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The UN expressed concern of the facts of discrimination against the UOC

The UN expressed concern of the facts of discrimination against the UOC

The group of UN Special Rapporteurs, six months ago, on October 30, 2018, appealed to the competant state bodies of Ukraine with a communication request regarding the violation of the rights of UOC faithful but they did not receive any answers or response within the prescribed time limit. The UOC Representation to the European International Organisations views this as an […]

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UN: Autocephaly has exacerbated inter-orthodox contradictions in Ukraine, specifically victimising the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in the process

UN: Autocephaly has exacerbated inter-orthodox contradictions in Ukraine, specifically victimising the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in the process

The UN has published a report on the human rights situation in Ukraine on the eve of the Presidential elections. The document is entitled “Civic space and fundamental freedoms ahead of the presidential, parliamentary and local elections in Ukraine 2019-2020”. It was prepared by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). The report focuses upon […]

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Serbian Orthodox Church official statement on the situation in Ukraine

Serbian Orthodox Church official statement on the situation in Ukraine

The official statement emphasizes that the only Church that the Serbian Patriarchate recognizes in Ukraine is the canonical UOC. The full translation of the document, published by the Press and Mass Media Bureau of the Serbian Orthodox Church, is available on the DECR website of the Russian Orthodox Church in the Russian and French languages. It is also available on Romfea website in Greek. Herewith […]

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Statement of Holy Synod of Russian Orthodox Church of February 26, 2019 “On the situation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church”

Statement of Holy Synod of Russian Orthodox Church of February 26, 2019 “On the situation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church”

The statement was adopted at the session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church on 26 February 2019. Repost from the Department for External Church Relations of the Patriarchate of Moscow website. It is with deep concern that the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church notes a dramatic aggravation of the situation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. The […]

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A video address the head of the UOC Representation to European International Organizations, to the officials of the UN, OSCE, EU and other countries due to the facts of large-scale violations of human rights in Ukraine and the real threat of escalation of religious conflicts

A video address the head of the UOC Representation to European International Organizations, to the officials of the UN, OSCE, EU and other countries due to the facts of large-scale violations of human rights in Ukraine and the real threat of escalation of religious conflicts

A video address of Bishop Victor (Kotsaba) of Baryshevka, the head of the UOC Representation to European International Organizations, to the officials of the UN, OSCE, EU and other countries due to the facts of large-scale violations of human rights in Ukraine and the real threat of escalation of religious conflicts Dear representatives of the European and international community! On […]

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UOC Administrator takes part in celebrations in Bulgaria

UOC Administrator takes part in celebrations in Bulgaria

On February 13, 2019, with the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, the Administrator  of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church , His Eminence Metropolitan Antoniy of Boryspil and Brovary,  visited the Bulgarian city of Varna, where he attended celebrations marking the  50th birthday of His Eminence, Metropolitan Ioan of Varna and Veliki Preslav. Metropolitan Antoniy was […]

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Orthodox Church in America declares that it: recognises and supports His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy as the canonical UOC Primate

On Monday, January 28, 2019, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon and the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America issued an Archpastoral Letter, concerning the situation of the Church in Ukraine and the related matters, as decided during the Autumn Session of the Holy Synod held October 23-25, 2018. The UOC Department for External Church […]

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UOC Administrator meets with Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem

UOC Administrator meets with Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem

With the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy of Kyiv and All Ukraine, His Eminence  Metropolitan Antoniy of  Boryspil and Brovary met with His Beatitude Theophilos III, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem, on the 30 January, 2019. Metropolitan Antoniy was accompanied by the Deputy Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the UOC, Archpriest Mykolay Danylevych. […]

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Patriarch Irinej of Serbia: “Ukraine has its own canonical Church, the canonical Primate of which is Metropolitan Onufriy. We do not know and do not recognise any other”

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia: “Ukraine has its own canonical Church, the canonical Primate of which is Metropolitan Onufriy. We do not know and do not recognise any other”

“Ukraine has its own canonical Church, and its canonical Primate is His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufriy. We do not recognise nor do we know of any other”, – stated His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia in an interview with the Serbian publication “Politica” of January 27, 2019. The Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church reiterated that the Church entrusted to him […]

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Archbishop George of Michalovce and Košice: “What’s happening here in the XXI century is – unconscionable! It shouldn’t be like this! “(Video)

Archbishop George of Michalovce and Košice: “What’s happening here in the XXI century is – unconscionable! It shouldn’t be like this! “(Video)

The UOC Department of  Information and Education interview with His Eminence Archbishop George of Michalovce-Košice, a hierarch from the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia during his pilgrimage to Ukraine. Archbishop George explains the position of the Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia and whether it has changed with regards to the creation of the new church […]

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