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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Arrives in Israel to Meet with Pope Francis (Video)

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, spiritual leader of over 300 million Orthodox Christian faithful worldwide, arrived in Israel today in order to meet with Pope Francis on May 25 and 26, 2014 in the Holy City of Jerusalem. At Ben...

Patriarch To Meet Pope in Jerusalem, Talk Schism’s End

Patriarch Bartholomew I, spiritual leader of 250 million Orthodox Christians, is hoping a meeting with Pope Francis in Jerusalem this month will help bring the churches together after being apart for nearly a milennia. In an interview with The Associated...

Pope Francis on Greek President Papoulias: ‘He is a Wise Man’

The Greek President Karolos Papoulias was received early on Thursday by the leader of the Catholic Church Pope Francis in the Vatican, where the two men held a forty minute-long meeting. “Congratulations are in order for your President. He is...

Greek President to Meet with Pope Francis

The Greek President, Karolos Papoulias on Friday,  March 28, will be meeting with Pope Francis in the Vatican. Papoulias will visit Rome for the inauguration of an exhibition of Greek and Italian antiquities. Papoulias will also meet his Italian counterpart...

Patriarch Bartholomew Support for Pope’s prayer Call for Syria

Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew expressed support for Pope Francis's prayer for peace in Syria and said "We will pray for peace in Syria with Pope Francis." Bartholomew said on his visit to Estonia that he welcomed the day called by...

Bartholomew Holds Warm Meeting with Pope Franciscus

The meeting between Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew has ended. In a meeting between the Pontiff and the leaders of other Christian denominations and religions, the Primate of the Throne of St. Andrew read out his salutation to...

Greek Gospels For Pope’s Enthronement

Pope Francis' March 19 enthronement ceremony, as he had requested, was kept simple and included gospels presented only in Greek, and with the presence of The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the first time the Orthodox Church has sent its...

Patriarch Bartholomew to Attend Pope Francis Inauguration

For the first time since the schism of 1054, Bartholomew I, the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, will attend the inauguration of new Pope Francis, the Vatican radio reported. The spiritual leaders of the world's Orthodox Christians will attend Pope Francis’s inaugural...