His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, this First Throne of Orthodox Christianity is in many ways flourishing in the tumultuous and increasingly volatile Turkey.
At the end of his General Audience on Wednesday, Pope Francis greeted the church of Constantinople, and the “beloved Patriarch Bartholomew” on the occasion of the Feast of the Apostle St Andrew.
The 14th Plenary Session of the Joint Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church completed its work in Chieti, Italy, on September 21, 2016.
Opening Address by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Inaugural Session of the Holy and Great Council
Opening Address by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Inaugural Session of the Holy and Great Council.
The concelebration of the Divine Liturgy of Pentecost at Saint Menas Cathedral in Heraklion, Crete.
His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew offers his dreams and prayers for the Holy and Great Council, meeting in Crete in late June 2016.
We have traveled here to look into your eyes, to hear your voices, and to hold your hands. We have traveled here to tell you that we care. We have traveled here because the world has not forgotten you.
Joint Declaration of Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos
On Saturday, April 15, 2016, Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop of Athens Hieronimos visited the Greek Island of Lesvos where thousands of refugees from middle East live in migrant facilities.
Patriarchal and Synodical Encyclical on the Convocation of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church.
Official Announcement and Agreed Texts of the Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Churches Regarding the Holy and Great Synod 2016.