Belarusian greek catholic church london
The church is the only purposebuilt Belarusian Catholic church outside Belarus and also the first allwooden church in the city since the Great Fire of London in 1666. The cornerstone of the church, brought from the Holy Trinity Church in Druya, was laid during a ceremony presided by Archbishop Mennini and Bishop Lonchyna on 7 February 2016.The Belarusian GreekCatholic Church is a Church sui iuris of Eparchial rank, but has been sine episcopi (without hierarchy) since 1986 when Bishop Vladimir Tarasevich, OSB, of blessed memory, reposed in exile in the US. belarusian greek catholic church london
The Uniate Church also holds services in Latin Catholic churches and has a major centre with a chapel and library in Minsk. Currently, the firstever Belarusian Greek Catholic church outside Belarus is being erected in London. The structure of the Uniate Church remains weak.