Since the beginning of the full-scale Russian invasion, 44 religious communities in the Zhytomyr Region, formerly members of the UOC-Moscow Patriarchate, have joined the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
About this in Facebook Zhytomyr-Ovruch Eparchy of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine reports, Ukrinform reports.
“As of June 8, 2022, 44 religious communities and 8 clergy have joined the Zhytomyr-Ovruch Eparchy of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine,” the statement said.
In particular, yesterday before PCU received the Holy Intercession Community with. Bazaar of the Narodytsya settlement territorial community and St. Michael’s community in the village of Pylypovychi of Novohrad-Volynskyi district.
As Ukrinform reported, more than 600 communities have joined the Orthodox Church of Ukraine from the UOC-Moscow Patriarchate since the beginning of the full-scale invasion of the Russian Federation.