Ukrainian Episcopal Conference

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Catholic Bishops of Ukraine dividing into the Conference of Roman Catholic Bishops in Ukraine (Ukrainian: Конференція Римсько-Католицьких Єпископів України, Latin: Conferentia episcoporum Ucrainae) and Synod of Bishops of Ukrainian Catholic Church (Byzantine rite) (Latin: Synod Ecclesiae Ucrainae Catholic (bycantini)). Both conferences are a member of the Council of European Bishops' Conferences.

The Synod[edit]

President of the Ukrainian Catholic Church is His Beatitude Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Archbishop and Metropolitan of Kiev in Ukraine.

The Conference of Roman Catholic bishops in Ukraine[edit]

Bureau[edit]

President: Mieczyslaw Mokrzycki, Archbishop of Lviv

Vice President and Secretary of the Commission for Liturgy and sacred art: Markijan Trofimiak, Bishop of Lutsk

Secretaries and commissions[edit]

  • Commission for Family Marian Buczek, coadjutor bishop of Lviv
  • Commission for religious women's orders, Leon Maly, Auxiliary Bishop of Lviv
  • Commission for priestly vocation, John Purwinski, Emeritus Bishop of Kyiv and Zhytomyr
  • Commission for charitable and philanthropic support, Stanislaw Shyrokoradiuk, OFM, Auxiliary Bishop of Kyiv and Zhytomyr
  • Commission for Public Relations and Mass Media, Vitalij Skomarkovsky, Auxiliary Bishop of Kyiv and Zhytomyr
  • Commission for Catechesis, Leon Dubrawski, OFM, Bishop of Kamjanets-Podilsky and Deputy Secretary John Niemiec, Auxiliary Bishop of Kamjanets-Podilski
  • Commission for Religious Order of men, Stanislaw Padewski, OFM Cap, Emeritus Bishop of Kharkiv and Zaporizhia
  • Commission on Environment and Tourism, Antal Majnek, OFM, Bishop of Mukacheve
  • Commission for the faith, Bronislaw Bernacki, Bishop of Odessa and Simferopol

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