Metropolitan Volodymyr Is In Good Spirits and Watches Developments in Church
5 March 2012, 09:21
Last Sunday, the Secretary of the Kyivan Metropolitanate (UOC-MP) of the
Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate Protopriest Vitalii
Kosovskyi visited the head of UOC-MP, Metropolitan Volodymyr,
During the conversation, the metropolitan thanked the protopriest for
organizing the celebration of the Orthodox Pancake Week where the
clergy, parishioners and Sunday school pupils gathered, and said that he
would like such events to be held in future.
Fr. Vitalii told the metropolitan about the process of construction of
the Cathedral of Annunciation in Kyiv and invited the metropolitan to
consecrate 10 dome crosses after Easter.
After the meeting, the Secretary of the Kyivan Metropolitanate noted:
“The condition of the metropolitan has improved considerably. His
beatitude actively inquired about church matters, he is in good spirits
and, as usual, jokes, showing his typical subtle sense of humour.”