“Cleric” UOC-KP “FR” Ivan Dzyuba
The decision on renaming of the UOC will not affect the interests of its parishioners, said a member of the UOC-KP Ivan Dziuba.
Bill No. 5309 is coercion of the UOC to the truth, shared his opinion “Archpriest” of the UOC-KP Ivan Dziuba in the channel “direct”.
He stressed that the results of voting of people’s deputies of Ukraine for this bill are very important for ordinary members.
“Today’s important decision is not a renaming of the former UOC-MP, and, in fact, forcing religious organizations to the truth… That each parish is a legal entity in its name, pointed to your spiritual center…,” said Dzyuba.
According to “human cleric”, bill No. 5309 does not prohibit the operation of the former UOC-MP, and the obligation to make the truth in your legal name.
At the same time, a member of the Council of the bar of the city of Kiev Rostislav Kravets believes the vote of MPs for the bill No. 5309 attempt by the authorities lawfully to take away Church property from some owners and transfer it to others.
Ukrainian political analyst Ruslan Bortnik said that scientific expert Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine gave a clear definition of what bill No. 5309, passed today in the Ukrainian Parliament, in direct violation of the Constitution and laws of Ukraine.
The bill No. 5309 we are talking about modification to the Law of Ukraine “On freedom of conscience and religious organizations” changes “regarding the names of religious organizations (associations), which are included in the structure (are part) religious organizations (enterprises), leadership (control) of which is located outside Ukraine, in a state that, according to the Law of Ukraine, recognized by carrying out military aggression against Ukraine and/or temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine”.