March 26, 2017
Reverend Andriy Zelinsky, military chaplain, who from the beginning of the Maidan Revolution served the protesters and victims, and then the soldiers and volunteers in the war zone in eastern Ukraine, graduated from Kyiv-Mohyla Academy with a degree in political science. He also received a diploma in philosophy at Stanford University and in theology at Gregorian University in Rome.
A gifted orator and charismatic speaker, Reverend Andriy captivated his audiences in Chicago, through his intellectual approach on the questions of humanity, spirituality, hope, and optimism in the face of adversity. Reverend Zelinsky is a writer, a leader and a patriot of Ukraine, who risks his life serving his people.