Serbian Patriarch meets with Prime Minister of Greece

Church of Serbia - 5/2/17 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received Mr. Alexis Tsipras, President of the Government of the Republic of Greece, with associates at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, on 1 February 2017. The audience was attended by His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica, Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch. Source:  

Archbishop Ieronymos Urges SYRIZA Leader to Vote in Greek Presidential Ballot


 Philip Chrysopoulos - 24/12/14 According to Greek media, Archbishop Ieronymos allegedly urged SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras to vote for a new President in Parliament. Tsipras visited the Dimitrios Center for Creative Activities of the Christian “Mission” where he had a 20-minute meeting with the Archbishop. Ieronymos told him that he supports consensus and understanding between political forces. During ...

Church, SYRIZA seek understanding

24/11/2012  Signs that crisis has led to improved relations between two sides previously at odds. Tectonic shifts in the political landscape caused by Greece’s economic meltdown have fomented a tacit alliance between Orthodox Church leaders and the secular left-wing SYRIZA party, analysts say. Poised to win the next parliamentary election, whenever that may take place, SYRIZA chief Alexis ...