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  • 8 February 2020, 12:17 | UOC KP | 

    At Filaret’s request, ombudsman Denisova to check the legality of the UOC-KP liquidation

    The Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights, Lyudmyla Denisova, has said that she will appeal to the Minister of culture, youth and sports, Volodymyr Borodyansky, with a request to provide full information on the liquidation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate. Denisova announced this on Facebook after having received Patriarch Emeritus Filaret in her office.

  • 5 February 2020, 09:35 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    OCU Synod suspend Filaret’s activities and bans to perform consecrations

    On February 4, 2020, the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Orthodox Church of Ukraine) met at the Congregational Hall of the Kyiv Orthodox Theological Academy presided over by His Beatitude Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine.

  • 21 January 2020, 10:28 | UOC KP | 

    Filaret wants to merge with UOC MP in one Kyiv Patriarchate

    At a press conference held on January 20 in Kyiv, Filaret told what he expected from the Moscow Patriarch, from the UOC-MP, and outlined the apocalyptic fate of the OCU.

  • 21 January 2020, 09:41 | UOC KP | 

    Filaret demands that Bartholomew return the original resolution of UOC KP Council on its liquidation

    Filaret demands that Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew return the original resolution of the local council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate of December 15, 2018, which decided to liquidate the UOC-KP.

  • 2 January 2020, 16:00 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    OCU deems Filaret’s ordinations void and calls to change of mind

  • 5 December 2019, 17:31 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    Synod of OCU approves lifetime rights of Patriarch Emeritus Filaret

    The session of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Orthodox Church), 5 December 2019 considered the position of Patriarch Emeritus Filaret and steps to ensure the conditions of his life and activities in connection with the completion of liquidation of the religious organization “Kyiv Patriarchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate.”

  • 1 August 2019, 10:54 | Inter-Orthodox relations | 

    Filaret says he is forced to to be part of OCU

    Patriarch Emeritus Filaret of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine said that he was forced to be part of the OCU, although he does not want to. UNIAN has reported him as saying this at a press conference in Kyiv.

  • 31 July 2019, 12:52 | Church-state relations | 

    Ministry of Culture confirms liquidation of Kyiv Patriarchate

    The Ministry of Culture of Ukraine confirmed that the Kyiv Patriarchate of the liquidated Ukrainian Orthodox Church ceased to exist by joining the Kyiv Metropolia of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.

  • 29 July 2019, 11:36 | UOC KP | 

    Filaret held Kyiv Patriarchate's Council of Bishops

    On July 27, Patriarch Filaret held a session of the Council of Bishops of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate. Four bishops of this Church took part: Metropolitan Ioasaf of Belgorod and Oboyany, Bishop Ilya of Kharkiv and Bohodukhiv, Bishop Petro of Valuyky and Bishop Andriy of Vasylkiv.

  • 12 July 2019, 12:09 | Land and property problems | 

    Filaret asks court to prohibit transfer of St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery to OCU

    The District administrative court received a petition from the Kyiv Patriarchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate (UOC-KP) to secure a claim in which Kyiv Patriarchate of the UOC-KP requests the court to prohibit Kyiv City State Administration and Kyiv City Council (KMP) from transfer of real estate to other entities.

  • 10 July 2019, 10:03 | Religion and society | 

    Head of President's party: it's up to SBU to assess Filaret's interview for Russian media

    The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) and the court should respond to the interview that Patriarch Emeritus Filaret of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine gave to Russian propagandists in Kyiv.

  • 9 July 2019, 14:55 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    Archbishop Yevstratiy (Zorya) explains why Moscow plays along with Filaret

    Archbishop Yevstratiy (Zorya), representative of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, spoke about what Moscow-2 wants to achieve, or why Russia is playing along with honorary Patriarch Filaret 24/7.

  • 8 July 2019, 10:35 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | view photo | 

    Speaker of OCU comments on Filaret's Russian propaganda channel interview

    The Orthodox Church of Ukraine responded to an interview Filaret gave to the Russian TV channel Rossija-24, where he criticized the Tomos and the activities of the OCU. It is reported by UA.NEWS.

  • 8 July 2019, 10:30 | UOC KP | view video | 

    Filaret gives interview to TV Channel Rossija-24

    Patriarch Emeritus Filaret gave an interview to Russian propagandist TV Channel Rossija-24. A special report by journalist Anna Afanasieva entitled "Nothing sacred" was posted on July 6 on YouTube. It was reported by LB.UA.

  • 2 July 2019, 10:43 | Interchurch relations | 

    Filaret: Moscow prevents Rome from granting patriarchate status to UGCC

    Moscow believes that Ukraine is its canonical territory, and therefore no Patriarchate – neither Orthodox nor Greek Catholic – should be present here. Patriarch Emeritus Filaret said it on air of ZIK TV channel.

  • 26 June 2019, 10:37 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    OCU: all one should do now for 'Elder' Filaret is offer prayers

    Archbishop Yevstratiy (Zorya), Press-secretary of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, has expressed regret that Filaret convenes a press conference in order to “cite deceitful propaganda from Russian information cesspools that has already been repeatedly debunked.” The archbishop expressed this opinion on his Facebook page on June 25, commenting on the last press conference of Filaret.

  • 24 June 2019, 16:04 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    Filaret remains in OCU, two Russian bishops excluded, Synod's decision

    The Holy Synod of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, which took place today, June 24, adopted a decision to subordinate all parishes and monasteries of Kyiv to the Primate of the OCU, Metropolitan Epifaniy. Until recently, they had been subordinated to Patriarch Emeritus Filaret.

  • 21 June 2019, 21:47 | Monitoring

    The gift of overcoming barriers eludes the world’s Orthodox Christians

    Squabbles between churches in Ukraine, Russia and Turkey are bound up in global politics

  • 20 June 2019, 14:24 | UOC KP | view video | 

    Filaret’s 'Council' restores UOC-KP with all its structure, property and criticizes Tomos

    Today, on June 20, Patriarch Emeritus Filaret organized in St Volodymyr's Cathedral of Kyiv the so-called "Council" to restore the activities of the UOC-Kyiv Patriarchate. The text of the resolution approved at the meeting states that the UOC-KP repeals the decision of the Unification Council.

  • 20 June 2019, 11:43 | UOC KP | 

    Out of over 40 bishops, two attend Filaret's 'Council'

    In St Volodymyr's Cathedral of Kyiv, on the initiative of ex-Patrairch Filaret, an assembly involving several hierarchs, priests and lay people of the former UOC-Kyiv Patriarchate started, which participants call a "Local Council."