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Patriarchal Message for the Ecclesiastical New Year

Prot. No. 539 † B A R T H O L O M E W BY GOD’S MERCY ARCHBISHOP OF CONSTANTINOPLE-NEW ROME AND ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH TO THE PLENITUDE OF THE CHURCH GRACE, PEACE AND MERCY FROM THE MAKER OF ALL CREATION OUR LORD GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST Esteemed brethren and beloved children in the

PATRIARCHAL ENCYCLICAL FOR HOLY PASCHA

PATRIARCHAL ENCYCLICAL FOR HOLY PASCHA Prot. No. 270 † B A R T H O L O M E W BY GOD’S MERCY ARCHBISHOP OF CONSTANTINOPLE-NEW ROME AND ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH TO THE PLENITUDE OF THE CHURCH: MAY THE GRACE, PEACE AND MERCY OF CHRIST RISEN IN GLORY BE WITH YOU ALL * * * Having

Anglican-Orthodox webinar explores history along with common ground for the future

In the third in a series of webinars on bilateral dialogues, a discussion of “Anglican-Orthodox Dialogue: History, Results, Reception” as well as the Canterbury Statement “Stewards of Creation: A Hope-Filled Ecology” offered an overview of history as well as a vision for the future. Rev. Prof. Dr Jennifer Wasmuth, director of the Institute for Ecumenical

Metropolitan Athenagoras represented CROCEU at the EU High-Level Meeting with Religious Leaders on the European Way of Living

The 15th High-Level Meeting with Religious Leaders took place in an online format, on Friday, 27 November 2020. This years encounter was dedicated to the European way of living, especially in light of the pressing challenges of the Covid19 pandemic, theorist threats and migration. This was the first such meeting under the current European Commission,

The International Commission for Anglican–Orthodox Theological Dialogue (ICAOTD) – Communique for 2020 meeting

The annual plenary meeting of the International Commission for the Anglican–Orthodox Theological Dialogue (ICAOTD) due to take place in Greece in October 2020 was cancelled because of Covid restrictions. Instead, the commission gathered for a video conference on Monday 19 October 2020. The Co-Chairs of the Dialogue are Metropolitan Athenagoras of Belgium (Ecumenical Patriarchate) and

Message of His All Holiness, Patriarch Bartholomew, for the day of prayer for the protection of the Environment (01/09/2020)

Prot. No.529 †  B  A  R  T  H  O  L  O  M  E  W BY GOD’S MERCY ARCHBISHOP OF CONSTANTINOPLE-NEW ROME AND ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH TO ALL THE PLENITUDE OF THE CHURCH GRACE, PEACE AND MERCY FROM THE MAKER OF ALL CREATION OUR LORD, GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST   Dearest brother Hierarchs and beloved children

Father Boris Bobrinskoy passed away. He was the last great theologian of the School of Paris.

In the night from the 6th to the 7th August 2020 Protopresbyter of the Ecumenical Throne Boris Bobrinskoy passed away in his residence in Busy-en-Othe (France). Father Boris was dean and professor of Dogmatic Theology at St Sergius Institute, Paris, and the main priest of the Holy Trinity Parish in Paris. Boris Bobrinskoy was born

C.R.O.C.E.U. Communique on the transformation of Hagia Sofia from a Museum to a Mosque

Committee of Representatives of the Orthodox Churches to the European Union Brussels, 17 July 2020 COMMUNIQUE ON THE TRANSFORMATION OF HAGIA SOFIA FROM A MUSEUM TO A MOSQUE It is with deep grief that the members of CROCEU1 learned about the unprecedented violation of the UNESCO rules that took place in Turkey, after the Turkish

Communiqué of The Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate (June 2020)

Between June 23 – 25 2020, the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate was convened for its regular meeting of the current month at the Orthodox Center of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Chambésy, Geneva. On the first day, the chairmen of the synodal committees were engaged in their cooperative work. Many of the

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew about Earth Day 2020

Earth Day 2020 Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew This year marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, whose mission is to work with civil and faith communities for developing local solutions to global problems, including climate change, plastic pollution, and threats to biodiversity. Earth Day promotes programs ranging from low-impact actions to “a billion acts of green” to address