Εμφάνιση αναρτήσεων με ετικέτα Tom Heneghan. Εμφάνιση όλων των αναρτήσεων
Εμφάνιση αναρτήσεων με ετικέτα Tom Heneghan. Εμφάνιση όλων των αναρτήσεων

Πέμπτη, 21 Ιουλίου 2016

RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH CALLS BOYCOTTED CRETE COUNCIL ‘AN IMPORTANT EVENT’

By Tom Heneghan, Religion News Service
The Russian Orthodox Church, whose boycott of a major summit of Orthodox Christian leaders in Crete last month threatened to slow down efforts to promote greater unity, has declared the meeting “an important event in the history of the conciliar process.”

Τρίτη, 21 Ιουνίου 2016

ORTHODOX COUNCIL OPENS WITH PRIMATES CALLING FOR MORE PERMANENT CONSULTATION

 20 June 2016 | by Tom Heneghan, The Tablet

Two absent churches failed to reply to last-minute invitations from council

The long-awaited Holy and Great Council of Eastern Orthodoxy, the first in over 1,200 years, began a week of deliberations in Crete on Monday with many participants saying such meetings should become a regular institution in future.