RFE/RL: One-third of Ukrainians say they belong to church independent of Moscow An additional 8.2 percent said they belong to the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church.
17:50, 04 February 2020
Ukraine's Orthodox Church on Filaret's call for council: Any ex-UOC-KP events illegal The UOC-KP ceased to exist as a separate religious association by merging and joining the newly-created local Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
15:57, 14 June 2019
Serbian church doesn't recognize new Orthodox Church of Ukraine The Serbian Orthodox Church recognizes only the Ukrainian Orthodox Church belonging to the Moscow Patriarchate.
16:06, 13 March 2019
Over 300 parishes of former UOC-MP join new Orthodox Church of Ukraine Vinnytsia region is in the lead.
11:53, 12 February 2019
Hierarch of Russian Church in Ukraine puts pressure on priests joining new Orthodox Church of Ukraine Metropolitan Vissarion is distributing leaflets of provocative content.
15:30, 10 February 2019
Kyiv-based Metropolia of Ukrainian Orthodox Church registered in Ukraine Primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine and Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epifaniy was elected in Kyiv on December 15, 2018.
13:10, 31 January 2019
All parishes in one of Lviv districts join new Orthodox Church of Ukraine In total, 13 out of 60 parishes of the former UOC-MP in Lviv region have already joined the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
16:04, 30 January 2019
Over 50 bishops to take part in Orthodox Church's unification council – Patriarch Filaret Filaret said the UOC of the Kyiv Patriarchate would have the largest number of representatives at the unification council, namely 40 bishops would represent it.
16:32, 07 December 2018
Patriarch Bartholomew explains Metropolitan Onufriy reasons for Ukraine church's autocephaly (Letter) The Ecumenical Patriarch reiterated that according to historical data and archival documents, the Holy Metropolitan of Kyiv had always belonged to the jurisdiction of the Mother Church of Constantinople.
14:24, 07 December 2018
Kyiv Patriarchate responds to reports on Filaret's stance toward top position in new church The Unification Council will convene Dec 15.
09:20, 06 December 2018
Holy Council of Ukraine's Orthodox Church scheduled for December – Ecumenical Patriarchate The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople has reiterated its sacred decision to grant the tomos of autocephaly to the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
11:32, 19 November 2018
Putin's ex-advisor comments on Russia's possible reaction to Ukraine church independence The former politician believes that Constantinople's decision to grant Ukraine's church a tomos on autocephaly will be painful to Russia.
17:40, 17 November 2018
Exarch of Attaleia and Side: Russian Orthodox Church's acts give joy only to Anti-Christ The Russian Orthodox Church has previously said its priests were forbidden to serve in the churches of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, and believers who prayed there should confess.
14:09, 07 November 2018
Patriarch Bartholomew calls on Russia to accept Ukrainians' right to autocephaly Bartholomew says nearly 50 million people have the right to their church's independence.
13:20, 05 November 2018
"Ban" on Filaret's participation in bidding for top church post Russia's fake news – Kyiv Patriarchate The corresponding reports are not true, the spokesman stresses.
21:40, 04 November 2018
Patriarch Filaret to ask Ukraine's parliament to rename UOC of Moscow Patriarchate The official name of an independent church will be the "Ukrainian Orthodox Church," but it also will be known as the "Kyiv Patriarchate," Filaret said.
17:08, 03 November 2018
Patriarch Filaret says no misunderstanding between UOC-KP and UAOC Filaret is sure disputes between some bishops will be settled at the council.
15:06, 26 October 2018
Patriarch Filaret: Process of granting autocephaly to UOC irreversible The Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the Ukrainian people deserve their independent church, Filaret said.
13:34, 26 October 2018
Church Unification Council's convocation depends on Ecumenical Patriarch – Patriarch Filaret The UOC-KP hopes the council will be convened in the near future.
12:40, 26 October 2018