Delegations of the Local Churches greeted His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr on his Name Day and the 20th anniversary of his Primatial ministry

Ukrainian Orthodox Church On July 27, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine at his residence in the monastery of Saint Panteleimon of Theophany received the delegations of the Local Orthodox Churches, who came to Ukraine to participate in the celebrations on the 20th anniversary of Primatial ministry of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr ...

Kyiv Mayor conferred on His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr a commemorative medal “1530 years of Kyiv”

On May 24, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr received Head of Kyiv City State Administration Oleksandr Popov at his residence at St Panteleimon’s Monastery in Feofaniya. The meeting was attended by Secretary for the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmenytskyy and Vyshneve, a representative of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in the Verkhovna ...

KYIV. A meeting of the Commission for preparation of the 20th anniversary celebrations of primatial ministry of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr: main celebration is scheduled for 24-28 July

2/4/2012 At the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, chaired by Metropolitan Pavlo of Vyshgorod and Chernobyl the Commission for preparation of the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Kharkiv Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the 20th anniversary of the Kyiv metropolis of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church held a session under the chairmanship of Metropolitan Volodymyr ...

KYIV. His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr elevated three bishops of the UOC to the new rank

Ukrainian Church On March 24 for the first time since September, past year, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr celebrated the Divine Liturgy at St Nicholas church at the residence of the UOC Primate at the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. Concelebrating to His Beatitude Volodymyr were Archbishop Volodymyr of Pochayiv, Archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy, Bishop Seraphim of Yahotyn and Bishop ...

Secretary for the Primate of the UOC denied widespread information about worsening of health of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr

13/12/2011 In connection with the spread of false information about the health of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr, Secretary for the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy and Vyshneve said: "The condition of His Beatitude is stable, although it remains serious. On Saturday, December 10, before leaving for Thessaloniki, the honorable relics of St. ...

On the birthday of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr the episcopate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church prayed for health and recovery of their Primate

23/11/2011 On November 23, the day of the 76th birthday anniversary of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Refectory Church of the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. With the blessing of the primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, the worship was led by the permanent members of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, ...

Secretary for the Primate of the UOC Archbishop Alexander commented on health condition of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr

23/11/2011 On November 23, having returned from the hospital, where Metropolitan Volodymyr stays, Archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy and Vyshneve held a press conference for journalists, who gathered at the Refectory Church of the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. Answering the reporters' questions, His Eminence Alexander said in particular: "Today, Metropolitan Volodymyr is in the intensive care unit. His breathing is ...

First liturgy in Romanian language was performed at Kyiv Caves Monastery

On November 13, with the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine, in St. Stephan's aisle of the Assumption Cathedral of the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra the first Divine Liturgy in Romanian was performed for the Romanian and Moldovan members of the community in Kyiv. Praying at the worship service was Ambassador Extraordinary and ...

“We ask to intensify prayers for recovery of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr,” – Archbishop Alexander

1/11/2011 On Sunday, October 30, the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church was put in hospital again. At present the doctors estimate the condition of health of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr as grave. We ask all who care about the health of the Primate of our Church to intensify the prayers for recovery of Metropolitan Volodymyr," said ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr signed out from hospital and thanks everyone for prayers

1/10/2011 After having been successfully operated on the leg Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine was signed out from hospital. The same day the Primate of the UOC had a phone conversation with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, who is visiting the Chernivtsi diocese of the UOC on 1-2 October 2011. His Beatitude ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr addressed the faithful on the occasion of the 1000th anniversary of the Cathedral of St. Sophia, the Wisdom of God

22/9/2011 The message of the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church on the occasion of the 1000th anniversary of the Cathedral of St. Sophia the Wisdom of God The Cathedral of St Sophia the Wisdom of God in Kyiv is the cathedral church of the Kyivan Rus, the heir and successor of which is the Ukrainian Orthodox ...

The President handed the Star of the Hero of Ukraine to His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr

On July 9 His Beatitude Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Vladimir made an archpastoral visit to the Diocese of Simferopol, where he congratulated President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych on his birthday. In his turn, the President of Ukraine handed the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church the Order of the State and the Star of ...

Secretary for the Primate of the UOC denied the information about the transfer of the building of the memorial museum of Hryhory Skovoroda to Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy Holy Ascension Monastery

28/6/2011 Lately His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr has received a letter from the director of the Institute of Philosophy named after Hryhory Skovoroda Myroslav Popovych, in which the institute team asks to secure the Memorial Museum of Skovoroda in Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy from closure and transfer of new building of the Collegium to the Holy Ascension Monastery. In this ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr received Patriarch Theophilus III of Jerusalem

28/3/2011 Jerusalem Patriarchate- Ukrainian Orthodox Church On March 28 His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr received His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilus III at the primate's residence at the Kyiv Caves Monastery. Attending the meeting were also Prime-Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov, head of the Kyiv city state administration Oleksandr Popov, organizer of the conference "World religions and civil society ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr read the first part of the Great Canon of Repentance by St Andrew of Crete at the Refectory Church of the Kyiv Caves Monastery

On Monday, March 7, according to the church calendar the Great Lent begins. On that day the Primate of the UOC His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr performed the reading of the first part of the Great Canon of Repentance by the Venerable Andrew, Bishop of Crete during the Great Vespers. At the same time, on the blessing ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr consecrated St Olga’s Church in Kyiv

On February 24 the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine performed the rite of consecration of St Olga's Church in Kyiv (Verbytskogo str , 3-г). Concelebrating to His Beatitude were: Secretary for the Primate of the UOC archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy, Secretary of the Kyiv Metropolis archpriest ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr delivered an icon and a part of relics of the Holy Hierarch Luke of Crimea to the Holy Transfiguration Parish

Ukrainian Orthodox Church On February 13, commemoration of the saints of Rus of the ХХ century, who suffered for Christ, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr of Kyiv and All Ukraine celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Holy Transfiguration Church (Teremky 2, Kasyana 1). Concelebrating to him were: rector of the Kyiv Theological Schools, archbishop Anthony of Boryspil, ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr’s report at the Council of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church themed “Ukrainian Orthodox Church Today

10/2/2011 Ukrainian Orthodox Church Today The report at the Bishops' Council of the ROC (January 2-4 2011 Moscow) His Beatitude, the Most Blessed Volodymyr, Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine, Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church In the past year it was 20 years since His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II signed the blessed certificate - Tomos of granting the UOC ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr conferred the UOC Primate’s distinction on Prime-Minister of Ukraine Victor Tikhonov

19/1/2011 On January 19, Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine received Prime-Minister of Ukraine Victor Tikhonov at his residence at the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. In the course of meeting Victor Mylhailovych told the Archpastor of the meeting of the Ukrainian official delegation he led with His Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew held at Phanar on January ...

Dean for Monasteries of the Kyiv Diocese became Bishop of Brovary

Ukrainian Orthodox Church On January 6, on the eve of the Nativity of Christ His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Refectory (Sts Anthony and Theodosius) Church of the Kyiv Lavra of Caves. Concelebrating to him were Archbishop Mykolai of Bilogorodka, Archbishop Pavel of Vyshgorod, Archbishop Anthony of Boryspil, Archbishop Alexander ...

Secretary of the Diocese of Bila Tserkva consecrated as Bishop of Rokytne

Ukrainian Orthodox Church On December 25, commemoration of St Spyridon of Tremithous, His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Refectory Church of the Kyiv Caves Monastery, in concelebration of Metropolitan Bessarion of Ovruch and Korosten, Archbishop Metrophanews of Bila Tserkva and Bohuslav, Archbishop Augustine of Lviv and Halych, Archbishop Anthony of ...