Petro Mohyla biography

Petro Mohyla

Petro Mohyla   Biography Metropolitan of Kiev and Galicia – Petro Mohyla . An outstanding educator, political, church figure. The founder of the first in Eastern Europe, the Orthodox Kiev board. Author of more than 20 series of polemical sermons and books. Maecenas. Canonized by the Orthodox Church.   Peter Simeonovich Mohyla  came from the family (rulers) of Moldova and was related to the Polish magnates Potocki, Vishnevetskaya and Koretsky. Rod Graves possessed great estates in Podolia and Kiev region. In 1607, as a result of palace intrigues Mohyla father was poisoned, and Peter and his mother went to Western