St. Volodymyr's Cathedral Kyiv

333 years of fight. Ukrainian Church gets independence

October 11, 2018 Jennifer Hollister 0

Ukrainian Orthodox Church is a step closer to getting its long awaited independence. On October 11, the Holy and Sacred Synod discussed giving autocephaly to Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Kyiv. In the official statement, the Chief Secretariat of the Holy and Sacred Synod declared that it will grant Kyiv its long awaited independence which was illegally taken from it almost 333 years ago. Continued…