Without the OCU, there can be no Pan-Orthodox meetings, – Evstratiy Zorya

The representative of the OCU, Evstratiy Zorya, said that since only the Patriarchate of Constantinople, Alexandria, Antioch, Jerusalem and the Church of Cyprus were approved as autocephalous churches during the Ecumenical Councils, to deny the right of the head of the Church of Constantinople to grant this status means to question the order of all Orthodoxy. Zorya shared his views with Ukrinform. Also, according to him, “according to the Tomos, the Orthodox Church of Ukraine has not only responsibilities, but also rights. And one of the inalienable rights is to…

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OCU rep said that the processions of the cross of the Ukrainians in the UOC are cooperation with the aggressor

“Archbishop” of the OCU Yevstratiy Zorya in an interview with Ukrinform said that the processions of the cross of Ukrainians in the UOC are cooperation with the aggressor, and if these actions “are aimed at undermining the statehood of Ukraine, then the state must respond appropriately.” “But if there is something more behind this, if – and I am sure that there are those puppeteers who pull these strings while sitting in Moscow – if it becomes known, this is already a question for the state – how to react…

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“What they fought for…”: one “bishop” of the OCU seizes parishes from another

Mutual attacks and redistribution of parishes continue in the OCU. As “bishop” Afanasiy Shkurupiy (formerly a representative of the UAOC) reported on April 4, 2021 on Facebook, two of his parishes became the target of raids by his “colleague” – “bishop” Mitrofan, who entered the OCU from the UOC-KP. “The devil organized a sabbath in the parishes of Sokolovo and Tsirkuny in the Kharkiv region and with the hands of their rectors, fr. Stanislav Ashtrafyan and fr. Oleg Kozub, removed from the parishes by me for a time, there is…

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Press Secretary of Simeon Shostatsky said that the UOC is a minority

Sophroniy Chupryna, representative of the diocese of Simeon Shostatsky, expressed his thoughts on the quantitative ratio of believers of the UOC and supporters of the OCU, reports Religious Truth. “In recent months, we have heard from various mouthpieces of the ROC that the Moscow Patriarchate in Ukraine is the largest denomination in the country. Even some “daredevils” threatened to lead millions of believers to riots against the Ukrainian authorities according to the “Montenegrin scenario.” In order to create at least some semblance of its influence in society, the Moscow Patriarchate…

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The UOC-KP discusses intrusive advertising of the OCU on television (VIDEO)

The members of Facebook community “Believers of the Kyiv Patriarchate” published an advertising video for the OCU, which is actively broadcast on Ukrainian TV channels. “Considering that TV channels are too active in broadcasting advertising for the OCU, obviously a lot has been invested, they have not been stingy,” the author of the publication suggests. “This ad will have the exact opposite effect. The Church is not a Bounty. I understand the salary for singers and a priest, because you have to be able to learn, but for bill boards?…

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The OCU propagandists declare the US combat officer pro-Russian

Filaret’s supporters reacted to the publication in the OCU media of “revelatory” material about the American military Yuri Tabakh and his visit to their spiritual leader. The “patriarch” presented him the medal “For sacrifice and love for Ukraine.” Traditionally, in the material of the Filaret`s guest was defined as “pro-Russian”. “The alternatively talented writers from the Spiritual Front by the OCU could not think of anything better than to declare an American citizen, a former NATO office employee, a US Navy combat officer, Putin’s personal enemy Yuri (Harry) Tabakh, pro-Russian!…

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“Experts” made a sensation from the fact that the UOC is a self-governing part of the ROC

In expert circles close to the OCU, they reacted in a strange way to the comment of the representative of the Russian Orthodox Church, Vladimir Legoyda, about the prayer unity of the UOC and the Russian Orthodox Church. “Being a part of the Russian Church is a free choice of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, its episcopate and millions of believers in Ukraine. cultural heritage, about our common spiritual roots “, – said Legoyda. “The UOC is the ROC! Finally! They walked in circles, spammed everyone with their claims and appeals.…

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Breakthrough of the truth in the lair of the OCU

Recently, the hierarch of the OCU (formerly the UOC-KP) Dymytriy Rudyuk gave an interview in the rubble of old radio receivers to one OCU YouTube channel, where he debunked the main wishlist of Epiphany Dumenko – about the transfer of Ukrainian Lavras to the Greek Metropolis of the OCU. At the time when Epiphany and Yevstratiy are shouting to the whole world that they really need to get the Lavras, because the world will crash, the ruling bishop of one of the largest dioceses of the OCU stated bluntly: he…

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Malicious inconsistency with the media thesis “The Russian Orthodox Church has lost Ukraine”

For what I love Ukrainian Orthodox religiosity – so much for such plots. So, the anonymous Telegram channel Churcher (aka “sewage”) on January 14, 2021 publishes information from “readers” (in uniform) that in the Buchach district of the Ternopil region (that is, deep in Galicia/Halychyna and far from Pochaev) – oh horror, they secretly build a temple of the UOC for the spiritual nourishment of the local “Lemkos”. Like this: “Why don`t the Lemko peasants want to visit the Local Church?” (There is an OCU temple in the village, but…

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Part of the vicariate of the UOC-KP abroad continues to insist on its being a part of the OCU

The appointment of Bogdan Zgoba as the secretary of the vicariate of the UOC-KP in the USA, Australia, Canada and Japan seems to his opponents ridiculous and incomprehensible. This is said in a statement circulated by media. “For what kind of vicariate and what parishes should this newly appointed “church leader” be secretary, except perhaps over himself and the only parish headed by him, although that one is completely Russian. It is also not surprising that not so long ago this “fighter for the Kyiv patriarchy” applied to Bound Brook,…

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