February 21, 2019 – Metropolitan Anthony of Borispol and Brovary, chancellor of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, met with His Holiness and Beatitude Iliya II, Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, at his residence in the city of Tbilisi.
Metropolitan Anthony was accompanied by Archpriest Nikolas Danilevich, vice-chairman of the UOC department for external church relations.
Present at the meeting were hierarchs of the Georgian Orthodox Church including Metropolitan Shio of Senaki and Chkhototsku, Patriarchal Locum Tenens; Metropolitan Gerasim of Zugdidi and Tsaishi, Metropolitan Andrew of Gori and Ateni; Bishop Vakhtang of Nikortsminda; Metropolitan Theodore of Akhaltsikhi and Tao-Klarjeti; Archpriest Michael Botkoveli, secretary to the Catholicos-Patriarch; Protopresbyter George Zciadze; and Archpriest Andrew Jagmadze, head of the Patriarch of Georgia press-center.
The meeting was held in a warm and fraternal atmosphere. They discussed the church situation in Ukraine in the in world of Orthodoxy.
Ukrainian Orthodox Church Information-Education Department
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