domenica 14 agosto 2022

Regno Unito
Bishop of Diokleia, Kallistos Ware, in critical condition

[Ndr. Metropolitan Kallistos is an extremely important person in the Orthodox world. He taught for many years at Oxford. He has been a great influence for many Orthodox. He has also been a member of the Joint International Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Orthodox and Catholic Churches. The ability of the Orthodox and Catholic sides of the Commission to reach agreement on the famous Ravenna document in 2007 was due in part to his great influence.
] (P.A.)
(Orthodox Times) Bishop of Diokleia, Kallistos Ware, is in critical condition. Earlier today there were rumours about his death as had been reported from the Holy Church of the Transfiguration in Coventry. Metropolitan of Belgium Athenagoras had also written in his personal account on social media that Bishop Kallistos has reposed in the Lord. However, he later deleted it. The Bishop of Diokleia has been facing health problems for some time and his condition is considered critical. Kallistos Ware is an English bishop and theologian of the Eastern Orthodox Church. (...)