The UOC-KP have officially confirmed their participation in the Unification Cathedral

В УПЦ КП официально подтвердили свое участие в Объединительном соборе

Archbishop yevstratiy (Zorya) made a statement about the preparation of the Cathedral

In the Kyiv Patriarchate after the statements of Patriarch Filaret of a contradiction with Constantinople, told about preparation for participation in the Cathedral.

In the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate on Monday, December 10, has officially stated that they intend to take part in the unification Council, and the presence of their own proposals under the rules of the Cathedral does not mean that it is impossible to come to a common vision. About this on his page in Facebook said the speaker of the UOC-KP Archbishop yevstratii (Zoria).

He wrote this after the media published the words of the Primate of the UOC-KP Patriarch Filaret, in which he talked about the existence of disagreements with Constantinopole concerning the procedure of the Council. The Patriarch said that the UOC-KP may not vote and reject the offers of the Ecumenical Patriarch.

After that, Archbishop yevstratii (Zoria), stressed that it is not contradictions, and sentences.

“There are proposals on the part of the Kyiv Patriarchate to the regulations of the Council or the procedure of election of the Primate does not mean that the result will be inconsistent shared vision,” – said in a statement.

He also said that in the Cathedral, attended not only by bishops, but the clergy, monks and laity, which had previously said the Patriarch.

However, Zorya noted that proposals to host the Cathedral, which were formulated at the recent Synod of the UOC-KP, will be discussed.

“The Kyivan Patriarchate is structurally configured in front of the Cathedral to coordinate with the President, the Ecumenical Patriarch representative Metropolitan Emmanuel, and with all other parties all relevant issues to the Cathedral was a success,” wrote dawn.

Earlier, the Ukrainian hierarchs received from the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the invitation of the Cathedral, which stated that every Bishop will lead the Cathedral one of a cleric and a monk or layman, who will also have the right to vote. After preliminary ballot will be formed ballot with three candidates for the post of Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. After that the Chapter will choose only the bishops of these three candidates.

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