The head of the UOC-KP Filaret Denisenko
Speaking in Parliament, Filaret assured that autocephaly in Ukraine will be independent from Moscow, and Constantinople.
With the recognition of autocephaly in Ukraine will not be the spirit of Moscow, said the head of the UOC-KP Filaret, speaking in the Verkhovna Rada on the day of memory of victims of Holodomor of 1932-33. About it reports “Ukrainian Truth”.
Filaret said that in the process of its fight for approval of their own state plays a big role Kyivan Patriarchate and added that now the Ukrainian Orthodox Church waiting for the recognition of autocephaly.
“This idea leads to the trembling of Moscow, because if the Ukrainian Church recognized the Autocephalous, then that means that Ukraine is not Moscow, not Moscow”, – said from the rostrum of Filaret.
The leader of the UOC-KP reported that the Autocephalous Church in Ukraine will be an independent “not only from Moscow, but from Constantinople.”
Earlier in the network appeared the text of a letter of Philaret Denisenko, which he agrees to withdraw his candidacy from the elections of the head of the Local Church in Ukraine, which must pass on the “unification Council”. The speaker of the UOC-KP yevstratiy Zorya reported that members of the “Council” can offer Filaret to become a candidate. Filaret himself confirmed that he no longer claims to supremacy in the EOC