The Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk has congratulated the leaders and Primates of Ukrainian churches on the Easter holiday.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk visited the Patriarch of Kyiv and all Rus-Ukraine Philaret at his patriarchate to congratulate on Easter, and also Locum Tenens of the Patriarchal See Metropolitan Chernivtsy and Bukovyna Onufry at his residence in Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra.
The Head of Government sent letters of congratulation on the occasion of the Easter to Patriarch Sviatoslav, Metropolitan of Lviv, President of the Conference of Roman Catholic Bishops, Archbishop Mieczysław, Primate of the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church Metropolitan of Kyiv and all Ukraine Mefodiy, Pastor of all-Ukrainian Union of Churches of Evangelical Christians-Baptists Vyacheslav Nesteruk, Bishop at Church of Christians of
the Evangelical Faith Mykhaylo Panochko and leaders of other all-Ukrainian religious associations.
In the morning Arseniy Yatsenyuk together with his wife Teresia, daughters Khrystyna and Sophia and his mother Maria Hryhoriyivna participated in the Easter Service at the Church of Saint Nicholas of Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church.