Ukrainian Autocephaly – A step to Canonical Unity or a False Union with Rome?

Nadia Bazuk – OCP News Service – 30/5/18 Bishop Symeon Lukach was canonized by the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church as Hieromartyr for not betraying his Church under Communist repressions between the late 1940s - early 1960s. However, the Head of the UGCC, Sviatoslav Shevchuk seems to be fine if Orthodox Ukrainians will leave their Church for Unia as a result of the state-sponsored ...

UP TO 30,000 GATHERED TO PRAY IN KIEV AT END OF CROSS PROCESSION – NO INCIDENTS

Pravoslavie.ru - July 2016 Kiev, July 27, 2016. According to the count by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (MP), 30,000 people gathered on Vladimirskaya Gorka (St. Vladimir Hill) in Kiev for a prayer on the Day of the Baptism of Rus’. His Eminence Metropolitan Onuphry, first hierarch of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) also lead a memorial ...

UOC (MP) HIERARCHS CONCERNED ABOUT CONSTANTINOPLE’S ACTIVITY IN UKRAINE

June 2015 The arrival of two bishops of the Constantinople Patriarchate in Ukraine and their meeting with Ukrainian clergy was one of the topics discussed by the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate), held on 24 June in Kyiv. In particular, they referred to Bishop Hilarion (Rudnik) of Edmonton and the Western Eparchyand ...

Church of Moscow Patriarchate set on fire in Babi Yar again

Church of Moscow Patriarchate set on fire in Babi Yar again

Moscow, April 23, Interfax - A church honoring the icon of the Mother of God, "The Joy of All Who Sorrow" at the Babi Yar memorial in Kiev was set on fire by vandals. “Thanks to the timely arrival of firefighters the fire was quickly put out,” said a spokesperson for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow ...