List of major archbishops of Kiev-Galicia


List of major archbishops of Kiev-Galicia

This is a list of Major Archbishops of Kiev-Galicia from the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. The head of the UGCC was the Metropolitan of Lviv from 1808–1963; then the Major Archbishop of Lviv from 1963–2005, when the see was transferred to Kiev.

Metropolitans of Kiev

* Mykhajlo Rohoza (15961599)
* Ipatij Poty (16001613)
* Josyf Veliamyn Rutsky (16131637)
* Rafajil Korsak (16371640)
* Antin Selava (16411655)
* Havryil Kolenda (16661674)
* Kyprian Zhokhovsky (16741693)
* Lev Slubych-Zalensky (16941708)
* Yury Vinnitsky (17081713)
* Lev Luka Kishka (17141728)
* Atanasy Sheptytsky (17281746)
** "vacant" (1746-1748)
* Florian Hrabnitsky (17481762)
* Feliks Filipp Volodkovich (17621778)
* Ludovik Lev Sheptytsky (17781779)
* Yason Smogorzhevsky (17801788)
* Teodor Rostotsky (17881805)
** "vacant" (1805-1808)
* Irakly Lisovsky (18081809)
* Hryhory Kokhanovich (18091815)
** "vacant" (1815-1817)
* Yosafat Bulhak (18171838)"This Metropolitan see was abolished after 1838."

Metropolitans of Lviv

* Antin Angelovych (18081814)
** "vacant" (1814-1816)
* Mykhajlo Levitsky (18161858)
* Hryhory Yakhimovich (18591866)
* Spiridon Litvinovich (18661869)
* Josyf Sembratovich (18701882)
* Sylvester Sembratovich (18821898)
* Julian Kuilovsky-Sas* (1899-1900)
* Andrey Sheptytsky (19001944)

Major Archbishops of Lviv

* Josyf Slipyj (19441984)
* Myroslav Ivan Lubachivsky (19842000)

Major Archbishop of Kiev-Galicia

* Lubomyr Husar (2000—Present)

External links

* [http://rulers.org/relig.html#old_catholic_churches Religious Leaders]
* [http://www.gcatholic.com/dioceses/diocese/lviv0.htm Major Archdiocese of Kyiv – Halyč]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of Major Archbishops of Kiev–Galicia — For Roman Catholic bishops, see Bishops of Kiev (disambiguation). This is a list of Major Archbishops of Kiev Galicia from the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. Following the Union of Brest the Metropolia of Kiev Halych and all Rus broke relations …   Wikipedia

  • List of Patriarchs and Metropolitans of Ukraine — This is a List of Metropolitans and Patriarchs of Ukraine related to the History of Christianity in Ukraine, ordered according to the jurisdictions. Contents 1 Ecumenical Patriarchate 1.1 Metropolitans of Kiev and all Rus (988–1458) 1.1.1 First… …   Wikipedia

  • Poland — /poh leuhnd/, n. a republic in E central Europe, on the Baltic Sea. 38,700,291; ab. 121,000 sq. mi. (313,400 sq. km). Cap.: Warsaw. Polish, Polska. * * * Poland Introduction Poland Background: Poland is an ancient nation that was conceived around …   Universalium

  • Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …   Universalium


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.