Communiqué on the Holy and Great Council from the Ecumenical Patriarchate

The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople - June 2016 An extraordinary session of the Sacred Endemousa Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate took place today under the presidency of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in order to review the progress of the Holy and Great Council to be convened by the grace of God in just a few ...

Announcement from the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Ecumenical Patriarchate  - April 2016 In recent months, the Ecumenical Patriarchate and His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew personally have vigilantly followed the developments and tragic conflicts generally in the Middle East and the persecution of Christians there. In this regard, His All-Holiness has in manifold ways expressed his profound concern for the serious plight of the refugees. ...

Archimandrite Irenaios Avramides Elected as Auxiliary Bishop of France

Ecumenical Patriarchate - January 2015 At the proposal of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, unanimously elected Archimandrite Irenaios Avramides of the Metropolis of France as its new Auxiliary Bishop to serve under His Eminence Metropolitan Emmanuel of France with the title Bishop of Rhegion. At the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the 13th of January, 2015 From the Chief Secretariat of ...

Communiqué of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches

March 2014 By the grace of God, the proceedings of the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Autocephalous Churches concluded today, on the Sunday of Orthodoxy. The Synaxis took place at the Phanar from 6-9 March, 2014, at the invitation and under the presidency of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, and was attended by all the ...