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  • 6 September 2019, 12:50 | Religion and society | 

    OCU to appeal court ruling banning disposal of UOC-KP property

    The Orthodox Church of Ukraine is set to appeal against the ruling of the District Administrative Court of Kyiv (DAC) that bans any actions related to disposal and management of the property of the Kyiv Patriarchy of the UOC-KP before the decision in the action concerning the liquidation of the UOC-KP enters in force.

  • 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.

  • 18 June 2019, 06:31 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    Archbishop Yevstratiy on Filaret's Initiatives: it will certainly not be a local council of UOC-KP

    In an interview with Channel 5, Archbishop Yevstratiy (Zorya) of Chernihiv and Nizhyn of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, Deputy Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the OCU, commented on the decision of Patriarch Emeritus Filaret to convene the Council of the Kyiv Patriarchate on June 20.

  • 15 June 2019, 06:47 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    Metropolitan Epifaniy: Filaret to punish himself if he holds Local Council

    Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine believes that if Patriarch Enmeritus Filaret holds the so-called Council of the Kyiv Patriarchate, he will punish himself, which will result in his isolation from the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.

  • 15 June 2019, 05:59 | Religion and policy | 

    Deputy Chairman of Verkhovna Rada’s Committee on Culture and Spirituality: It is not ROC that Ukraine has to do with but Russian foreign intelligence

    It is not the Russian Orthodox Church which we have to oppose. Ukraine deals with the nuclear power represented by the Russian Federation, with its diplomacy, its foreign intelligence, with all its power that tried to disrupt the acquisition of the Tomos. Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada’s Committee on Culture and Spirituality Viktor Yelensky said this on air of 5 TV-Channel.

  • 29 October 2018, 07:58 | Monitoring

    DONBAS: Luhansk: Re-registration denials, raids, religious communities closed

    No Baptist, Seventh-day Adventist or Pentecostal communities gained the compulsory re-registration the self-declared Luhansk People's Republic demanded by 15 October. Adventists received registration denial "with great pain" and reluctantly halted all their activities, trying to avoid church property seizure. Catholics are still awaiting an answer.

  • 20 October 2018, 15:45 | UOC KP | 

    UOC-KP Synod adopts new full title of Primate

    On October 20, 2018, a meeting of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Kyiv Patriarchate took place in the Synodal Hall of the Kyiv Patriarchate under the chairmanship of Patriarch Filaret of Kyiv and All Rus'-Ukraine.

  • 24 August 2018, 08:34 | Monitoring

    Ukrainian war veteran cyclists greeted by Ukrainian Orthodox communities in US Midwest

    Members of St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral – Kyivan Patriarchate in Bloomingdale, Ill., and members of the Ukrainian Genocide Famine Foundation-U.S.A. Inc., gathered on Sunday, July 22, to welcome Consul Yevgeniy Drobot from the Consulate General of Ukraine in Chicago and four members of the Chumak Way – Cycle U.S. & Canada for Peace team consisting of Ukrainian war veterans and members of ATO: Kostiantyn Samchuk, Yaroslav Matviichuk, Olya Akhmedova and Serhii Konoval.

  • 26 July 2018, 11:03 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage | 

    Ministry of Internal Affairs: 200,000 people to participate in festivities on the Day of Baptism in Kyiv

    The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine expects that about 200,000 people will take part in religious events on the Day of Baptism of Kyivan Rus on July 27-28, in Kyiv, Radio Liberty reports.

  • 24 July 2018, 11:55 | Inter-Orthodox relations | 

    Invited by Poroshenko, Constantinople delegation to attend 1,030th anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan Rus festivities

    Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the first persons of other Local Orthodox Churches ignored the invitation of the UOC-MP to attend celebrations of the 1,030th anniversary of the Baptism of Rus-Ukraine. However, Ecumenical Patriarch did not reject the one from Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko – the delegation from the Mother Church will visit festivities in Ukraine.

  • 17 July 2014, 09:41 | Faith and weapon | 

    Aid from UOC-KP sent to Slavyansk

    On Wednesday, July 16, the Department of Social Ministry and Charity of the UOC-Kyivan Patriarchate, together with the Public Committee Nastup and the initiative group Donbass SOS sent to Slavyansk more than four tons of humanitarian aid. The buses with necessary things set off in the afternoon from the territory of St. Michael's Cathedral.

  • 22 June 2014, 10:40 | Religion and policy | 

    UOC-KP warned of possible provocations by supporters of "political orthodoxy"

    The press service of the Kyiv Patriarchate, citing numerous publications in the media, warned of the political activities of the supporters of ‘Russian world’ scheduled for June 22, 2014.