Orthodox Christians mark 1,700th anniversary of edict of Milan

By Aleksandar Vasovic Editing by Zoran Radosavljevic and Andrew Roche 6/10/13 NIS, Serbia (Reuters) - Eight Orthodox Christian leaders, dignitaries from other faiths, politicians and thousands of others on Sunday celebrated the anniversary of the Edict of Milan, which established toleration for Christianity in the Roman Empire 1,700 years ago. Roman Catholic Pope Francis was not present at the liturgy ...