The primate of the Epiphanian Orthodox Church of Ukraine gathered at the Kiev-Vydubitsky Mikhailovsky monastery in the capital, the sacred fire delivered from Jerusalem.
This was reported in the press service of the UCP.
“On the beautiful Easter day, April 19, 2020, His Beatitude Metropolitan Epiphanes of Kiev and of all of Ukraine met the sacred fire of Jerusalem at the Kiev-Vydubytsky monastery in the capital,” said the message.
As the press service recalled, the fire was delivered to Kiev with the help of the UIA and the Embassy of Ukraine in Israel.
At the same time, the UCP noted that due to quarantine restrictions, the distribution of fire to believers was not assured.
Epiphanes receives the sacred fire from Jerusalem / Photo: Kiev Metropolitan Press Service
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru