The Pope is particularly close to the Orthodox Church of Constantinople and has met with their patriarch, Bartholomew I, several times.
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‘We glorify the Almighty for the bonds of fraternity and friendship existing between the See of St. Peter and the See of St. Mark.’
NEWS ANALYSIS: The historic council ended Sunday, leaving more questions than answers.
Following their historic encounter, the Pope praised the Patriarch’s humility and deep desire for unity.
Robert Moynihan was inspired by St. John Paul II to create the Urbi et Orbi Foundation.
At Pope Francis’ direction, the Vatican has restored a faculty it suppressed 85 years ago.
Christian leaders from the region insist that a sound pastoral approach to family issues must be grounded in authentic doctrinal teaching.