Funeral of Patriarch Myroslav Ivan (Cardinal Lubachivsky)

Monday, April 30, 2012

Patriarch Myroslav Ivan (Lubachivsky)  replaced Patriarch Iosif (Slipyj) seat in 1984 when his predecessor died in Rome. He is the first post-Soviet Ukrainian Greek Catholic Patriarch to return to his former seat in Lviv, later in 2005 will be moved to Kyiv. He died in December 14, 2000 and was replaced by Cardinal Lubomyr (Husar) as the Major Archbishop of Lviv-Halych, and in 2005 Major Archbishop of Kyiv-Halych. He is buried in the crypt of St. George's Cathedral, Lviv. Video of his funeral


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