The leader of the OPPOSITION BLOC faction, Vadym Novynskyi, is taking part in celebrations on the occasion the day of the heavenly patron of the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Metropolitan Onufry, as well as the fifth anniversary of the enthronement and 75th anniversary in the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra in Kyiv.
“It’s not easy to live without an example of true faith. Such an example of faith, wisdom and fortitude is the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Onufry. This is a very humble and patient person. And for all of us, he is an example of true faith and life in Christ,” said Vadym Novynskyi, congratulating the Primate.
At this moment, the festive Divine Liturgy is going to begin at the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra on the square in front of the Assumption Cathedral.
Thousands of believers and representatives of the Orthodox Local Churches who have come to Kyiv to express support for the UOC believers and Metropolitan Onufry are taking part in the festive divine service.