In Coloma, the Greek Catholics seized the temple of the UOC-MP

В Коломые греко-католики захватили храм – УПЦ МП

The construction of the Annunciation Church was completed in 1587

The temple was sealed after the seizure in June of this year.

In Coloma Ivano-Frankivsk region, representatives of the Greek Catholic Church seized the Holy Annunciation Church of the UOC-MP. On Wednesday, October 18, reported the press service of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.

“October 17, 2017, the representatives of the UGCC cut off the locks at the Holy Annunciation Church in Kolomyia and the next day spent in your service,” – said in the message.

In the Ivano-Frankivsk diocese confirmed the fact of capture, noting that the military confrontation at the walls of the temple.

Thus a press-service of the UOC indicates that a week ago the Ivano-Frankivsk district administrative court found that the legality of the use by the religious community of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Annunciation Church in Kolomyia. Before the temple was sealed by the police after attempting his capture in early June of this year.

“Now the supporters of the UGCC are near the Church and power not allowed to the faithful of the UOC”, – said the press service, adding that the construction of the Annunciation Church was completed in 1587, while the emergence of the Ukrainian Greco-Catholic Church dates back to 1596 year (as a result of signing the Union of Brest).

Recall that in may, the UOC MP said about the destruction of the temple in Volyn.

In the Kharkiv region of the temple, stole the gold and silver