- Jan 17, 2020
Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church says only religion can overcome terrorism, but his top deputy is skeptical about unity between Catholic and Orthodox Christians.
Pope Francis will visit Bari for an “an ecumenical encounter for peace” focused on the situation in the Middle East.
‘Santa Clause is coming to town’ and Italians can’t wait, as a relic of the gift-giving saint returns from its two month stay in Russia back to the southern Italian city of Bari. Thousands of Russian Orthodox queued to see the relics in Moscow, in what has become an historic ecumenical milestone for Catholic-Orthodox relations.