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Orthodox Church of Ukraine registered as entity

The governance body of the religious organization is Metropolitan of Kyiv and Ukraine Epifaniy
16:39, 31 January 2019

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Kyiv Metropolis of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine was registered as entity according to United state register of entities, individual entrepreneurs and public associations.

The location of Kyiv Metropolis of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine is Triokhsviatytelska Street.

Related: Patriarch Filaret: no new church exists. Tomos was given to Kyiv Patriarchate

The governance body of the religious organization is Metropolitan of Kyiv and Ukraine Epifaniy.

On October 11, the Synodus lifted the anathema from Filaret, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Kyivan Patriarchate, and Makariy, Primate of Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church. Filaret stated that the United Jubilee Bishops' Council would take place soon to create a unified Ukrainian local church.

The ceremony of signing of the Tomos took place on January 5, 2019, in Istanbul. On January 6, 2019, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew handed the Tomos on autocephaly and bishops’ crosier to Head of Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox ChurchEpiphaniy. The same day, Tomos landed in Kyiv.

Related: Pro-Russian clerics resist official pressure to join new church

On January 10, Tomos on autocephaly for the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church which was earlier signed by the Synod in Istanbul, has returned to Ukraine.

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