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The Russian Orthodox Church has expressed its regret over the decision by the Church of England to allow women bishops, saying it is a diversion from the “initial church order” and follows “modern liberal trends.” Metroplitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Orthodox church's external relations, told Interfax...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
Message of the IV Catholic-Orthodox European Forum Minsk, Belarus, 2 to 6 June 2014 The IV Catholic-Orthodox Forum on Religion and Cultural Diversity: Challenges for the Christian Churches in …read more
Pope Francis this morning received in private audienceAram I, Catholicos of the Apostolic Armenian Church of Cilicia. Before a moment of prayer in the Redemptoris Mater chapel, the Holy …read more
In response to numerous requests for information and clarification on the announcement of an Ecumenical Council in the year 2025, and after consultation with Fr. Federico Lombardi, SJ, …read more
On June 5, Aram I, Catholicos of the Armenian Apostolic Church of Cilicia, will visit Rome to meet with Pope Francis. Aram I was elected Catholicos of Cilicia of Antelias in 1995. The …read more
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will meet Pope Francis at the Vatican next month, Lambeth Palace has announced. The Anglican leader will be received by the Pope in private …read more