Holy Fire has been delivered to Ukraine from Jerusalem. The priests meet the delegation at the airport; the broadcast was conducted by the 112 Ukraine channel.
A representative of the Ukrainian delegation of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, Metropolitan of Lutsk and Volyn, delivered a speech to journalists and believers at the Boryspil airport. The fire was distributed to people right in the terminal.
Holy Fire descended in the Jerusalem church of the Holy Sepulchre. It is considered a sanctity for believers, and its appearance is called a miracle.
It comes down every year on Saturday before the Orthodox Easter in the church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem. The service of convergence of the Holy Fire commits the Jerusalem Patriarch personally in the chapel of the Holy Sepulcher. Then Christians spread fire with candles and special lamps all over the world.