Ukrainian Catholic Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Kharkiv
The Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Kharkiv (Latin: Archiepiscopi Exarchatus Charcoviensis) was established on 2 April 2014 after division of the Ukrainian Catholic Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Donetsk – Kharkiv in two Exarchates . The current, and first, Archiepiscopal Exarch is Bishop Vasyl Tuchapets, O.S.B.M.
Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Kharkiv
|Territory||Northern-Eastern Ukraine (Kharkiv, Poltava, and Sumy Oblasts)|
- Catholics (including non-members)
|Sui iuris church||Ukrainian Greek Catholic|
|Established||April 2, 2014|
|Cathedral||St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral in Kharkiv|
|Major Archbishop||Sviatoslav Shevchuk|
|Metropolitan Archbishop||Vasyl Tuchapets, O.S.B.M, Exarch of the Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Kharkiv|
It is one of only five archiepiscopal exarchates worldwide - all of them being Ukrainian Rite.
Status as Archiepiscopal ExarchateEdit
- GCatholic.org information page about the Archiepiscopal Exarchate
- Profile at catholic-hierarchy.org [self-published]