A word of encouragement for students during the Covid-19 lockdown from Yaroslav Pyzh, The President of the UBTS

Below you can find a short description of each appeal and follow the video link.

April 7:


We are all going through a time that has brought uncertainty and fear, and quarantine has already become a form of our daily life. My desire is to convey to you four thoughts that we found useful, perhaps they can be handy to you as well.

April 1 message:

We learn and get inspired by stories:

  • a Biblical story about Jairus, the head of the synagogue, and a woman suffering from bleeding (Mark 5: 22-43)
  • a story of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War in the United States (1861)

March 24 message:

About the new circumstances for everyone, about the life of the seminary, following Mark 4:35-41 (Storm at the Sea of Galilee).