2 developments at UOC-Kievan Patriarchate
- 2 developments at UOC-Kievan Patriarchate
1. A new position, that of Patriarchal Vicar was intoduced at the local council of the UOC-KP held in the capital today. The Vicar would automatically become locum tenens of the patriarchal throne upon the death of the head of
the church or if the patriarchwill not be able to perform his duties. The UOC-KP, so they wants to avoid the situation in the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP), when during
his illness head UOC-MP Metropolitan Vladimir bishops to make decisions that are contrary to the will of the primate.
2. The Local Council of the UOC-KP changed the Constitution of the Church in order to facilitate future association with the UOC-MP, and canonized new saints
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