Source: Diocese of Odessa of the UOC-MP
June 2, 2016
We inform that a permament member of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, His Eminence Agafangel, Metropolitan of Odessa and Izmail, has refused to participate in the upcoming Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church.
We note that Metroplitan Agafangel was included in the delegation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church by the decision of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church on 4.19.2016 (journal no. 22).