Tomos about the autocephaly of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine was transferred to the refectory church on the territory of St. Sophia Cathedral. The people who wanted to see the important document lined up in front of the church. This was reported by 112 Ukraine.
According to the correspondent, the queue at the entrance to the temple is moving fast, there is no crowd.
It is noteworthy that Tomos will continue to be located in the church on the territory of St. Sophia Cathedral. The refectory temple is open for believers daily, from 8:00 to 18:00.
Earlier Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew passed the Tomos of autocephaly and bishops’ crosier to Epifaniy, the primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine Epifaniy. The event happened during the festive service in St. George's Cathedral.
Besides, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko guarantees the state’s respect for the religious choice of every citizen of the country.