Ukrainian Catholic Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Lutsk

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The Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Lutsk was established on 15 January 2008 from the Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Kyiv – Vyshhorod (which has now become the Ukrainian Catholic Major Archeparchy of Kyiv-Halych. The current, and first, archiepiscopal exarch is Archbishop Josaphat Hovera. It is one of the only three archiepiscopal exarchates which exist in the world - all being Ukrainian Rite.

Status as Archiepiscopal Exarchate[edit]

Further information: Exarch

As Major Archbishops have similar authority to that of Patriarchs, Archiepiscopal Exarchates similarly have roughly the same status in canon law as Patriarchal Exarchates.

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Coordinates: 50°45′00″N 25°19′00″E / 50.7500°N 25.3167°E / 50.7500; 25.3167