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  • 16 August 2017, 09:23 | Andrew Sorokowski's column | 

    Fears and Phobias

    Ukrainian autocephaly is a threat to the Moscow Patriarchate’s control of East Slavic Orthodoxy. And the Moscow Patriarchate’s ecclesiastical control over Orthodoxy in Ukraine and Belarus is an important element of the Kremlin’s political control over those countries.

  • 20 March 2013, 11:08 | Inter-Orthodox relations | 

    Rep of UOC-MP Warns UOC-KP That Celebration of Rus Baptism Anniversary Will Be Led by Patriarch Kirill

    Reps of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) stress that the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan Rus will be celebrated according to the church rules stipulating that joint services and celebrations with “schismatics” are impossible.

  • 17 January 2011, 10:56 | National religious question | 

    Ukrainian Orthodox Church to ask state for permission to serve occasional liturgies in St. Sophia of Kyiv

    The Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate will approach the state with a request to give a permission to Metropolitan Volodymyr to serve a liturgy in the St. Sophia Cathedral in Kyiv.

  • 15 July 2010, 11:10 | Moscow Patriarchy | 

    UOC-MP Denies Political Motives of Visit of Patriarch Kirill

    The main aim of the visit of Patriarch Kirill is to venerate the shrines of the Kyivan Rus, reported the head of the Synodal Information and Education Department of the UOC-MP, Protopriest Heorhii Kovalenko.

  • 30 June 2009, 10:41 | Interview | 

    “The Patriarch stresses that the visit has no political or state agenda”

    Interview with archpriest Heorhij KOVALENKO, press secretary of the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, head of the synod division “Mission of Spiritual Enlightenment” of the UOC, head of the press service of Moscow Patriarch Kirill’s visit to Ukraine.