A unified Church in Ukraine: the United States made a statement

Единая церковь в Украине: США сделали заявление

USA as a historical event the results of the unification Cathedral in Kiev, which was elected head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Epiphany, reports the observer.

“We welcome Ukraine on today’s historic Cathedral to create a local independent Ukrainian Orthodox Church, and we warmly welcome Metropolitan Epiphanios as the head of the new Church,” – said in a statement the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine in Twitter.

The U.S. Embassy added that “tolerance and moderation are the key to a peaceful transition”, calling for peaceful coexistence of citizens with different religious affiliations.