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Constantinople postpones decision on autonomy for Ukrainian Orthodox Church

October 11, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople has postponed a final decision on the plea for autocephaly (self-government) for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. However, at a meeting of the Orthodox Synod, a solid majority reportedly favored the measure, which has drawn heated opposition from the Russian Orthodox Church.

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