaries.
Greek Catholicism, Orthodoxy, counterintelligence, Ukrainian nationalism, political repressions, Vatican
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Vedeneyev Dmiytry
Academic Degree: Doctor of Sciences* in History;
Academic Rank: Professor;
Place of work: National Academy of Managerial Staff of Culture and Arts (Ukraine);
Post: Professor of the humanitarian sciences chair;
ORCID: 0000 0002 8929 9875;
Email: zastava67@i.ua. *According to ISCED 2011, a post-doctoral degree called Doctor of Sciences (D.Sc.) is given to reflect second advanced research qualifications or higher doctorates.
Веденеев Д. В. Деятельность советских спецслужб по ликвидации Греко-Католической Церкви в Закарпатской Украине // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2019. Вып. 88. С. 78-97. DOI: 10.15382/sturII201988.78-97
This article draws on little-known documents of Soviet special services and sheds light on law enforcement activities of the Ministry of State Security of the USSR and Ukrainian SSR in the process of liquidation of the Greek Catholic Church in the Transcarpathian Ukraine in 1949. The events in Transcarpathia, where the “self-dissolving” of the Uniate Church took place in 1948‒1949, did not receive a full and detailed description before. Scholars did not pay much attention to the activities of special services that in many respects made possible the reuniting of Greek Catholics and the Orthodox Church. The study of these events has become possible only recently as previously classifi ed documents have been made public. This article examines the confessional situation and social and religious attitudes in the region after its inclusion in the USSR in 1945, resistance of the clergy and hierarchs against incorporating the Greek Catholic Church into the Orthodox Church. The article also studies the mechanism of law enforcement and special propagandist activities of the special service in destroying the local community of Greek Catholics, in creating points of infl uence among the clergy of the Greek-Catholic Church, in preparation of the act of eliminating the Church Union in the Transcarpathian Ukraine according to the “Plan of Law Enforcement Activities for the Liquidation of the Greek-Catholic Church in the Transcarpathian Region of the Ukrainian SSR” approved by Minister of State Security of the Ukrainian SSR S.R. Savchenko on 14 January, 1948. Using previously unknown documents, this article sheds light on the circumstances of the death of the leader of the Greek Catholic Church of Transcarpathia bishop Theodor Romga (Russ. Теодор Ромжа), who might have become victim of a terrorist act of state security organs because of his relentless resistance against the elimination of the Church Union in the region. Besides, the documents identifi ed allow one to doubt certain “sensational versions” of the hierarch’s death, among others described by P.A. Sudoplatov. The article discusses features of liquidation of the Union, consequences of Mukachevo act of 1949 and the subsequent measures of state security organs of the Ukrainian SSR.
Greek Catholic Church, church-state relations in USSR, persecution of believers, Soviet special services, Transcarpathian Ukraine
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Vedeneev Dmytro
Academic Degree: Doctor of Sciences* in History;
Academic Rank: Professor;
Place of work: National Academy of Culture and Arts Management; 9 Lavrska Str., Kyiv, 01015, Ukraine;
Post: Professor of the humanitarian sciences chair;
ORCID: 0000 0002 8929 9875;
Email: zastava67@i.ua. *According to ISCED 2011, a post-doctoral degree called Doctor of Sciences (D.Sc.) is given to reflect second advanced research qualifications or higher doctorates.
Веденеев д. В. Экспансия Римо-Католической Церкви в Центральную и Восточную Украину и противодействие ей советских спецслужб (1920–1940-е гг.) // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2020. Вып. 95. С. 142-162. DOI: 10.15382/sturII202095.142-162
Using little-known documents of Soviet special services, the article studies the mechanism and process of proselytism, political and information-related expansion of the Roman Catholic Church onto the non-canonic for the Vatican regions of Central and Eastern Ukraine from the 1920s to 1945. Using the information and analytics of Soviet special services of state security, the article describes structures and educational institutions of the Vatican that promoted the Papal infl uence on the East, collected spy information, turned people into Catholicism and created corresponfi ng atmosphere in society. Particular attention is paid to the activity of the Roman Catholic Church in the Ukraine during World War II, when the Vatican, in fact, took a position of friendly neutrality to Hitler and attempted to use the occupation of the Ukraine for creating long-term positions there. Using the documents of the People’s Commissariat for Internal Aff airs and People’s Commissariat for State Security of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic and of the USSR, the article studies the activity of state security organs against the Vatican in the Ukraine, including the struggle against the Polish nationalist underground (operation “Sejm”). The article also describes the position of the Kremlin as to the Greek Catholics in the USSR and Greek Catholics of the Ukraine. The conclusion of the article is that the attempts of Rome to intervene in the process of post-war regulations from pro-German positions, the external political ambitions and aggressive Papal policy in furthering its infl uence over the non-canonic territory in the East, serious involvement of the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church and anti-Soviet military underground rebel movement resulted in a direct opposition between the Soviet state security organs and Catholicism in the Ukraine.
Roman Catholic Church, Vatican, religious expansion, Ukraine, intelligence service, counterintelligence service, Second World War
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Vedeneev Dmytro
Academic Degree: Doctor of Sciences* in History;
Academic Rank: Professor;
Place of work: National Academy of Culture and Arts Management; 9 Lavrska Str., Kyiv, 01015, Ukraine;
Post: Professor of the humanitarian sciences chair;
ORCID: 0000 0002 8929 9875;
Email: zastava67@i.ua. *According to ISCED 2011, a post-doctoral degree called Doctor of Sciences (D.Sc.) is given to reflect second advanced research qualifications or higher doctorates.