What's worse than violent ultranationalism? Answer: violent ultranationalism dosed with religion. I have a feeling that the priest's prayers for peace, stability and the oneness of all are not going to come true anytime soon.
Hah, I doubt Bohdan would try to re-arrange things that much. Bad PR.
But yeah -- Orthodox churches tend to be all standing, all the time. American ones tend to have pews, but not use them much. Here, have a quote from "The Travels of Macarius, Patriarch of Antioch" to see that people like me have been going "??!!" for centuries: "God grant us his especial assistance for the whole of the present week! As for the Muscovites, their feet must surely be of iron!"