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  • 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.

  • 11 June 2019, 09:44 | Inter-Orthodox relations | 

    Metropolitan Epifaniy visits Ecumenical Patriarch

    Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and all Ukraine arrived in Constantinople (Istanbul) on June 10, 2019 to congratulate Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on the day of his patron saint, which he celebrates on June 11. The Metropolitan is accompanied by Archbishop Yevstratiy of Chernihiv and the delegation of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine. It was reported by the official website of the OCU.

  • 9 June 2019, 11:59 | International relations | 

    Metropolitan Epifaniy met with foreign ambassadors

    On June 8, Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine met with foreign ambassadors accredited in Poland. Among them were Ambassadors from Europe, Africa, Asia, USA, the official website of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine reports.

  • 24 May 2019, 15:03 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    OCU Synod was unanimous in its decisions, save for Filaret

    There is no division of power in the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, although Patriarch Emeritus Filaret did not support the decision of today's Holy Synod.

  • 14 May 2019, 12:56 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    Only four hierarchs positively respond to Filaret’s invitation

    Only four hierarchs have come at the invitation of Patriarch Emeritus Filaret to commemorate the Hieromartyr Macarius and to have a "friendly conversation.”

  • 9 May 2019, 10:34 | Religious relations | 

    Primate of OCU meets with Chief Rabbi of Kyiv and Ukraine

    Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine met with the Chief Rabbi of Kyiv and Ukraine Yakov Dov Bleich on May 7.

  • 26 April 2019, 08:56 | Religion and society | 

    Primate of OCU greets Zelensky on his election and offers Easter greetings

    Metropolitan Epifaniy congratulated Volodymyr Zelensky on his election to the post of President and on the feast of Easter. This is reported by the official site of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.

  • 18 April 2019, 12:26 | Church-state relations | 

    Maryna Poroshenko and Metropolitan Epifaniy discussed the future of Ukraine

    President’s wife Maryna Poroshenko met with His Beatitude Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epifaniy. During the meeting, the parties discussed joint charitable projects and the fate of Ukraine.

  • 11 April 2019, 13:55 | Religion and policy | 

    Primate of OCU: We are grateful to Poroshenko for Tomos but do not campaign for anyone

    Metropolitan Epifaniy of the OCU recognizes that the current President has done a lot to get autocephaly. However, the Church does not campaign for any of the candidates and reserves the right of the faithful to vote as they wish.

  • 9 April 2019, 12:09 | Religion and society | 

    Primate of OCU thanks NBU Chairman for coins commemorating Tomos

    Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine expressed gratitude to the National Bank of Ukraine for enshrining the memory of the historical event of the life of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church with a recent coin minting. The first hierarch said this during a meeting with the Chairman of the NBU Yakiv Smoliy on April 8, the official site of the OCU says.

  • 8 April 2019, 09:59 | Religion and policy | 

    We assess real actions: Metropolitan Epifaniy comments on Zelenskiy’s statement supporting OCU

    Recently, Volodymyr Zelenskiy and his team have spoken in support of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine and the historicity of the provision of the Tomos.