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
Name of ex-UOC-MP should indicate it's part of Russian Church – Ukraine's culture minister According to Borodyanskiy, the church's name should give people an opportunity to choose consciously.
16:31, 07 November 2019
Ukraine's Constitutional Court opens proceedings on renaming former UOC-MP The lawmakers submitted the relevant appeal to the Constitutional Court on January 18, 2019.
21:15, 20 April 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
Russia to continue campaign promoting religious tensions in Ukraine– media Russian propaganda will push the narrative of the alleged persecution of pro-Moscow clerics.
11:40, 06 March 2019
Ukraine Church leader: "Moscow Patriarchate" in Ukraine fully dependent on Russia In their latest statements, the Russian Orthodox Church didn't even mention the formal head of what was formerly known as UOC-MP, Metropolitan Onufriy.
11:40, 04 March 2019
Ukraine deports Russia-aligned priest, strips citizenship, in church rift – media Ukrainian authorities claimed he had lied about losing the passport but then found it on him during the interrogation.
12:03, 15 February 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
Russian church leader hopes to visit Ukraine Patriarch Kirill visited Ukraine annually before 2014.
13:35, 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
Law on renaming UOC-MP to apply to another four churches The religious organizations should make amendments to their statutory documents within three months.
18:34, 26 January 2019
Some 100 parishes of former UOC-MP join new Orthodox Church of Ukraine – media The communities of the former Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate in Vinnytsia region were most active in joining the OCU.
12:45, 20 January 2019
Ukraine lawmaker: Bill on change of denomination to new church fully complies with ECHR decision The bill fully complies with the letter and spirit of the ECHR decision on the case of Svyato-Mykhaylivska Parafiya v. Ukraine, Yelenskiy said.
16:55, 16 January 2019
Pro-Russian priests collaborated with Donbas militants in 2014, volunteer says Posing as pilgrims, the priests would penetrate the territory controlled by Ukraine troops to collect intelligence in the interests of Russia's proxy forces.
10:40, 26 December 2018
Former UOC-MP to appeal to Constitutional Court due to change of its name Bakhov claims the law on renaming the former UOC-MP violates the right to freedom of religion and discriminates millions of believers in Ukraine on religious grounds.
14:52, 25 December 2018
Poroshenko signs law on renaming UOC-MP According to the president, the amendments to the law adhere to the principle of freedom of religion and equality of all denominations.
19:15, 22 December 2018
Former UOC-MP calls Russia aggressor state, still sees no grounds for change of its name Archbishop Klyment says the UOC-MP is a self-governing church.
15:05, 22 December 2018
Metropolitan Epifaniy says open to dialogue with clergy of former UOC-MP Epifaniy says the new church wants constructive relations rather than feuds.
14:01, 21 December 2018
Metropolitan Epifaniy on UOC-MP renaming: Reality must reveal truth The new church leader assures there is no interference in church affairs.
13:10, 21 December 2018