The diplomats reaffirm their support for the ability of Ukrainians to worship as they choose, without external influence.
14:00, 06 January 2021
Holy Synod spokesman said the body's decisions are binding according to its constitution.
11:55, 27 November 2020
The proceeding was launched following a complaint lodged by supporters of the dislodged church.
21:10, 18 June 2020
Metropolitan Epifaniy: OCU's autocephaly to be recognized by other churches despite pressure from RussiaEpifaniy says the Russian Orthodox Church is doing everything to prevent other churches from recognizing the independent status of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
17:50, 03 February 2020
According to Epifaniy, several more parishes are expected to join the newly created Orthodox Church of Ukraine in 2020.
19:35, 15 December 2019
Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria and all Africa during the liturgy has mentioned the name of Metropolitan Epifaniy of Kyiv and All Ukraine as Primate of the OCU.
16:05, 08 November 2019
Russian clerics attempted to exert pressure on the Greeks toward non-recognition of the independent Ukrainian church.
22:30, 14 October 2019
The establishment of full Eucharistic unity and official relations between the Local Churches of Greece and Ukraine is a new page that will forever be bound in our history and in our hearts, Epifaniy said.
18:10, 12 October 2019
The relevant report was published on the official website of the Hellenic Orthodox Church.
16:40, 28 August 2019
The Moscow Patriarchate repeats tropes of disinformation and defamation to be found in the Kremlin’s foreign discourses.
12:00, 07 August 2019
Bartholomew also noted with regret that Filaret had chosen a "wrong" path.
09:00, 15 July 2019
Law enforcement, judiciary should react to Filaret's interview with Russian propaganda TV – RazumkovIt's not politicians who must respond to sabotage by foreign propagandists disguised as media outlets but the Security Service and the courts.
19:50, 08 July 2019
The decision is in defiance of the newly created Orthodox Church of Ukraine which was created after Filaret signed the document dismantling the UOC-KP.
16:50, 20 June 2019
The bishop suggests that Patriarch Bartholomew made a mistake by granting a tomos of autocephaly to the Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU) and that he could not be removed from his post "for the sake of peace."
15:40, 16 June 2019
Filaret said they would not vote for autocephaly on December 15 if they had known the meaning.
14:07, 11 June 2019
According to Filaret, some of the provisions of the tomos cannot be accepted.
16:58, 24 May 2019
He says the new head of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine is not fulfilling agreements reached during the Unification Council in December last year.
11:40, 15 May 2019