In Ukraine officially registered the new Church
The Ministry of justice of Ukraine officially registered the Orthodox Church of Ukraine. Data about it is entered in the Unified state register.
According to him, ptsu registered as a legal entity called “the Kyivan Metropolitanate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Orthodox Church of Ukraine),” January 30, 2019. The legal address is Kiev, street three saints, 6. This address, which is the Mikhailovsky Cathedral, the Cathedral for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Kiev Patriarchate, which moved to the PCU. Its head, Patriarch Filaret is now called “honorary Patriarch of the DNC”.
In the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP), declare the illegality of the registration of the new Church. According to the UOC, the only legally existing in Ukraine from a legal and religious point of view, is the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. “No other UOC does not exist in nature. Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate the only canonical in Ukraine. Registering some other PCU, the Ministry of justice is clearly playing to the ambitions of Peter Poroshenko, which makes Ukraine the so-called Tomos-tour to show the country of Tomos, illegally issued by the Patriarchate of Constantinople”, — said “Kommersant” a source in the Kyiv metropolis of the UOC.