Izhor, Ingrian in Ukraine


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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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Introduction / History

The Ingrian Izhor are also called Izhorians. Their homeland is mainly in Russia, through some live in Ukraine. They do not speak their own language; those in Ukraine speak Ukrainian and those in Russia speak Russian. There is a related group in Finland.
Those in Russia live near St. Petersburg, so the founding of that city had a large impact on their lives. They faced much hardship in WWII during the Siege of Leningrad.


What Are Their Lives Like?

For the most part, the Izhor people live like the Russians and Ukrainians.


What Are Their Beliefs?

The Izhor people are either Eastern Orthodox or Lutheran. They retain some pre-Christian religious practices.


What Are Their Needs?

The Izhors need to give Jesus the primary place in their spiritual lives.


Prayer Points

Pray for Izhor Christian believers to disciple others.
Pray for a spiritual hunger that will lead them to the cross and the empty grave.
Pray for the Izhor Christians to be salt and light to others during this time of turmoil in Ukraine and Russia.


Scripture Prayers for the Izhor, Ingrian in Ukraine.


References

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Izhorians
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ingrian_Finns
https://euromaidanpress.com/tags/ingria/


Profile Source:   Joshua Project  

People Name General Izhor, Ingrian
People Name in Country Izhor, Ingrian
Alternate Names Ingrian-Finn; Izhor; Khava; Luzh
Population this Country 700
Population all Countries 1,500
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
People ID 12304
ROP3 Code 104135
ROP25 Code 303291
ROP25 Name Izhor
Country Ukraine
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
Continent Europe
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Country Ukraine
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
Continent Europe
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked

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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.80 %)
74.00 %
Ethnic Religions
26.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Primary Language Ukrainian
Language Code ukr   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Ingrian
Primary Language Ukrainian
Language Code ukr   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Ingrian
People Groups Speaking Ukrainian

Primary Language:  Ukrainian

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1869-2016)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1880-1997)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1903-2020)
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