The Patriarchate of Constantinople Does Not Recognize the Election of the New Head of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia

The main reason is canonical violations during elections. April 2, 2014. PRAVMIR. The Patriarchate of Constantinople has issued an  official statement on the election of the new head of the Orthodox Church of the  Czech Lands and Slovakia The communiqué, in part, states: 1. The Patriarchate of Constantinople does not recognize the election of the  new head of ...

Archbishop Rostislav of Prešov Elected as the Metropolitan Primate of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia

Archbishop Rostislav of Prešov

OCP News Service 12/1/14 Europe: The extraordinary Synod held on 11th Januray 2014, has elected Archbishop  Rostislav of Prešov as the new head of  the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia. Forty nine delegates attended where 87% of the votes were made in favor of Archbishop Rostislav. Archbishop Rostislav also served as the Locum Tenens of ...