28 people, including 5 children, were being housed in the small Roman Rite parish’s basement.
A Brazilian priest in Ukraine is sheltering refugees in the parish of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Kyiv, of which he is pastor. At the time the news was shared, 28 people were being housed in the small Roman Rite parish’s basement, including 5 children. These are people who have been unable to leave the Ukrainian capital, which is under attack by invading Russian forces.
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