domenica 19 marzo 2023

Constantinople Patriarch to visit Lithuania next week

( Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople will pay a visit to Lithuania next week, Vilnius confirmed on Friday. Bartholomew I is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė on Tuesday. His visit will follow the Patriarchate of Constantinople's decision to reinstate five Lithuanian Orthodox priests who were defrocked last summer under the decrees of Metropolitan Innokentiy of the Lithuanian Orthodox Church, who is subordinate to the Patriarchate of Moscow. (...)