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  • 25 April 2019, 12:06 | Ecumenical Patriarchate | 

    Patriarch Bartholomew congratulates newly elected President of Ukraine

    Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew has congratulated Volodymyr Zelensky on his election as the new President of Ukraine.

  • 11 March 2019, 09:07 | Inter-Orthodox relations | 

    Patriarch Bartholomew presents to Albanian Primate evidence of legitimacy of bishop ordinations in OCU

    Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew sent a letter to Archbishop Anastasios, ​​the Primate of the Albanian Church. In it, he once again emphasizes that he acted according to the ecclesiastical tradition, using the privileges that the Constantinople Patriarchate was vested with by the Ecumenical Councils. He provides historical examples that the Ecumenical Patriarch approved autocephaly and patriarchy, as well as reinstated the exiled bishops, TVA reports citing Tserkvarium.

  • 8 September 2018, 18:49 | Monitoring

    Kirill and Bartholomew at odds over Ukraine

    'The stubbornness of the Moscow Patriarchate has caused the division which the people of Ukraine still suffer' said Bartholomew. The Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch has defended his right to settle church disputes in Ukraine, after meeting Patriarch Kirill of Russia to discuss demands for an autocephalous, or self-governing Ukrainian church.