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The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in Odessa is ‘not recognised’ by the Orthodox majority

During a recent trip to Bulgaria, I discovered a people in need of pastoral care, not theological squabbling

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Pope Francis has addressed a delegation from the Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople

The leaders said they hoped the Pan-Orthodox Council would become a regular event, taking place ‘every seven to 10 years’

Pope Francis sent a message of support ahead of the opening of the Pan-Orthodox Council

Patriarch Bartholomew urges fellow leaders to attend Pan-Orthodox Council

For some even the slightest change in relations with Rome will end up with tradition being swept away

The scholars said the council is ‘an opportunity to commence a new phase of Orthodox witness’

Francis believes the moment is ‘supremely important’ for Christian witness, says Bishop Farrell