About us

Mission of ICH

Research the historical inheritance of church life in Ukraine in the broad Euro-Asian context, critical re-thinking of different aspects of church life by using the newest methodological approaches of contemporary scholarship.


  • Finding, systematizing and publishing the sources of the history of the church in Ukraine
  • Collection and analysis of oral accounts of members of the underground UGCC
  • Analytical and general research of individual problems and phenomena of Ukrainian church history
  • Translation and publication of educational literature


  • Lviv State University
  • Krypiakevych Institute of Ukrainian Studies
  • Institute for Historical Research at Lviv State University
  • Kyivan-Mohyla Academy
  • Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies, St. Paul’s University, Ottawa, Canada
  • Warsaw University