sabato 4 dicembre 2021

Strong intervention of Archbishop of Athens in meeting with Pope Francis

(Orthodox Times) The intervention of the Archbishop, which is unfamiliar with his own style, before Pope Francis was bold and resounding. During his visit to the Archdiocese of Athens, Archbishop Ieronymos, in a polite and discreet manner, reminded the Pope that the Catholics did not express support during the Greek Independence War. “As the humble and vigorous leader of the Roman Catholic Church, we believe that at this historic juncture you have the courage and sincerity to consider the failures and omissions of your Fathers, who did not support the struggle of our people for freedom.” (...)