His Grace Bishop Gideon retired for health reasons

20 March 2023

On June 20, 2023, a meeting of the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church was held at the Holy Dormition Kiev-Pechersk Lavra under the head of the Blessed Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine Onufriy.

Having heard the report of the Right Reverend Bishop Gideon of Makariv, the Synod called for the health camp of the vicar of the Kiev Metropolia and monastic priest of the Rizdva Most Holy Mother of God of the Tithes Monastery of Kiev.