The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC MP) will remain in existence after Ukraine forms its own autocephalous national church, but the Russian church will be “marginalized, reduced in size and cease to be influential in the Orthodox world,” according to Andriy Yurash, a specialist on the politics of religion at Lviv University.…

via Moscow Patriarchate’s Church in Ukraine will survive autocephaly, but as marginal force, Yurash says — Euromaidan Press

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