mercoledì 15 marzo 2017

Istanbul Religious Council Chair Withdraws His Candidacy
The tumultuous start to the election of a new patriarch in Istanbul took another unexpected turn Tuesday, when the head of the Istanbul Patriarchate’s Religious Council, Bishop Sahak Mashalian withdrew his candidacy for the locum tenens position urging his supporters to cast their votes for another cleric vying for office, Radio Agos reported. (...)