The government is putting pressure on the hierarchs of the canonical Church, so they participated in the illegal unification Council.
Comments about this correspondent of ГолосUA said the people’s Deputy of Ukraine Vadim Novinsky.
“It (the searches – approx. Ed.) nothing like pressure on the canonical hierarchs of our Church. Their Petro Poroshenko and the administration is trying to force to ensure that they participated in this illegal unification Council, the so-called new Church,” – said the Deputy.
According to V. Novinsky, the clergy do not want to participate in this meeting.
“But they need to do to show in front of the Istanbul that all of the Church, and the schismatic UOC taking part in this Cathedral. But they (the government – approx. Ed.) it does not work. To exert pressure and force them to come to this Cathedral, conducted these activities of the SBU. That is, our security service has evolved with the security of the state security service Poroshenko. They carry out his orders. And it was necessary to Institute against Poroshenko himself, because he is the source of incitement to religious hatred. Against Filaret,” said he.
We will remind, employees of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has carried out the authorized searches in the Zhytomyr and Ovruch dioceses of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP).