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Ukrainian Orthodox parishes breaking ties with Moscow patriarchate

May 24, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: As a May 27 meeting of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate looms later this week, many Orthodox parishes are leaving that body to ally themselves with the independent Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kiev Patriarchate.

One survey shows that since February, when the Russian invasion of Ukraine commenced, the number of Ukrainians allied with the Moscow patriarchate has dropped from 15% to 4% of the Orthodox community.

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