In the UOC announced fake «orders» not to commemorate Patriarch Kirill

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Unknown sent to the priests of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the fake cases allegedly on behalf of the ruling bishops, which is required to cease to commemorate the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill during the service, reported on the website of the Synodal information Department of the UOC.

«So, in the Zhytomyr diocese reported the so-called «orders» that in the last days received in the mail a few priests of the diocese. Sent to «treatment» Metropolitan Zhytomyr and Novograd Volyn Nicodemus supposedly agrees to cease prayerful remembrance of Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill,» — said in the message.

In the Zhytomyr diocese officially declared that such letters «are fake and falsified,» and no relation to the diocese and personally to its ruling Metropolitan do not have.

The Orthodox Church also recalled that before Facebook there was «order» on behalf of the Metropolitan of Ovruch and Korosten Vissarion, which was also recommended to cease to commemorate the Patriarch. In the diocese this post officially denied, noting that unknown persons have created a fake web page of the Metropolitan and it has spread case.

The Russian Orthodox Church, in turn, went to the actual «break diplomatic relations» with the Patriarchate of Constantinople. The Synod of the Russian Church announced a cease commemoration of Patriarch Bartholomew during the Patriarch’s divine services. In addition, a decision was made to exit from the structures, which is chaired by the representatives of the Patriarchate of Constantinople. Relations of the Russian Orthodox Church with Constantinople was in this crisis only once in all its more than thousand-year history.

The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church, the Synod of bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church abroad, the Holy Synod of the UOC has suspended the service with the bishops of the Patriarchate of Constantinople.

In the Russian Orthodox Church said that the actions of the Patriarchate of Constantinople in Ukraine has not supported none of the local Orthodox churches in the world. In particular, the support of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church and its Primate, Metropolitan Onuphrius expressed of Alexandria and the Polish Church. And Serbian Patriarch Irinej in his letter, Patriarch Bartholomew said that «justification and the restoration of dissenters in a dignity of bishops, especially archiginnasio (schismatic – ed.) «Patriarch» Filaret Denisenko of Kiev» is a «catastrophic and perhaps even fatal step for the unity of the Holy Orthodoxy.»

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